Farm Ecology

Farm Ecology: Controlling Costs from Lessons Learned

One need not look far to understand that in the nascent industry of indoor vertical farming reside both appearance and reality. Between the two...
Kansas State University Urban Food Systems Symposium

Kansas State’s Urban Food Systems Symposium

The 2016 Urban Food Systems Symposium will be held June 22-25 at the Kansas State University Olathe campus in the metropolitan region of Kansas...

Interview with Paolo Marenghi of Auroras: Integrating Hardware, Software and Agriculture

It did not take long to realize the founder of Auroras (www.auroras.eu), Paolo Marenghi, was a kindred spirit. He may also be a distant...

NPR Broadcast: The Search For Tastier Supermarket Tomatoes: A Tale In 3 Acts

NPR June 3, 20164:58 AM ET Heard on Morning Edition By Dan Charles   One of my fondest childhood memories is of eating tomatoes. We picked them in the...

New York Sun Works Youth Conference

Photos from Ny SunWorks Youth Conference on June 2, 2016. Read the full article in Issue 14!

National Agricultural Leaders To Gather in Virginia Beach With Goal Of Strengthening Support of...

More than 700 agricultural leaders from across the country will gather in Virginia Beach September 20-22 to identify ways to secure the future success...

Fluence Bioengineering Achieves Breakthrough in Horticulture Lighting Efficacy According to University Studies

Recent tests conducted by Rutgers University and Utah State University confirm the Fluence VYPRx PLUS lighting system has achieved an efficacy 21 percent greater...
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Valoya expands its selection of professional LED grow lights

The Valoya C-series is complemented with the C75 DIM, a 1475 mm (5 feet) model in addition to the previously launched 1200 and 1800...

Tomato growers convinced of robotics – Three growers take a head start with the...

PRESS RELEASE During last month’s GreenTech 2016, the Priva De-Leafing Robot was introduced to the market. This robot is the first product, worldwide, that provides...

New High Tech Farm Sprouting Up in Humbolt County

American Hydroponics of Arcata and the Humbolt County Office of Education are partnering to build a high production year-round hydroponic vegetable production facility in...
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Urban Produce Named 2016 Small Business of the Year

Orange County Business Journal honors Urban Produce at 17th Annual Awards Gala  Irvine, CA, June 2016 – Urban Produce received the prestigious 2016 Small Business Award at the...
Hydropods

Denver-based Hydropods, Inc. Now Shipping Line of Connected Grow Controllers and Sensor Modules

PRESS RELEASE DENVER, CO – Hydropods, Inc. has announced that the Hydropods Environment Controller and Hydropods Nutrient Controller are now shipping to customers. These cloud-based...
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New organic product promises to increase yields for conventional growers

Enriched Biochar Biology Blend, a new substrate additive designed to increase yields was launched in June to coincide with the first day of the...

Agra Tech is building high-tech greenhouses

Agra Tech, Inc. in Pittsburg, CA, is a manufacturer of commercial greenhouse systems. They’ve recently unveiled several new High Quality videos that tell the...

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