Online Farm Training Program Upstart University Grows – Survey Reveals Why

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 building […]

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

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 of […]

Green Sense Radio Show: Top Trends in Agriculture

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 […]

Lighting in greenhouses and vertical farms course at Wageningen University

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 […]

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

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 […]

LED Grow Lights Can Drastically Speed Up Flowering

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 the […]

Alstroemerias to flower with Philips LED lights

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 moving […]

The National Strawberry Sustainability Initiative (NSSI) leads a critical research survey

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 a […]

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

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

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 equity-finance […]

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

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 on […]

The Agricultural Marketing Service (AMS) National Organic Program (NOP) announces new draft guidance document: “Calculating the Percentage of Organic Ingredients in Multi-Ingredient Products”

The Agricultural Marketing Service (AMS) National Organic Program (NOP) announces new draft guidance document: “Calculating the Percentage of Organic Ingredients in Multi-Ingredient Products”

The Agricultural Marketing Service (AMS) National Organic Program (NOP) is pleased to announce the posting of a new draft guidance document: “Calculating the Percentage of […]

AMS Announces Final Guidance-Classification of Materials-Materials for Organic Crop Production

AMS Announces Final Guidance-Classification of Materials-Materials for Organic Crop Production

The Agricultural Marketing Service (AMS) National Organic Program (NOP) is pleased to inform that that following final guidance was announced today in the Federal Register: […]

Green Sense Radio Show: Organic Foods

Green Sense Radio Show: Organic Foods

Organic Foods Nov. 28, 2016 Chris Higgins of Urban Ag News has at organic foods, our feature on urban agriculture.   About Green Sense Radio: […]

Local Roots Discloses Its Global Sustainable Indoor Farming Initiative

Local Roots Discloses Its Global Sustainable Indoor Farming Initiative

Local Roots Farms, the LA–based indoor farming company, will now build indoor farming projects across the country to serve its commercial customers. Local Roots Farms, […]