A Guerilla Gardener in South Central L.A.

Ron Finley: A guerilla gardener in South Central L.A. Filmed Feb. 2013 • Posted March 2013 • TED2013 Ron Finley plants vegetable gardens in South Central...

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...

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...

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...

What is Light Quality?

With LED Grow Lights and other new artificial light technologies now available to commercial greenhouse growers, it is important to understand how light works...

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...

Growing Green

By David Kuack Tim Blank has grown many food crops from around the world in many types of hydroponic growing systems. Now his mission is...

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...

Educational Video: Managing Light in your Horticulture Crops

Greenhouse growers know the importance of light, but few know how light really effects their crop and how that effect can dictate yield and...

Ground Operations: from battlefields to farmfields

Ground Operations - Trailer from Raymond Singer on Vimeo. Veterans returning from the wars in Iraq and Afghanistan often face overwhelming challenges transitioning to civilian...

Overcoming the Obstacles of Growing Organically

By David Kuack Before becoming U.S. protected culture representative at DeRuiter Seeds in Oxnard, Calif., Damian Solomon saw the inside of many greenhouse vegetable operations....

Community Gardens

A community garden can draw people together around two common focal points: beauty and good food. Positive garden activity creates safer communities.The criminal element...

Growing Power: An Urban Agriculture Advocate

By David Kuack "Growing Power Inc. in Milwaukee, Wis., is celebrating its 20th anniversary this year. Founder and CEO Will Allen never imagined that this...

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