Urban Ag Zonings: Lessons from San Antonio

Urban Ag Zonings: Lessons from San Antonio

Originally published in Issue 13 By Mitch Hagney In many cities, urban gardeners operated in a legal gray zone in terms of where they were […]

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

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

Originally published in Issue 10 Urban Ag News was started as a tool to provide people interested in controlled environment agriculture with an unbiased information […]

Are you really ready to start your urban farm operation?

Are you really ready to start your urban farm operation?

By David Ceaser Originally published in Issue 10 So, you have been dreaming about starting an urban farm or are about to launch your new career […]

Urban Ag News Online Magazine Issue 13

Urban Ag News Online Magazine Issue 13

Click here to download the issue. Urban Ag News Issue 13  |  April 2016 Spring has sprung and so has Urban Ag News Issue 13. […]

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

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, fish […]

Hort Americas offers OMRI-certified Riococo coir substrates

Hort Americas offers OMRI-certified Riococo coir substrates

Hort Americas offers several Riococo coir substrate products. Two of those substrates recently received OMRI certification for use in organic crop production. Riococo Coir Starter […]

Irvine: Planning Agriculture for the 21st Century – by Jim Pantaleo

Irvine: Planning Agriculture for the 21st Century – by Jim Pantaleo

In 1972 I moved to rural Irvine from nearby Huntington Beach, best known as Surf City, USA. At the time Irvine was the agricultural heart […]

Innovators Calling Attention to Urban Agriculture — In a Big Way

Innovators Calling Attention to Urban Agriculture — In a Big Way

We love sharing urban ag goodness. It’s a celebratory moment for all when we hear news such as Whole Foods building a rooftop greenhouse and partnership […]

8 Grow Tips From a Cold Climate, Hydroponic, Greenhouse Tomato Grower

8 Grow Tips From a Cold Climate, Hydroponic, Greenhouse Tomato Grower

While every greenhouse operation has its struggles, northern regions are burdened with environmental elements that could make or break a business, in one season. Read […]

So You Want to Be a Successful Greenhouse Grower? Read This First

So You Want to Be a Successful Greenhouse Grower? Read This First

Most of us have had the dream or are dreaming right now (because you wouldn’t be reading this if you weren’t) about owning your own greenhouse. […]

On Our Urban Ag Radar: Hydroponic Vending Machines; Oasis Grower Solutions for Anxious Growers; Living Within a Vertical Farm

On Our Urban Ag Radar: Hydroponic Vending Machines; Oasis Grower Solutions for Anxious Growers; Living Within a Vertical Farm

The image that stopped me dead in my internet-surfing tracks: A hydroponic lettuce vending machine.   This brilliant machine can be found in Japan. It’s […]

Three Produce Companies with Packaging That Looks So Good, You’d Eat It

Three Produce Companies with Packaging That Looks So Good, You’d Eat It

I’ll admit it: I judge a book by its cover. I can’t help it. I’m simply visually stimulated. I suspect most women are  — at […]

It’s LIVE! First Edition: Urban Ag Products E-Magazine

It’s LIVE! First Edition: Urban Ag Products E-Magazine

Our first edition e-magazine is now available! Be inspired by Will Allen as he celebrates their 20th year urban farming for Growing Power in the heart of […]