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Hydroponics is a growing topic. Everyone is clear what we are talking about when we mention greenhouse growing, yet when we hear hydroponics our mind automatically shifts. Could it be a limited understanding about the...

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5 Food Trends for 2015

January 22, 2015 | 0 Comments

Each year the United States moves towards a greener, cleaner, and more sustainable food supply. For example, we’ve seen how the state of our schools’ lunch programs have changed the types of foods that our...

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German tech start-up, plants & machines is putting the bot back into botanics Bringing food production back into cities has become a big topic over the past few years. And gardening in urban areas is getting...

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Many of us are aware of the growing concern over our continued disconnect with our food supply. When I grew up, food production wasn’t really ever talked of. Carrots are grown in soil? It wasn’t...

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5 Benefits of Urban Farming

November 24, 2014 | 0 Comments

Urban farming, also known as urban agriculture is a way for urban dwellers to grow their own food, or at least have access to local food. The practice of urban agriculture is growing in popularity...

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With our population predicted to grow to 9 billion in 2050, it’s not hard to notice the pressure that has been put on the environment, affecting our access to and the production of natural resources....

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7 Ways Hydroponics Solves Food Security

November 3, 2014 | 0 Comments

Food security is an ongoing issue around the world. The major concern with food security is the availability of healthy, nutritious food in areas that don’t presently have access to it. The primary cause of...

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The Problem We’re hearing more about our planet’s over-population problem and the constraints that go along with it. These are constraints on our resources which manifest in the form of a food security issue. Presently...

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8 Benefits of Hydroponic Technology

September 15, 2014 | 1 Comments

Investments in hydroponic technology are being made more and more frequently. Operations like BrightFarms, Eden Works, FarmedHere, The Plant, and many more are leading the way in hydroponic technology, innovation, and more importantly, the message...

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As the consumer demand for sustainable food security solutions continues to rise so do the available at-home gardening systems. Many of these systems provide families and individuals with the opportunity to cut down their grocery...

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