The Power of a Plant – Green Bronx Machine

Globally acclaimed teacher, Stephen Ritz, author of "The Power of a Plant" shows how in one of the nation’s poorest communities, his students thrive...

Green Sense Radio Show: Top Trends in Agriculture

What's trending in Agriculture Jan. 3, 2016 2016 - the year in urban farming. Chris Higgins of Urban Ag News gives us an update on the...

USDA Officials Tour New York City’s “Urban Ag” Successes

Tout Microloans as a Critical Factor   BROOKLYN, NY, Dec. 20, 2016 — The U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) Farm Service Agency (FSA) Administrator Val Dolcini...

Thank You and Next Steps from the Coalition for Sustainable Organics

Eighteen months ago, the outlook for hydroponic, aquaponic, and containerized growing methods in the National Organic Program looked bleak.  A small, yet vocal, minority...

Fluence Bioengineering Achieves Breakthrough in Horticulture Lighting Efficacy According to University Studies

Recent tests conducted by Rutgers University and Utah State University confirm the Fluence VYPRx PLUS lighting system has achieved an efficacy 21 percent greater...

City Farms

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

Indoor Ag-Con Returns to Las Vegas to Discuss Farm Economics and New Technology Trends...

Indoor Ag-Con – the indoor agriculture industry’s premier conference – will be returning to Las Vegas for the fifth year on May 3-4, 2017...

Grow-Tech to join Dümmen Orange

NL De Lier / US South Portland, May - Grow-Tech LLC., (Maine-USA) developer and manufacturer of grow plugs and microgreen growing media is joining...

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...

CEAC Greenhouse Plant Physiology and Technology Course – Week 7-1

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...

Water Conservation and Treatment Webinar Series for Greenhouse and Nursery Growers, 2017

Learn about the latest water treatment and conservation research in these free webinars! Researchers from Clean WateR3 (cleanwater3.org), a federally-funded research team, are focused...

University of Florida offers online greenhouse training courses

Growers at all levels of experience can benefits from four week courses. For the second year, the University of Florida Institute of Food and Agricultural...

Moleaer™ Launches nanoBoost™, the Most Efficient Oxygen Delivery Mechanism for Commercial Greenhouses

Company announces commercial partnership with Hort Americas LOS ANGELES – Moleaer Inc., the leading manufacturer of industrial scale nanobubble generators, expands its innovative product line with...

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...

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