History of Agriculture: Farming Through the Ages

History of Agriculture: Farming Through the Ages

Advancing technology has been the biggest influence on farming through the history of agriculture. Not only does farming provide us food, but it also supplies materials to other industries, like cotton for textiles, making it an essential component of the economy.  ...
Learn All About Hydroponics from These 5 YouTubers

Learn All About Hydroponics from These 5 YouTubers

When it comes to hydroponics, YouTube is a great place to learn about the nitty gritty details and see results for yourself. Beyond funny cat videos and video game gurus, YouTube is a great source for free online education. In fact, more than half of all YouTube users...
What Farming Method is the Most Environmentally Friendly?

What Farming Method is the Most Environmentally Friendly?

Sustainable alternatives to conventional farming are in higher demand than ever as being “environmentally friendly” gains popularity. Traditional field farming has a reputation for damaging natural ecosystems. Concerns about the impact of harmful chemicals, soil...
How to Grow Hydroponic Lettuce

How to Grow Hydroponic Lettuce

Lettuce has been grown and enjoyed all over, from Ancient Egypt to Outer Space. This crisp, watery vegetable is incredibly versatile. It comes in four different varieties: Crisphead, butterhead, loose-leaf and romaine. It’s used in salads, tops juicy burgers, and even...
5 Tips for Marketing Your Container Farm Business

5 Tips for Marketing Your Container Farm Business

Implementing effective marketing for your container farm will help you increase sales, connect with customers, and grow your business. Marketing is one of the most important processes for selling products. In this article, you’ll be introduced to how to market your...
10 Questions to Ask Before Starting a Container Farm

10 Questions to Ask Before Starting a Container Farm

If you’ve been looking into indoor farming from home, you’ve probably come across a container farm as a sustainable option. A container farm is an indoor vertical farm, that operates inside of a repurposed shipping container. These farms grow crops using hydroponic...