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...

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...

LED Grow Lights Can Drastically Speed Up Flowering

Faster flowering can result in significant savings and better profitability for plant breeders. Various conditions can affect the flowering speed, but the quality of...

Alstroemerias to flower with Philips LED lights

Eindhoven, Netherlands – Philips Lighting (Euronext Amsterdam ticker: LIGHT), a global leader in lighting, today announced that the Dutch alstroemeria grower Hoogenboom Alstroemeria is...
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The National Strawberry Sustainability Initiative (NSSI) leads a critical research survey

The National Strawberry Sustainability Initiative (NSSI) is leading efforts to identify the critical research and outreach needs of the strawberry industry and to develop...

TruLeaf Closes $8.5-million Round of Financing Former executive of Scotiabank joins TruLeaf board...

TORONTO, ON/BIBLE HILL, NS  -  TruLeaf Sustainable Agriculture Ltd. (TruLeaf), the indoor, multi-level farming company from Bible Hill, Nova Scotia has closed an $8.5-million...

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...

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