Study Finds Philips LED Lights Provide Improved Energy Efficiency and Production for Growing Food...

University of Arizona and Philips Lighting collaborated to create improved lighting for plant production in Mars-lunar greenhouses Non-water-cooled LED lights used 56 percent less energy;...

Critical Foodscapes: what does the future hold for urban gardening?

A One Day Conference on July 7, 2016 at the University of Warwick, UK Confirmed Keynote: Dr Chiara Tornaghi (Centre for Agroecology, Water and Resilience, Coventry University,...

The Diane Rehm Show: The Growth Of Large-Scale Indoor Urban Farming

The face of agriculture is dramatically changing in and around cities worldwide. From Anchorage, Alaska to Tokyo, Japan, multi-story indoor farms provide fresh produce,...

Dr. Roberto Lopez joins Michigan State University Horticulture faculty

Dr. Roberto Lopez has joined the faculty in the Department of Horticulture at Michigan State University (MSU) in East Lansing, Michigan as an Assistant...

Lettuce See The Future: LED Lighting Helps Farming Go High-Tech In Japan

Humans have spent the last 10,000 years mastering agriculture. But a freak summer storm or bad drought can still mar many a well-planted harvest....

Interim president and CEO of AmericanHort steps down

Association is optimistic that a new leader will be named by Cultivate’16. March 15, 2016 - Press Release David Savoia, former interim president & CEO of...
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CropKing Introductory Grower Workshop – Spring 2016

CropKing is a supplier of quality hydroponic growing supplies and equipment. But more than just supplying the best equipment for growing, it is important...

HydroGarden starts international school sponsorship to mark 20th year in business

In celebration of its 20th successful year of trading, Coventry-based HydroGarden Wholesale Supplies Ltd, has embarked on a long term sponsorship of Zuuranys Primêr,...

POLL: Should greenhouse or vertical farm hydroponics be allowed to be certified organic?

Should greenhouse hydroponics or vertical farm hydroponics be allowed to be organically certified? Thank you to all who have participated in our poll! A ton...

AeroFarms offers new level of safety and flavor for delicious, nutritious leafy greens

AeroFarms, an indoor, aeroponic farm transforming agriculture as we know it has grown more than 250 varieties of leafy greens and herbs with unparalleled...

Hort Americas and Bright Agro Tech partner for a free webinar on picking substrates...

Choosing a Hydroponic Substrate: Tips From the Pros Hort Americas has partnered with Upstart Farmers - Bright Agrotech to offer a free webinar on choosing...

2016 Tour de Fresh Sponsorships Available Now

The California Giant Foundation announces several exciting changes to Tour de Fresh in year three WATSONVILLE, Calif. (Mar. 1, 2016) – This year’s Tour de...
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Poll: Which presidential candidate do you think will be best for the future of...

Thank you if you participated in our poll on "Which presidential candidate do you think will be best best for the future of agriculture?" The results...
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Leading US Indoor Agriculture Conference Expands to Take a Crop Agnostic Approach at...

LAS VEGAS, NV. (February 3, 2016) — Indoor agriculture is one of the fastest-growing parts of global farming as it aids in tackling issues...

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