The Aquaponics Association releases tentative schedule for their Putting Down Roots 2017 Conference

The Aquaponics Association releases tentative schedule for their Putting Down Roots 2017 Conference

Tentative Schedule The Aquaponics Association 2017 Conference, Putting Down Roots, is about growing more of our food with aquaponics.  We will become the backbone of […]

CEAC Greenhouse Plant Physiology and Technology Course – Week 6-1

CEAC Greenhouse Plant Physiology and Technology Course – Week 6-1

Urban Ag News proud to feature Dr. Chieri Kubota’s class on Greenhouse Plant Physiology and Technology. Dr. Kubota was a professor at the University of Arizona and has […]

USDA to ban hydroponic, aquaponic and aeroponic techniques from organic certification

USDA to ban hydroponic, aquaponic and aeroponic techniques from organic certification

Crops Subcommittee of National Organic Standards Board Sends Forward Formal Recommendation to Ban Hydroponics, Aquaponics and Aeroponics While Proposing Limits on Other Forms of Container […]

Workshop: HVAC Fundamentals for Growing Indoors

Workshop: HVAC Fundamentals for Growing Indoors

How to leverage environmental control for profitability Whether you’re growing in a greenhouse, warehouse, or container, climate management is key to the success of your […]

Nanochemistry Innovator Debuts GrowBlade™ Flat-Panel Growlights at NYC AgTech Week

Nanochemistry Innovator Debuts GrowBlade™ Flat-Panel Growlights at NYC AgTech Week

SAN FRANCISCO– Light Polymers, a nanochemistry startup with R&D operations in Silicon Valley, Taiwan and Korea, is debuting their GrowBlade™ flat-panel horticulture lighting at the third […]

CEAC Greenhouse Plant Physiology and Technology Course – Week 5-3

CEAC Greenhouse Plant Physiology and Technology Course – Week 5-3

Urban Ag News proud to feature Dr. Chieri Kubota’s class on Greenhouse Plant Physiology and Technology. Dr. Kubota was a professor at the University of Arizona and is […]

Village Farms donates to relief efforts for victims of Hurricane Harvey

Village Farms donates to relief efforts for victims of Hurricane Harvey

A vast expanse of 600 miles separates Village Farms’ greenhouse in Marfa, Texas from Houston but the distance to the heart is much closer.  Bright […]

CEAC Greenhouse Plant Physiology and Technology Course – Week 5-2

CEAC Greenhouse Plant Physiology and Technology Course – Week 5-2

Urban Ag News proud to feature Dr. Chieri Kubota’s class on Greenhouse Plant Physiology and Technology. Dr. Kubota was a professor at the University of Arizona and is […]

CEAC Greenhouse Plant Physiology and Technology Course – Week 5-1

CEAC Greenhouse Plant Physiology and Technology Course – Week 5-1

Urban Ag News proud to feature Dr. Chieri Kubota’s class on Greenhouse Plant Physiology and Technology. Dr. Kubota was a professor at the University of Arizona and is […]

Horticultural Lighting Metrics

Horticultural Lighting Metrics

Ian Ashdown, P. Eng., FIES Senior Scientist, SunTracker Technologies.   It was all so easy until recently. Plants require light in order to grow, and […]

Local by Atta rebuilds vertical farm with GE LEDs after devastating fire

Local by Atta rebuilds vertical farm with GE LEDs after devastating fire

Hort Americas has conducted a new case study with Local by Atta. Local by Atta — located inMoncton, New Brunswick, Canada — produces a variety […]

CEAC Greenhouse Plant Physiology and Technology Course – Week 4-2

CEAC Greenhouse Plant Physiology and Technology Course – Week 4-2

Urban Ag News proud to feature Dr. Chieri Kubota’s class on Greenhouse Plant Physiology and Technology. Dr. Kubota was a professor at the University of Arizona and is […]

Hort Americas Offers OSRAM Horticultural LED Lights

Hort Americas Offers OSRAM Horticultural LED Lights

Hort Americas is now offering OSRAM’s ZELION HL300 series of horticultural LED fixtures including controls and accessories. One of main advantages of the fixtures is […]

CEAC Greenhouse Plant Physiology and Technology Course – Week 4-1

CEAC Greenhouse Plant Physiology and Technology Course – Week 4-1

Urban Ag News proud to feature Dr. Chieri Kubota’s class on Greenhouse Plant Physiology and Technology. Dr. Kubota was a professor at the University of Arizona and is […]