What The Kale? – Top 5 Benefits Of Eating Kale
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What The Kale? – Top 5 Benefits Of Eating Kale

All Hail The Kale! These Top 5 Benefits Of Eating Kale Make It A Superfood Kale is one of the past few years trendiest superfoods. It’s rise to superstardom came seemingly out of nowhere. In fact, prior to the rise of Kale as a “superfood” in 2013, Pizza Hut was the biggest consumer of Kale....

On December 21, 2017December 21, 2017by
New London Loses Out on Aquaponics Project
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New London Loses Out on Aquaponics Project

New London Will No Longer Be Home to CT’s Newest Aquaponics Project Unfortunately it looks like we won’t be getting any new aquaponics neighbors anytime soon. New London was next slated to be receiving an aquaponics system. The project was part of a proposal to bring a new hotel to New London’s Fort Trumbull peninsula....

On December 20, 2017December 20, 2017by
Microgreens – Your Small But Nutritious And Tasty Garnish
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Microgreens – Your Small But Nutritious And Tasty Garnish

Microgreens – They’re Colorful, Nutritious and Tasty Microgreens are all the rage these days. In a trend that was started by chefs looking for colorful and tasty garnishes for fancy dishes, it has now gone mainstream and for good reason. Microgreens are a powerhouse of nutrients, are generally pretty easy to grow and make a...

On December 19, 2017December 19, 2017by
Weekly Round-Up 12/15/17
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Weekly Round-Up 12/15/17

Happy Friday! You may have noticed we change the name to our Friday post.  This is to reflect our change in our subscription program which now has the name WeeklyHarvest. We changed up our model a bit to be a monthly pay as you go option instead of the traditional CSA model which makes you...

On December 15, 2017December 15, 2017by
Egypt-Based Bustan Aquaponics Helping Egypt’s Food Security
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Egypt-Based Bustan Aquaponics Helping Egypt’s Food Security

Bustan Aquaponics Looks To Create Food Security In Egypt Bustan Aquaponics is providing a much-needed alternative to Egypt’s traditional agriculture paradigm. Egypt has historically been called the ‘gift of the Nile’ and enjoyed a rich agricultural tradition. However, in recent years, Egypt has been facing two huge factors making it very food insecure, a rising...

On December 13, 2017December 13, 2017by
Springworks Farm Secures $1.6 million in funding
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Springworks Farm Secures $1.6 million in funding

Springworks Farms secures 1.6 million in funding to expand operation. Springworks Farm in Lisbon, Me is about to get a big upgrade. They recently secured $1.6 million in funding to build a brand-new state-of-the-arc aquaponics greenhouse. Springworks Farm has been operating a 6,000sqft greenhouse fro three years now. With the funding they plan to desing...

On December 11, 2017December 11, 2017by
Weekly Harvest – 12/8/17
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Weekly Harvest – 12/8/17

Happy Friday! We’re still in the fall but it looks like we might get our first storm of the year this weekend. So make sure to grab what you need including all the goodies in this week’s harvest. 1. Client Spotlight – American School for the Deaf (ASD) This week we installed a new aGrow...

On December 8, 2017December 8, 2017by
We’re Celebrating 5 Years As A Start-up – Post 4 Finding A New Home
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We’re Celebrating 5 Years As A Start-up – Post 4 Finding A New Home

This is part four in our ongoing series chronicling our first five years as a business. You can check out the first parts of the series by clicking part 1, part 2, or part 3 respectively.  Celebrating 5 Years As A Start-up Part 4 – Finding A New Home The last post we left off...

On December 7, 2017December 7, 2017by
Freight Farms Expands Into Vietnam
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Freight Farms Expands Into Vietnam

Freight Farms Has Announced A Partnership With Everlane That WIll Bring Leafy Green Machines To Vietnam Freight Farms is a pioneer in the container farm space. Launched in 2013, after a successful Kickstarter campaign for a prototype container farm, the company has been a leader in container farms and mobile farm solutions ever since. The...

On December 6, 2017December 6, 2017by