Updates: ICCEA, Hort Americas and UrbanAgNews.com

2014 has been a pretty amazing year for both Hort Americas andUrbanAgProducts.com, but it appears 2015 is going to be even better! First, as sponsors...

Marco van Leeuwen Joins Green Sense Farms Advisory Board

Marco van Leeuwen has joined the Green Sense Farms Advisory Board. Van Leeuwen is Managing Director of Rijk Zwaan, a world leader in the...

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  --...

From the Field: Minnesota’s Urban Ag Expo By Way of Fresh With Edge

The following is a guest blog post from Chris Lukenbill, owner of Fresh With Edge. Earlier this spring the Urban Ag Expo in Minneapolis was...

Job layoff kick starts vertical farming venture

Landscape architect Jeffrey Orkin never planned to start his own vertical growing operation, but a job lay off and a passion for sustainability led...

It takes commitment to grow organically

Originally published in Issue 6 Switching from an inorganic to organic fertilizer is not a simple process. Growers have to be willing to put in...

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...

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,...

New Release: Tomato Greenhouse Roadmap

For those of you that know me, you know that I am passionate about educating individuals interested in commercial horticulture. And that's why I...

Is Water Treatment in your Future?

With continuing concerns about water availability, safety and regulations, more growers are looking at water treatment to protect this vital resource. The United Nations’ Intergovernmental...

Local By Atta

Local By Atta is an indoor urban farm located in Moncton, Canada. It grows lettuce, greens and herbs hydroponically and specializes in offering pesticide-free...
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Are Consumers and Growers Putting Dollars in the Local Food Industry? – Great Lakes...

On September 23, 2019, Urban Ag News, Hort Americas and GE Current, a Daintree company hosted the inaugural Great Lakes Ag Tech...

Could Your Startup Greenhouse Operation Benefit From Sharing Greenhouse Space?

Sharing. It's a skill you learn as a toddler. I should know, currently I'm in the midst of that stage with my own toddler....

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