Urban Ag News Online Magazine Issue 10

Urban Ag News Issue 10
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If you thought Issue 9 was packed with great articles and videos, then you’ll definitely want to click through to this one! We are celebrating our 10th issue with articles on Village Farms International, Florida’s expanding protected agriculture industry and information on which strawberry varieties to use for greenhouse production.

Urban Ag News is celebrating its 10th issue with a jam-packed magazine filled with practical production information and timely industry news.

 

ISSUE 10 includes:

How is Village Farms International using technology?

Mike DeGiglio, president and chief executive officer at Village Farms International, talks about his company’s approach to technology and how it’s using it to be more efficient and profitable.

 

Florida’s protected agriculture industry continues to expand

Even though the number of protected ag operations in Florida remain fairly small in size, more large growers are weighing the benefits and options of being able to grow year-round in a variety of structures.

 

Deciding which strawberry varieties to grow in greenhouse production systems

Which are the best varieties for greenhouse production? Combining June-bearing and everbearing varieties can help ensure fruit is available during periods of premium pricing.

 

Urban Ag News continues to evolve, expand with controlled environment agriculture industry

Urban Ag News founder Chris Higgins talks about how the online magazine and website continues to evolve. Started as a tool to provide people interested in controlled environment agriculture with an unbiased information resource, Urban Ag News is evolving to meet the changing needs of its users.