Greenhouse Lighting Options

When it comes to using supplemental lighting on their crops, growers have options whether they're trying to achieve a photoperiodic or a growth response. By...

Getting Serious about Hydroponic Vegetable Production

By David Kuack The GrowHaus is refining its production methods and product mix to satisfy its expanding customer base. In July when Tyler Baras took over...

2013 Thought for Food Challenge

The 2013 Thought For Food Challenge invites students from universities around the world to produce a robust project proposal – consisting of a business...

LEDs vs. T5s Final Results by The Lettuce People

This is the final result of a trial comparing LEDs and T5s fluorescent lamps in a stacked vertical hydroponic system. The LEDs did as...

Going Green in Ohio

Green City Growers Green City Growers Cooperative, Inc. is a 3.25-acre leafy greens, hydroponic greenhouse in the Central neighborhood of Cleveland, Ohio. The greenhouse, which...

Making Integrated and Disease Management Work

By David Kuack Regardless of whether growers refer to using an integrated pest management (IPM) or integrated pest and disease management (IPDM) program, it won’t...

GoodLeaf Farms announces first farm construction

GoodLeaf Farms, Exclusive Canadian Licensee of TruLeaf’s Smart Plant Systems®, Announces First Farm Construction BIBLE HILL, NS, June 2015 – GoodLeaf Community Farms Ltd. (GoodLeaf Farms), a...

Planning for Success in Greenhouse Vegetable Operations

By David Kuack An increasing number of field vegetable growers and ornamental plant growers are considering adding greenhouse facilities or using current structures to produce vegetables. Richard Billekens...

Striving to Achieve Success in the Greenhouse Industry

Industry consultant Bryan Hart talks about what it takes for growers to run a successful business and issues they are facing regardless of where...

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...

The Farmery

The Farmery from Ben Greene on Vimeo. The Farmery is an innovative urban market and farm designed to produce and sell locally grown food. The...

Rios Libres: Environmental Dispatches

Rios Libres: Environmental Dispatches – Episode 2, The History from Patagonia Episode 2 of the short online series “Rios Libres: Environmental Dispatches”. In this episode...

Aquaponics: Surf and Turf

by spectrummag All over the upper Midwest region of the United States, indoor aquaponics farming is catching on. Fish and plants are living and growing...

Growing the Best Ornamentals and Vegetables for Dallas

Grown Locally: Quality, Community and Family - Ruibals Plants of Texas and UrbanAgProducts.com from C Higgins on Vimeo. Matt Ruibal, owner of Ruibal’s Plants of...

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