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Hydroponics growers like Yoder cultivate crops in a Perlite volcanic glass with high water content and a coconut fiber medium known to promote root growth. The nutrient solutions they feed them helps them to grow faster and produce higher yields than traditional crops. Source: Hydroponics on way up in Mid-Atlantic | American...

In case you have not already seen it, stay up-to-date with the latest AgriFood Tech industry reports and research. Source: AgFunder - AgriFood Tech Industry Reports...

A free 1-hour webinar When: Friday, 9 Nov 2018, 4-5 pm Eastern Time Find out if your company and your idea qualify for the upcoming DOD and NOAA Small Business Innovation Research (SBIR) solicitations to win Government seed money for your company. You can win awards up to $150,000 in Phase I to...

The first apple patented by the University of Maryland. Antietam Blush, 30 years in the making.[embed]https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=cyQMd7U2Ip8&feature=youtu.be[/embed]...

Agricultural start-up firms with great ideas but no funds can tap venture capital firms for cash. Despite the downturn in agriculture, venture capital continues to move into agriculture. Source: What Venture Capital Looks for in Agricultural Start-Ups | Successful Farming...