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A Shout-Out from The New York Times

The New York Times gave us a shout-out! Urban Ag News founder Chris Higgins and the online magazine Urban Ag News were cited by The...

CEAC Greenhouse Plant Physiology and Technology Course – Week 3-1

Urban Ag News proud to feature Dr. Chieri Kubota's class on Greenhouse Plant Physiology and Technology. Dr. Kubota was a professor at the University of Arizona and...

Green Sense Farms to Convert Portage Farm to R&D

Green Sense Farms is transforming its Portage, Indiana farm into a state-of-the art research and development center to advance its indoor vertical growing systems...

Online Farm Training Program Upstart University Grows – Survey Reveals Why

Upstart University - an online training program for modern farmers - launched March 16, 2015. In under two years, it built 30+ courses on...

Co-Alliance, LLP Makes Investment in Indoor Farms of America, LLC

AVON, IN (August 08, 2017) – Co-Alliance, LLP announced today its investment for an ownership stake in Indoor Farms of America, LLC, a Nevada-based...

USDA/DOE Workshop to Explore Vertical Agriculture, Sustainable Urban Ecosystems

WASHINGTON, DC - The U.S. Department of Agriculture and the U.S. Department of Energy will host a workshop on “Innovation and Design in Vertical...
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Fritz Meier: Returns of new mobile gutter system exceeds our expectations

Fritz Meier from Gebrüder Meier Gemüsekulturen AG in Dällikon, Switzerland, runs a a horticultural company together with his brother and sister. It’s about 100...

Green Sense Radio Show: Organic Foods

Organic Foods Nov. 28, 2016 Chris Higgins of Urban Ag News has at organic foods, our feature on urban agriculture.   About Green Sense Radio: Founding Farmer Robert Colangelo...

2018 Virginia Smart Farming Conference POSTPONED

Because of unexpected scheduling and weather concerns, the Virginia Smart Farming Conference on Using Controlled Environment Agriculture has been postponed until March 5, 2019. Our team...

New vertical farm forum created by controlled environment ag scientists

Join three CEA scientists (Chieri Kubota, Erik Runkle and Cary Mitchell) who are organizing an online monthly forum series, called ‘Indoor Ag Science Café’....

Local by Atta rebuilds vertical farm with GE LEDs after devastating fire

Hort Americas has conducted a new case study with Local by Atta. Local by Atta — located inMoncton, New Brunswick, Canada — produces a variety...

No changes to organic standards for containers, hydroponics and aquaponics

National Organic Standards Board Rejects Recommendation to Remove Container, Hydroponic and Aquaponic Production Methods from Eligibility for USDA Organic Certification. The members of the NOSB...

The Dallas Morning News features Dallas’ Central Market for growing their own salad

Published by the Dallas Morning News You want fresh? Dallas' Central Market is growing salad behind the store By Maria Halkias Fresh is a word that’s used...
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Ag-Tech Start joins with traditional Dutch Consulting Firm to offer advice

German AgTech startup Farmee teams up with leading Dutch consulting company Delphy to support farmers remotely German AgTech startup Farmee and well-known Dutch crop consulting...

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