Plant Pathologist Jaimin Patel Joins the Lighting Research Center at Rensselaer

The Lighting Research Center (LRC) at Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute today announced that world-renowned plant pathologist Jaimin Patel, Ph.D., has joined the center, further strengthening...

Urban Produce Now Under New Management

Irvine, California The landmark indoor vertical farm, Urban Produce, LLC is now under new management. Based in Irvine, California, Urban Produce previously grew micro greens,...
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Key factors for optimal crop production in greenhouses and vertical farms by Professor Leo...

Greenhouses and vertical farms around the world are faced with many of the same questions  and obstacles when learning to manage crop production in...

Japanese food producers harvest the benefits of vertical farming with special LED lighting

Indoor crop trials with Innovatus and Delicious Cook provide fresh and safe produce close to customers in the Japanese urbanized areas of Kanto and...

On Our Urban Ag Radar: Freedom Farms Makes Farming Cool Again; Verdura Designs for...

The Farm Kings Make Me Want to Move to Pennsylvania - Today There are a lot of things I'm envious about at Freedom Farms, run...

The City of Atlanta’s Inaugural Aglanta Conference Where Growing Opportunity Meets Thriving Community

We invite you to attend the Aglanta Conference on February 19, 2017 at The Georgia Railroad Freight Depot. The Aglanta Conference is a gathering to showcase...

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...

Mayor Bowser Commits DC to International Food and Sustainability Pact

Thursday, January 25, 2018 Pact Commits to Providing a Healthy, Sustainable, and Equitable Food System (WASHINGTON, DC) – Today, Mayor Bowser and Madison, Wisconsin Mayor Paul...

CEAC Greenhouse Plant Physiology and Technology Course – Week 3-2

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...

Agra Tech is building high-tech greenhouses

Agra Tech, Inc. in Pittsburg, CA, is a manufacturer of commercial greenhouse systems. They’ve recently unveiled several new High Quality videos that tell the...

CommercialWaste: The EU referendum and the environment: what next?

A comparison between environmental arguments to stay and leave. It is without doubt that Britain is poised to make one of the most important decisions...

The Green Miracle of the Bronx to Deliver Aglanta’s Keynote

Hearing Stephen Ritz of Green Bronx Machine speak is a sensational experience. Stephen’s energetic style fully engages by binding the listener on a journey...

Green Sense Radio Show: Robert Colangelo and Chris Higgins talk about container farms

Container Farms Sept. 4, 2016 Chris Higgins of Urban Ag News gives us an update on container farms around the world. About Green Sense Radio: Founding Farmer Robert...

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by 60 Minutes Australia Columbia University Environmental Health Sciences Professor Dickson Despommier discusses the future of farming with 60 Minutes reporter Michael Usher. >>> More...

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