Where Plant Factories Are Made – Exploring the JPFA with Jacob Eisenberg

Where Plant Factories Are Made – Exploring the JPFA with Jacob Eisenberg

By Jacob Eisenberg, Editor of Agri-Futures The Mecca of all vertical farming can be found an hour outside Tokyo, a city often heralded as the world’s largest […]

Nanobubbler generator delivers dissolved oxygen for improved plant growth

Nanobubbler generator delivers dissolved oxygen for improved plant growth

Hort Americas is excited to announce that it has been appointed the exclusive distributor of the Moleaer Inc. nanoBoost Nanobubble Generator. The generator delivers a […]

Indoor Ag-Con Asia introduces pitch competition with S$150,000 in cash grant prizes

Indoor Ag-Con Asia introduces pitch competition with S$150,000 in cash grant prizes

The indoor agriculture industry has grown rapidly as consumer demand for fresh, local produce anytime, anywhere is forcing shifts in global supply chains. Indoor Ag-Con […]

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

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 […]

Thank You and Next Steps from the Coalition for Sustainable Organics

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 in […]

Plantagon is building 10 underground city farms in Stockholm

Plantagon is building 10 underground city farms in Stockholm

Urban Agriculture just got serious! Plantagon is building 10 underground city farms in Stockholm – and locals are invited to join in… STOCKHOLM, SWEDEN (December […]

FFAR Crops in Controlled Environments Convening Event

FFAR Crops in Controlled Environments Convening Event

Growers, CEOs and scientists from 27 businesses, 7 universities and the USDA joined FFAR at the IBM Research headquarters in Yorktown Heights, New York on […]

Send an Organic Message to Congress

Send an Organic Message to Congress

Send a message to your representatives that you support the NOSB’s decision to uphold aquaponics’ and hydroponics’ Organic eligibility Click here for a Sample letter to […]

CEAC Greenhouse Plant Physiology and Technology Course – Week 9-2

CEAC Greenhouse Plant Physiology and Technology Course – Week 9-2

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 […]

National fresh food distributor giving local farmers $75,000

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 9-1

CEAC Greenhouse Plant Physiology and Technology Course – Week 9-1

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 […]

No changes to organic standards for containers, hydroponics and aquaponics

No changes to organic standards for containers, hydroponics and aquaponics

National Organic Standards Board Rejects Recommendation to Remove Container, Hydroponic and Aquaponic Production Methods from Eligibility for USDA Organic Certification. The members of the NOSB […]

CEAC Greenhouse Plant Physiology and Technology Course – Week 8-3

CEAC Greenhouse Plant Physiology and Technology Course – Week 8-3

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 […]

GLASE seeks industry involvement in research of controlled environment agriculture

GLASE seeks industry involvement in research of controlled environment agriculture

GLASE, the Greenhouse Lighting and Systems Engineering Consortium, is a partnership among growers, plant physiologists and horticulturists, trade groups, produce buyers, agriculture engineers, lighting manufacturers, […]