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...

Priva opens new branch office in Australia

In September 2016, Priva opened a new branch office in Victoria, Australia. This is the 18th office of the Dutch family-owned business and will...

Aponix extended the NFT idea into the 3rd dimension with their vertical barrel

The Aponix vertical barrel is a new concept that facilitates setup of high-density growth spaces for soil-less production by taking the NFT concept to...

Making Urban Ag Happen in LA – A Gathering of Thinkers & Leaders

I recently had the opportunity to attend an event in Los Angeles hosted by urban farm start-up, Local Roots Farms. It was sponsored by...

Millstadt Young Plants and N.G. Heimos Greenhouses hold their 9th Annual Poinsettia Trial and...

N.G. Heimos Greenhouses and Millstadt Young Plants announce the 9th annual Poinsettia Trial and Open House November 17, 2016 Registration is avalable by contacting Susie...

Urban Ag News listed by FoodTank as one of the Nineteen Magazines for People...

FoodTank is a website that is focused on building a global community for safe, healthy, nourished eaters. They spotlight environmentally, socially, and economically sustainable ways...

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