29th September 2022
Education

New Kenilworth Science and Technology School Campus To Include Hydroponic Facilities

Kenilworth Science & Technology School Campus’ 56,000 Square-Foot Charter School to include hydroponic facilities Kenilworth Science and Technology School (KST) and Building Hope today announced the closing of the transaction to purchase a 7-acre parcel of land on 8716 Siegen Lane in Baton Rouge, Louisiana where KST will build a new school campus. Building Hope will begin […]

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Corporate Education Partnerships

Urban Crop Solutions & the Provincial Technical Institute Launch Training Scheme For Indoor Farmers

Urban Crop Solutions (UCS) and the Provincial Technical Institute (PTI) in the Belgian city of Kortrijk have agreed on a collaboration whereby an indoor farm supplied by UCS will be used for training purposes by PTI Kortrijk to train students with the skills required to become indoor farmers. It is becoming apparent that as indoor […]

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EMEA Univeristy Degrees Urban Farming

New NUS Research For Novel Solutions In Urban Farming

The S$10 million center brings together interdisciplinary experts – such as plant and food scientists, engineers as well as computer scientists – to develop novel solutions for urban farming. In the face of challenges posed by climate change, population increase, and potential food-chain disruptions caused by pandemics and natural calamities, ensuring an adequate supply of […]

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Education

Hort Americas Donates to AppHarvest Foundation To expand AgTech Education

MOREHEAD, Ky., July 11, 2022 — Leading commercial horticultural supplier, Hort Americas, has donated $10,000 to the AppHarvest Foundation to support its AgTech education program that introduces high school students to controlled environment agriculture (CEA) to help grow the next generation of Farmers + Futurists by teaching entrepreneurship and high-tech agriculture in hydroponic farm classrooms. […]

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Education International

Green Bronx Machine Recognized as a 2022 Classy Award Winner

Newswise — Bronx, New York, June 16th 2022 — Green Bronx Machine, an impact-driven, non-profit organization has been recognized as a 2022 Classy Award Winner. The Classy Awards recognize the work of nonprofits that are driving lasting impact around the world. Classy, two of its founders, and GoFundMe are awarding a $90K prize pool to support […]

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Education Environment

Yankee Stadium Unveils Tower Garden

Building upon the “New York Yankees Healthy Home Plate Program”, the famous baseball team has partnered with tower garden and Green Bronx Machine to teach young people the importance of having a healthy nutrition. “We grow vegetables, our vegetables grow students,” Stephen Ritz said in an interview with mlb.com, “and our students grow high-performing schools […]

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Education Environment

Stephen Ritz Interview With NYC Mayor, Eric Adams

Stephen Ritz is an internationally acclaimed, award-winning educator, author of best-selling book, The Power Of A Plant and Founder of Green Bronx Machine. Known as America’s favorite teacher and 2015 Top Ten Finalist for the Global Teacher Prize, Stephen is responsible for creating the first edible classroom in the world. He and his students have grown more than 165,000 pounds of vegetables […]

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Education

urban-gro Partners With TFFJ To Promote Sustainable Education

Announces the grand opening of a farm located at Bruce Randolph High School in Denver, CO in conjunction with Earth Day.   LAFAYETTE, Colo., April 22, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — urban-gro, Inc. (Nasdaq: UGRO) (“urban-gro” or the “Company”), a fully integrated architectural, engineering, construction management, and cultivation systems integration company focused on the indoor Controlled […]

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Education International

Stephen Ritz Becomes AVF Board Member

The Association for Vertical Farming (AVF) is pleased to announce our partnership with our new advisory board member, Stephen Ritz, and his non-profit, Green Bronx Machine. Stephen Ritz is an internationally acclaimed, award-winning educator, author of the best-selling book, The Power Of A Plant and Founder of Green Bronx Machine. Known as America’s favourite teacher […]

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Education Urban Farming

Green Bronx Machine Partners With NYC Department of Housing Preservation

Green Bronx Machine is Proud to Announce Partnership with New York City Department of Housing Preservation and Development (HPD) NYC Housing Authority (NYCHA) and the NYC Housing Development Corporation (HDC) in collaboration with NRP Group, Selfhelp Real. HPD, NYCHA, & HDC ANNOUNCE PLANS AND PARTNERS TO BUILD A 195-HOME, WELLNESS-CENTERED, SUSTAINABLE MIXED-USE DEVELOPMENT FOR LOW-INCOME […]

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