Spanish pharmaceutical giant puts Growtainer into operation

After installing the first international Growtainer in the UK last year, GreenTech Agro is expanding its presence in Europe with the recent installation of...

Foundation for Food and Agricultural Research New Innovator In Food and Agriculture Research Nomination

Dr. Ricardo Hernandez seeks to revolutionize specialty crop production by synergistically uniting new controlled environment technology (lighting), environmental recipes (plant eco-physiology), and exotic germplasm...

Pythium root rot on hydroponically grown basil and spinach

by Neil Mattson for eGro (https://e-gro.org/pdf/E301.pdf) Waterborne diseases that infect roots are a common production issue in hydroponic production. Several species of the water mold, Pythium, attack...

Collaborative approach results in Best Practice Guidelines for Greenhouse Water Management

Consumers are increasingly looking for quality food which is healthy, safe and at the same time cultivated sustainably. Greenhouse hydroponic cultivation already uses water...

Resource Innovation Institute to Host Indoor Agriculture Energy Solutions Conference

SAN DIEGO, CA – As California policy makers develop codes for Controlled Environment Agriculture (CEA), Resource Innovation Institute (RII) will convene the...

Get ready for The Ohio State University Empowerment Plant Workshop, July 2020

Friday July 10, 2020 The Ohio State University 4-H Center Building (2201 Fred Taylor Dr., Columbus, OH 43210)

Virginia Smart Farming 2018 Conference

2018 Virginia Smart Farming Conference Using Controlled Environment Agriculture Thursday, September 13, 2018 Location: The Institute for Advanced Learning and research 150 Slayton Avenue; Danville, Virginia 24540 www.ialr.org From farms...

Nutrient guidelines for hydroponic tomato production

By Victor Loaiza, on behalf of Hort Americas It is important to conduct water and nutrient solution analyses on a regular basis to ensure hydroponic...

End of the Line for Hundreds of Organic Growers?

Coalition for Sustainable Organics Opposes Recommendation to Revoke Certifications for Greenhouses and Other Containerized Growing Facilities SAN DIEGO, Calif., September 27, 2016 – The Crops...

HydroGarden heralded as leading innovator in EEF’s Future Manufacturing Awards

Coventry-based pioneer of hydroponics, HydroGarden, has been recognised for its innovative vertical-farming system, VydroFarm, in the EEF’s Future of Manufacturing Regional Awards 2016. HydroGarden won...

Senate Farm Bill Includes Provisions for Aquaponics and Hydroponics

Originally published by the Aquaponics Association Read what the Senate’s Farm Bill includes for Aquaponics, click here: Senate Farm Bill Fact Sheet The U.S. Senate on July...

Priva opens new branch office in Australia

In September 2016, Priva opened a new branch office in Victoria, Australia. This is the 18th office of the Dutch family-owned business and will...

Hort Americas releases new CEA publication, “Roadmap to Growing Leafy Greens and Herbs”

The new online publication “Roadmap to Growing Leafy Greens and Herbs" focuses on sound planning for controlled environment hydroponic production.

PublicGoodAg, a free forum for indoor ag

What is THE most challenging aspect of operating a successful indoor growing facility? Many people have varying opinions but in the end….it...

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