WTC G-O2® Living Wall at Liberty Park

WTC G-O2® Living Wall at Liberty Park

Innovative food systems such as agroecology can become the norm if we weave a web of legitimacy from science, politics, society and values.

What would it take to mainstream “alternative” agriculture?

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A new study reveals the full extent of globalization in our food supply. More than two-thirds of the crops that underpin national diets originally came from somewhere else — often far away.

A Map Of Where Your Food Originated May Surprise You

A New Vision in Agriculture, Urban Farming $MON, $CAG The shift: in 1900, 92% of Americans worked in agriculture, in Y 2014 it is less than 2%. America no longer has a direct connection to how its food is produced. This is a problem, not for sentimental reasons but because Americans must rely on 2ndhand …

A New Vision in Agriculture, Urban Farming | Live Trading News

Scientists are bringing life on Mars closer and closer to reality by growing edible plants in soil similar to that of the red planet. Peas being grown in Mars-like soil simulants. Photo credit: Wagningen University via FacebookResearchers at Wageningen University in the Netherlands successfully gre...

Scientists Grow First Edible Plants From Mars-Like Soil

All the biggest product brands in the world are owned by a handful of corporation. Food, cleaning products, banks, airlines, cars, media companies... everything is in the hands of these megacorporations. These graphics show how everything is connected.

Fascinating graphics show who owns all the major brands in the world

In our original blog on the testing of our newly blended growing media, it was pointed out that there should have been a control item to establish a baseline performance by which to judge the...

Growing Media Update #2 - Huge Surprise

Would you live in an “agrihood”?

Would you live in an “agrihood”?

PHOTO: One of Caleb Harpers scalable Food Servers that uses hydroponics and aeroponics to grow food.

Food Computer: How Caleb Harper Inspires Us to Be Future Farmers

Because crab artichoke ravioli really shouldn't go to waste.

Google, Airbnb, Other Tech Giants Waste Tons Of Food. This Group Rescues It

Malheur County farmer Jerry Erstrom points out a genetically engineered creeping bentgrass plant June 14 in an onion field just south of Ontario. The grass, which was genetically modified by Scotts Miracle-Gro Co. to resist the Roundup weed killer, escaped from field trials in 2003 and has taken root in Malheur and Jefferson counties in Oregon and part of Canyon County in Idaho.

Farmers worry who will control escaped genetically engineered bentgrass

Growing any crop requires juggling light, water and nutrients. We have examined lighting and irrigation so let’s look at the third variable, nutrients. Microgreens are unique because the seeds...

Getting the Growing Media Right

A simple, effective farming practice that involves kitchen waste and charcoal.

A 700-year-old West African farming practice could be an answer to climate change

The CoolBar ™ Indoor farming is about to get a lot more efficient. Reduce your HVAC costs with watercooled LED technology. Sign up for early updates.

The CoolBar™ - Water-cooled LED Indoor Farming Technology

A new report argues against critics who claim industrial agriculture is the only way to meet the nutritional needs of a growing population.

Organic Farming Could Feed The World, If Only We Would Let It

Aquaponics Farming Business Expands in the Twin Cities and Revitalizes Neighborhoods – The Global Grid

Aquaponics Farming Business Expands in the Twin Cities and Revitalizes Neighborhoods

Unique Upstart Farmer Zeponic Farms (Virginia) brings together two big passions: growing food and opportunities for special needs adults.

Zeponic Farms Grows Food and Opportunities for Special Needs Community

When you grow fresh herbs 365 days a year, your customers are bound to have extra at some point. Here's how they can save extra basil for later.

Tell Your Customers How to Save Extra Basil - Upstart University

It is undeniable that Overpopulation is becoming one of biggest causes of concern in the past yearrs According to the United Nations, the world population will reach 9.1 billion in 2050, requiring 70 percent more food than we currently produce. The problem is, there won't be enough room for traditional farms to feed that many people--and thanks to climate change, it's unlikely they'd be successful even if we had the space. But what if we look at the ocean. Around 75% of Earth's sur...

Revolutionary Floating Solar Farm Can Produce 8 Tons Of Vegetables Per Year

Supermarket tomatoes have a terrible reputation. But the industry is evolving. More than half of supermarket tomatoes now are grown in greenhouses or "shade houses," and flavor is improving.

The Search For Tastier Supermarket Tomatoes: A Tale In 3 Acts



The vertical farm is called FarmedHere, after the company that plans to build it, and it will form one part of the planned 24 acre (9.7-ha) West Louisville FoodPort, which is set to become a large community of food-related businesses in area. The farm will be used to grow organic microgreens, herbs and vegetables. FarmedHere will stretch over an area of 60,000 sq ft (5,574 sq m). It will feature 10 rows of vertical grow-beds,…

Large Vertical Farm to Open in Kentucky

Impact Farm is a ready-made agriculture kit that shows up in an old shipping container.

This Flatpack 2-Story Farm Is Designed To Pop Up On Empty Lots

Microsoft’s “Ingredient Revolution” is Feeding its Employees Using High-Tech Vertical Farming Interviewees: Mark Freeman - Director of Microsoft Global Dining Services, Jessica Schilke - Microsoft’s...