Lee Allen is an award-winning reporter of both electronic and print media. He is also a struggling backyard gardener.
Growing plants and vegetables in sand culture is not a new idea, but it appears to be both practical and economical now that plastics and...
Using natural concepts as models for solutions in the human world is a process called biomimicry and in this story, Lee Allen takes us to...
Due to various pressures, the planet is losing plant diversity at an alarming rate. This is not god for ecosystems or humans. Lee Allen...
Mushrooms check a lot of boxes for the future of food. While quintessential decomposers, these organisms assist in plant growth, anare...
Until November of 2017, growers debated the organic certification of hydroponics. Now, the verdict is in.
Dr. Goggy Davidowitz says we’ll have to get over our aversion to the thought of eating bugs. The benefits simply outweigh the down sides.
Community gardens are a great idea, and when done correctly, can bring communities together. This is the case in Tucson's Las Milpitas de...
Hydroponic hops aren’t new, but growing them in nutrient-rich solutions is.
Here is a closer look at one program in Arizona experimenting with controlled-environment growing for space travel.
If you want your aquaculture system to really flourish, you need more than just fish...
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