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...

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: Founding Farmer Robert Colangelo...

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. [youtube https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=3UAoS8hKeBo] Local Roots...

Japanese Vertical Farming Leaders visit USA Agriculture Heartland

East Meets West: Urban Ag News and the Japan Plant Factory Association come together for Nor Cal Networking Event Urban Ag News and the Japan Plant...

PlantLab: My First Indoor Ag Crush

Lately I have realized I need to be more objective and less complimentary towards my subjects and subject matter. It’s important I create get-to-the-point...

Green Sense Radio Show: Capital and Funding in Urban Agriculture

Capital and Funding in Urban Agriculture Nov. 16, 2016 Chris Higgins of Urban Ag News has a look on Growing Green, our feature on urban agriculture.   About...

Colorado Aquaponics and Ceres Greenhouse Solutions Announce Strategic Partnership to Bring Energy-Efficient Aquaponic Greenhouses...

Colorado Aquaponics and Ceres Greenhouse Solutions – two Colorado –based independent businesses – announced that they will partner to create super energy-efficient aquaponic greenhouses....

Preparing to build a commercial hydroponic greenhouse vegetable facility

Originally published in Urban Ag Products Issue 1 There are many factors to consider before starting a greenhouse vegetable operation. greenhouse grower Richard Billekens discusses...

2017 International Symposium on growing media, soilless cultivation, and compost utilization in horticulture

The 2017 International Symposium on Growing Media, Soilless Cultivation, and Compost Utilization in Horticulture.  The meeting will be held on the campus of Portland State...

Industry feedback sought on proposed horticultural lighting label

Horticultural lighting researchers are asking for industry feedback on a proposed performance label that would provide uniform information on lamps used for horticultural applications. Sponsored...

HydroGarden heralded as leading innovator in EEF’s Future Manufacturing Awards

Coventry-based pioneer of hydroponics, HydroGarden, has been recognised for its innovative vertical-farming system, VydroFarm, in the EEF’s Future of Manufacturing Regional Awards 2016. HydroGarden won...

The City of Atlanta’s Inaugural Aglanta Conference Where Growing Opportunity Meets Thriving Community

We invite you to attend the Aglanta Conference on February 19, 2017 at The Georgia Railroad Freight Depot. The Aglanta Conference is a gathering to showcase...

The fruit of the vine at Cal Poly San Luis Obispo

Viticulture (from the Latin word for vine) is the science, production, and study of grapes. A branch of the science of horticulture, viticulture deals with...

OsmoBot Pre-Sale: Online Hydroponic Monitors

Osmo Systems, Inc., a hydroponic monitoring company based in Berkeley, California, is launching a pre-sale on Kickstarter of their flagship monitor, OsmoBot Hydro. Starting...

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