Plant Pathologist Jaimin Patel Joins the Lighting Research Center at Rensselaer

The Lighting Research Center (LRC) at Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute today announced that world-renowned plant pathologist Jaimin Patel, Ph.D., has joined the center, further strengthening...

Green Sense Radio invites Chris Higgins to look at the Latest in Green Agriculture

Growing Green with Chris Higgins of Urban Ag News, Singularity University, HP’s Deforestation Goals Aug. 7, 2016  Chris Higgins of Urban Ag News and Hort...

Urban Produce Opens Organic Farm Store

Urban Produce Opens 100% Organic Farm Store 10% of Grand Opening Sales Benefited Bracken’s Kitchen Irvine, CA, July 2016 – Urban Produce, Irvine’s organic indoor vertical farm, hosted...

Japanese food producers harvest the benefits of vertical farming with special LED lighting

Indoor crop trials with Innovatus and Delicious Cook provide fresh and safe produce close to customers in the Japanese urbanized areas of Kanto and...

Netherlands set as the Stage for Growing Moves to tackle Global Food Challenge

PRESS RELEASE. August 8, 2016 European food producers and policy makers are set to play a growing role in harnessing global efforts to provide enough...

University of Florida Greenhouse Training Online courses Advanced Nutrient Management (Level 2)

Join the 443 growers who have successfully graduated from Greenhouse Training Online courses offered by the University of Florida IFAS Extension (UF). This advanced...

Dramm Introduces 50 Gallon, Agitating, Aerating Fertilizer Injector Cart

Manitowoc, WI – August 3rd, 2016 Dramm is pleased to introduce our new, 50-gallon Ferticart with on-board agitation and aeration. The FC50-A works with either...

AgFunder Announces Motorleaf Raising Capital to Help Automate Indoor Farming

Motorleaf, a technology company for indoor farmers, is launching a $750,000 financing campaign on AgFunder, the leading agriculture-focused online investment platform. Motorleaf has built...
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Applications for the International Leaders in Urban Agriculture Awards are now being accepted

Deadline extended! Wednesday, August 17! INUAg's 2016 International Leaders in Urban Agriculture Awards Applications are live! They are offering prizes for 1st ($1,000) 2nd ($700) and 3rd ($300) place in...

Urban Agriculture Fair Celebrates Growing “Hyper Local” Food Movement

SAN DIEGO, CA – On Saturday July 30, San Diego Food System Alliance, Slow Food Urban San Diego, International Rescue Committee, and Alchemy San...

Tour de Fresh and Stuppy, Inc. Partner for Fundraising Incentive

Stuppy, Inc. offers aquaponics system to school of choice for Tour de Fresh top fundraiser for salad bars in 2016 WATSONVILLE, Calif. (June 29, 2016)...

The State of Indoor Farming Survey

  We're looking for your thoughts on the state of indoor farming. A number of organizations including the Association for Vertical Farming, Agrilyst, Urban Ag...
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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...

CommercialWaste: The EU referendum and the environment: what next?

A comparison between environmental arguments to stay and leave. It is without doubt that Britain is poised to make one of the most important decisions...

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