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Tour de Fresh Announces Exciting Changes to 5th Annual Ride

As The California Giant Foundation prepares for the fifth annual Tour de Fresh, support from inside and outside the industry continues to pour into the event...

University of Florida Greenhouse Training Online course in Weed Management

Join over 700 growers who have successfully graduated from Greenhouse Training Online courses offered by the University of Florida IFAS Extension (UF). This new...

Official opening of the World Horti Center

  The World Horti Center will have its official Grand Opening on Wednesday March 7, 2018 in The Netherlands. The World Horti Center will introduce everyone...

New partnership to drive innovation in perennial fruits

AgTech solutions company Autogrow and Plant & Food Research today signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) confirming their intention to collaborate in the development of...

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...

Global Forum for Innovations in Agriculture to be held in Abu Dhabi to tackle...

Alongside the region’s first ever dedicated B2B event for honey production apiARAB, and VIV MEA the world’s leading expo for poultry and livestock production. The...

North American growers welcome new tool to manage light

“Giving growers the tools to manage light quality is one of our specialities,” says Chris Higgins, General Manager of Hort Americas. “For example, we...

Aponix extended the NFT idea into the 3rd dimension with their vertical barrel

The Aponix vertical barrel is a new concept that facilitates setup of high-density growth spaces for soil-less production by taking the NFT concept to...

2017 International Symposium on growing media, soilless cultivation, and compost utilization in horticulture

The 2017 International Symposium on Growing Media, Soilless Cultivation, and Compost Utilization in Horticulture.  The meeting will be held on the campus of Portland State...

Urban Produce Looks to Hire Experienced Growers for Expansion Into Other Countries

Irvine, CA, September 2016 – Urban Produce, Orange County’s CEA indoor organic vertical farm has entered into phase two of its expansion program and...

National fresh food distributor giving local farmers $75,000

Registration to win grants for sustainability projects now​ ​open​ to local farms nationwide. MONTEREY, CA (November 2017) – National produce distributor PRO*ACT is proud to...
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Valoya expands its selection of professional LED grow lights

The Valoya C-series is complemented with the C75 DIM, a 1475 mm (5 feet) model in addition to the previously launched 1200 and 1800...

OsmoBot Pre-Sale: Online Hydroponic Monitors

Osmo Systems, Inc., a hydroponic monitoring company based in Berkeley, California, is launching a pre-sale on Kickstarter of their flagship monitor, OsmoBot Hydro. Starting...
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A Shout-Out from The New York Times

The New York Times gave us a shout-out! Urban Ag News founder Chris Higgins and the online magazine Urban Ag News were cited by The...

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