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This podcast aims to combat the misleading information about controlled-environment agriculture (CEA) by providing listeners with facts and information about the subject. If you’re interested in learning more about topics like urban farming, greenhouse growing, etc., then this is the agriculture podcast for you!

This podcast aims to combat the misleading information about controlled-environment agriculture (CEA) by providing listeners with facts and information about the subject. If you’re interested in learning more about topics like urban farming, greenhouse growing, etc., then this is the agriculture podcast for you!

Location:

United States

Description:

This podcast aims to combat the misleading information about controlled-environment agriculture (CEA) by providing listeners with facts and information about the subject. If you’re interested in learning more about topics like urban farming, greenhouse growing, etc., then this is the agriculture podcast for you!

Language:

English


Episodes

072: Rooftop Farming

5/27/2022
In this episode Nick Greens and Joe Swartz talk about the pros and cons of rooftop farming. More about Joe Swartz: Website: https://amhydro.com/ Twitter: https://twitter.com/HydroConsultant More about Nick Greens: Website: https://www.nickgreens.com Twitter: https://twitter.com/InfoGreens Support the show

Duration:00:38:22

071: Albert Lin - VegBed

5/20/2022
VegBed was founded in 2017 by Albert Lin who wanted to create a better and easier to use growing medium for the hydroponic community. More about Albert Lin: Website: https://www.vegbed.com/ More about Joe Swartz: Website: https://amhydro.com/ Twitter: https://twitter.com/HydroConsultant More about Nick Greens: Website: https://www.nickgreens.com Twitter: https://twitter.com/InfoGreens Support the show

Duration:00:22:48

070: Common Greenhouse Mistakes

5/6/2022
In this episode Nick Greens and Jake Emling talk about the most common mistakes, when operating a greenhouse. More about Jake Emling: Website: https://www.root42harvests.com/ More about Joe Swartz: Website: https://amhydro.com/ Twitter: https://twitter.com/HydroConsultant More about Nick Greens: Website: https://www.nickgreens.com Twitter: https://twitter.com/InfoGreens Support the show

Duration:00:47:08

069: Vertical Farming in the U.K.

4/22/2022
In this episode Joe and Nick interview Grahame Dunling from WorldWide Local Salads, located in the U.K. More about Grahame Dunling: LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/grahame-dunling More about Joe Swartz: Website: https://amhydro.com/ Twitter: https://twitter.com/HydroConsultant More about Nick Greens: Website: https://www.nickgreens.com Twitter: https://twitter.com/InfoGreens Support the show (https://www.patreon.com/nickgreens)

Duration:00:30:57

068: Q&A With the Growers

4/15/2022
In this episode Joe and Nick answer questions about becoming a indoor grower. More about Joe Swartz: Website: https://amhydro.com/ Twitter: https://twitter.com/HydroConsultant More about Nick Greens: Website: https://www.nickgreens.com Twitter: https://twitter.com/InfoGreens Support the show (https://www.patreon.com/nickgreens)

Duration:00:40:53

067: Round Table Discussions - Roberto Mesa - Kelli Hague

4/8/2022
In this episode Nick has a round table discussion with Kelli Hague and Roberto Mesa about the microgreens industry and educating the next generation of farmers. More about Kelli Hague: Twitter: https://twitter.com/Kelli67533910 More about Roberto Mesa: Website: https://www.emeraldgardens.farm/ More about Nick Greens: Website: https://www.nickgreens.com Twitter: https://twitter.com/InfoGreens Support the show (https://www.patreon.com/nickgreens)

Duration:00:44:37

066: Daniela Mosqueda - Patagonia Green Leaf

4/1/2022
Patagonia Green Leaf (PGL) is a family business born in Bariloche (Argentine Patagonia) in 2013. We specialize in growing premium quality hydroponic vegetables, and selling them to supermarkets, independent points of sale and restaurants. In 2019 we developed our first hydroponic venture in the United States, in Boynton Beach (Florida), with the dream of taking the revolution in agriculture to the next level. More about Daniela Mosqueda: Website: https://patagoniagreenleaf.com/ More...

Duration:00:38:18

065: Round Table Discussions - Mark Doherty - Damian Solomon

3/25/2022
In this episode Joe and Nick talk with Mark Doherty and Damian Solomon about the hemp and flower industry. More about Damian Solomon: Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/solomonkingofkings/ More about Mark Dougherty: Website: https://markedoherty.com/ LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/markedoherty/ More about Joe Swartz: Website: https://amhydro.com/ Twitter: https://twitter.com/HydroConsultant More about Nick Greens: Website: https://www.nickgreens.com Twitter:...

Duration:00:59:18

064: Microgreens Edition

3/11/2022
In this episode Joe and Nick talk about nutrient dense farming, growing microgreens in space and an update on the indoor ag con. More about Joe Swartz: Website: https://amhydro.com/ Twitter: https://twitter.com/HydroConsultant More about Nick Greens: Website: https://www.nickgreens.com Twitter: https://twitter.com/InfoGreens Support the show (https://www.patreon.com/nickgreens)

Duration:00:28:53

063: Round Table Discussions - Dr. Greenhouse - Kelley Nicholson

3/4/2022
In this episode Joe and Nick talk with Dr. Greenhouse and Kelley Nicholson about the CEA industry. More about Dr. Greenhouse: Website: https://www.doctorgreenhouse.com More about Kelley Nicholson: Website: https://autogrow.com/ More about Joe Swartz: Website: https://amhydro.com/ Twitter: https://twitter.com/HydroConsultant More about Nick Greens: Website: https://www.nickgreens.com Twitter: https://twitter.com/InfoGreen Support the show (https://www.patreon.com/nickgreens)

Duration:00:57:06

062: Round Table Discussions - Paul Brentlinger - Chris Higgins

2/18/2022
In this episode Joe and Nick talk with Paul Brentlinger (CropKing Inc.) and Chis Higgins (Hort Americas), about the CEA industry. More about Paul Brentlinger: Website: https://cropking.com/ More about Chris Higgins: Website: https://hortamericas.com More about Joe Swartz: Website: https://amhydro.com/ Twitter: https://twitter.com/HydroConsultant More about Nick Greens: Website: https://www.nickgreens.com Twitter: https://twitter.com/InfoGreens Support the show...

Duration:01:08:16

061: Different Types of Urban Farming

2/11/2022
In this episode Joe and Nick talk about the different types of urban farming. More about Joe Swartz: Website: https://amhydro.com/ Twitter: https://twitter.com/HydroConsultant More about Nick Greens: Website: https://www.nickgreens.com Twitter: https://twitter.com/InfoGreens Support the show (https://www.patreon.com/nickgreens)

Duration:00:28:44

060: Marius Berman - Chicago Roots

2/4/2022
In this episode Joe and Nick interview Marius about his experience being a hydroponic store manager. Chicago Roots is Chicagolands premier horticulture supplier specializing in indoor, hydroponic, and organic gardening. More about Marius: Website: https://www.chicagoroots.com/ More about Joe Swartz: Website: https://amhydro.com/ Twitter: https://twitter.com/HydroConsultant More about Nick Greens: Website: https://www.nickgreens.com Twitter: https://twitter.com/InfoGreens Support the...

Duration:00:44:19

059: Hydroponic Store Experience

1/28/2022
In this episode Joe and Nick talk about their experiences working in San Diego hydro store and shopping at Chicago Roots hydroponic store. More about Joe Swartz: Website: https://amhydro.com/ Twitter: https://twitter.com/HydroConsultant More about Nick Greens: Website: https://www.nickgreens.com Twitter: https://twitter.com/InfoGreens Support the show (https://www.patreon.com/nickgreens)

Duration:00:41:46

058: Kelli Hague - Val Verde Unified School District

1/21/2022
In this episode Joe and Nick interview Kelli Hague about her program at the school. More about Kelli Hague: Twitter: https://twitter.com/Kelli67533910 More about Joe Swartz: Website: https://amhydro.com/ Twitter: https://twitter.com/HydroConsultant More about Nick Greens: Website: https://www.nickgreens.com Twitter: https://twitter.com/InfoGreens Support the show (https://www.patreon.com/nickgreens)

Duration:00:40:43

057: Tim Hammerich - The Future of Agriculture Podcast

1/14/2022
The Future of Agriculture Podcast is with Tim Hammerich. This show explores the people, companies, and ideas shaping the future of agribusiness. If you are curious about innovations in AgTech, rural entrepreneurship, agricultural sustainability, and food security, this is the show for you! Joe and Nick interview Tim about his experience with starting a podcast and much more... More about Tim Hammerich: Website: https://futureofag.com/ More about Joe Swartz: Website:...

Duration:00:51:11

056: Green Bronx Machine

1/7/2022
Green Bronx Machine is an impact driven, for-purpose organization with 501(c)(3) status rooted in the belief that we are all Amer-I-Cans! Green Bronx Machine was born via collaboration between life-long educator Stephen Ritz and his students who observed that as waistlines expanded, engagement and opportunities in school decreased, school performance suffered, and hope and ambition became minimized. Originally an after-school, alternative program for high school students, Green Bronx Machine...

Duration:00:37:50

055: Microgreens Edition

12/31/2021
In this episode Joe and Nick talk about the microgreens business. More about Joe Swartz: Website: https://amhydro.com/ Twitter: https://twitter.com/HydroConsultant More about Nick Greens: Website: https://www.nickgreens.com Twitter: https://twitter.com/InfoGreens Support the show (https://www.patreon.com/nickgreens)

Duration:00:26:50

054: Kyle Barnett - CarbonBook

12/24/2021
Kyle started his career as a grower in both aquaponic and hydroponic operations focusing on leafy greens and lettuce production. After joining the BrightFarms greenhouse team in 2015, he was promoted to Key Account Manager for the company, focusing on the sale of produce to supermarket chains and distribution channels. Kyle later took a position with Hort Americas as a Sales Manager focusing on substrates, fertilizers, and LED lighting sales to CEA growers. In 2019, Kyle partnered with...

Duration:00:47:01

053: Hydroponically Grown Tomatoes Part 2

12/17/2021
In this Part 2 episode Joe and Nick will explain about hydroponically grown tomatoes one of the most common methods used for tomato farming, the Dutch Bucket method. More about Joe Swartz: Website: https://amhydro.com/ Twitter: https://twitter.com/HydroConsultant More about Nick Greens: Website: https://www.nickgreens.com Twitter: https://twitter.com/InfoGreen Support the show (https://www.patreon.com/nickgreens)

Duration:00:41:30