Canadian researchers advance supplemental lighting for the greenhouse industry

By Brian Poel, originally published in LightHort New technologies in controlled-environment agriculture allow growers to manage crop production in ways like never before. Dr. Xiuming...

Pinewell Capital Acquires One of the Industry Leading Pioneers of High Pressure Fog Manufacturers...

March 20, 2017, SCOTTSDALE, Az. – Pinewell Capital, a private equity investment firm, announced today they have completed the acquisition of Chandler, Arizona based Fogco...

Urban Crops announces corporate name change to Urban Crop Solutions

As of today Urban Crops will change its name to Urban Crop Solutions, highlighting the core of the company being a global turnkey solution...

Insecticides Labeled for Greenhouse-grown Leafy Greens and Herbs

Leafy green and herb greenhouse growers should verify that edible crops are on the insecticide labels when treating for insect pests. Use this handy...

Second in Seedstock ‘Future of Food’ Field Trip Series to Focus on Community Development

LOS ANGELES - Mar. 7, 2017 -- Slated for Friday, March 17, 2017, the 'Future of Food – Community Development Field Trip' will visit a series of innovative...

Jungle Talks matches top entrepreneurs with international talent

Students meet future employers in virtual jungle To match inspiring horticultural entrepreneurs online with top talent, is what this new Jungle Talks concept is all...

NOSB Crops Subcommittee Preparing to Release Discussion Document on Role of Hydroponics in USDA...

The Crops Subcommittee of the National Organic Standards Board voted to release in time for the Spring 2017 NOSB meeting a discussion document for...

Modular Farms creates portable industry leading hydroponic growing technologies

Modular Farms was founded in 2015 and is a Canadian designer and manufacturer of modular, turnkey containerized farming systems. The farm modules, which retail...

Cybernated Farm Systems, A New Player in Sustainable Agro-Tech

Portsmouth, RI., USA – February 7, 2017 Cybernated Farm Systems (CFS) is a new sustainable agro-tech company working to help improve the way in which...

Growtainers® custom build for a US food retailer and on site production

CEA Advisors & Growtainers® promises even more global excitement in Indoor Farming and Controlled Environment Agriculture in 2017. After more than a year of...

Online Farm Training Program Upstart University Grows – Survey Reveals Why

Upstart University - an online training program for modern farmers - launched March 16, 2015. In under two years, it built 30+ courses on...

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: 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...

Lighting in greenhouses and vertical farms course at Wageningen University

Course: Lighting in greenhouses and vertical farms 3-5 April 2017 Wageningen, The Netherlands Do you want to improve the use of LED lighting in greenhouse production or...

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