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Farm To Table Q&A

What is Farm To Table? Farm to table is a phrase that tends to be thrown around a lot, but not many people understand what it really means. In fact, it has a different meaning for different people. However, at its best, farm to table simply means the food on the table came from a […]

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Possible to have Vertical Farming at home?

What is Vertical Farming? Vertical or indoor farming has seen widespread recognition in recent years as one of the most sustainable crop production methods. The system specifically emerged as a result of the 21st-century challenges, including food shortage, overpopulation, and others.  Today, this method has made it easy for anyone to grow their own food […]

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Controlled Environment Agriculture (CEA) Q&A

The agricultural industry has come a long way since the cavemen used sticks, horn, and bone to dig. Today the industry has been transformed by the advancement in technology, and new complex methods are being used to cultivate crops.  There are techniques used that most upcoming farmers wishing to kick start their own crop production […]

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Urban Farming Pros And Cons

As the urban population continually increases, so is the demand for fresh food. Thankfully, the advancement of technology has now made it easier for people to grow crops in small spaces in a controlled environment. The growth of controlled environment agriculture has made it easier for people in urban areas to grow plants year-round without […]

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How do we “Define Organic”?

What does “organic” mean in the real sense? When we hear the word “organic,” our mind subconsciously lingers to a fantasy that claims it to be food from the heavens. In some ways, it is rightly so, since the literal meaning of “organic food” is produced without harmful elements, like chemical fertilizers, artificial chemicals, pesticides, […]