GreenTech Amsterdam concludes spectacular third edition

Amsterdam, June 2018 – GreenTech 2018 was a successful event covering three days packed with energy, business and knowledge-sharing. Exhibitors were enthusiastic about the larger numbers of decision makers and international visitors. GreenTech kicked off with a highly valued GreenTech Summit. Visitors from across the globe came to hear about and discuss the ‘Insights for […]

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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 Agriculture and Sustainable Urban Ecosystems” on June 27-28 in Washington, DC. The workshop will be held at the Thomas Jefferson Auditorium at USDA Headquarters at 1400 Independence Ave. SW in Washington. Representatives from the public […]

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New innovations for sustainable agriculture and smart food production to be showcased in Europe

Global Vision. Local Relevance. 4 June 2018, Urecht, Netherlands – Technology innovations and solutions from start-ups and entrepreneurs from across the world that will drive the future of sustainable agriculture and smart food production will be showcased in Europe next month during the Global Forum for Innovations in Agriculture (GFIA) at Jaarbeurs Expo Center, Utretch, Netherlands […]

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University of Florida Greenhouse Training Online courses Nutrient Management 1 (Introduction)

Train yourself, or your staff, to make better crop management decisions by learning the basics of plant nutrition management. Nutrient Management 1 is the third course of the Greenhouse Training Online program offered by the University of Florida IFAS Extension, winner of the 2018 ASHS Extension Division Education Materials Award. This course is intermediate level, […]

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Aquaponics Association calls for presentations for their 2018 Conference

The 2018 Aquaponics Association Conference will be held in Hartford, CT at the Hilton Hartford Hotel. Mark your calendars from Friday, September 21, 2018 through Sunday, September 23, 2018 for this exciting three day conference. The conference will run for three days and feature: the top aquaponics experts from around the world; tours of commercial […]

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Verticulinary Greenhouse Open House

Verticulinary Greenhouse Open House Wednesday, June 13 Industry tours 9:00AM – 4:00PM Ivy Tech Community College 3701 Dean Drive, Fort Wayne, Indiana Though our greenhouse is only 3,000 ft2, visitors can expect to see more industry-relevant hydroponic equipment in one location than we believe is anywhere else in the country. We have visited many vertical […]

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Tour de Fresh Announces Exciting Changes to 5th Annual Ride

As The California Giant Foundation prepares for the fifth annual Tour de Fresh, support from inside and outside the industry continues to pour into the event to get more salad bars to schools across the country. Joining the team for a second year, eight-time Tour de France rider and Olympic Bronze Medalist Axel Merckx will be in attendance offering his […]

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Global Food and Agriculture Industries to Unite in Europe

Global Forum for Innovations in Agriculture returns to Europe June 20-21, 2018 at Jaabeurs Expo Center, Utrecht, Netherlands The Global Forum for Innovations in Agriculture, Europe’s largest showcase of sustainable agtech returns to Utrecht, The Netherlands from 20th to 21st June 2018, as partner of the first International Week for Smart Food Production (IWSFP). The pioneering collaboration in Europe will bring together […]

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Indoor AgTech Innovation Summit Taking Place at New Lab Innovation Hub In Brooklyn

The Indoor AgTech Innovation Summit will be hosted at Brooklyn’s New Lab, June 20-21, 2018. New Lab is located inside the historic Brooklyn Navy Yard Building 128 – a century-old former shipbuilding machine shop with a lengthy history as an important site for manufacturing and innovation. The facility supports an innovative community of exciting entrepreneurs working […]

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GreenTech Amsterdam 2018: The Organic Farmers Fair in the spotlight

With over 450 exhibitors, global market leaders and innovators, GreenTech Amsterdam offers a comprehensive range of horticultural technology. The exhibition – which is 20% bigger than in 2016 – provides a platform for greenhouse builders, (vertical) horticulture suppliers, machine companies, soil & substrate producers, lighting partners and seed suppliers. New this year is The Organic […]

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University of Florida announces Greenhouse Training Online courses for 2018

Increase your productivity, employee knowledge and skills with our 4-week certificate courses from UF/IFAS Extension. Completely online and taught by PhD university professors. All courses are in English and Spanish. Can your grower staff benefit from additional training, in order to make better crop management decisions? University of Florida IFAS Extension can help with four-week […]

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What does the future of conventional agriculture look like? Does it include vertical farming and indoor ag?

Leading Japanese indoor ag tech companies to visit the heart of U.S. agricultural research and biotechnology community to attend controlled environment networking event. If you are involved with the vertical farming or indoor agriculture industries, then you should plan on attending Ag Tech Worlds Collide. Scheduled for Feb. 21, 2018, at North Carolina State University, […]

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MSU 2018 Greenhouse Tomato Short Course

If you are a grower of greenhouse tomatoes, or if you have interest in growing this crop, mark your calendar now for the 28th Annual Greenhouse Tomato Short Course. Participating in this program will be the best way to learn all about producing greenhouse tomatoes. The next Greenhouse Tomato Short Course will be held at […]

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“Growing Together” Black Farmer Conference in Fresno California with Urban Leadership Panel

Farmers, Partners and Friends, re-sending after an edit to the flier date. Please share with your networks. For our Urban farmers traveling over 3 hours to Fresno, we have set aside 20 rooms to accommodate you the night prior to the event. The website is currently being updated, so if you plan on attending and need a room […]

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