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Upstart Farmer

A Year of Action

 

This is the year to take action and start your own commercial farm.

Join the Upstart Farmer movement and make 2015 a year of action.

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11 Farms Worth Watching

Meet 11 farms worth watching, and get excited about what’s going to happen in 2015 and the years to follow.

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Aquaponics Issues?

Head over to our Aquaponics Resource Guide to find out where to go next.

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Laramie CSA

Laramie Proud.

Bright Agrotech’s Laramie CSA provides healthy, fresh greens, herbs and other veggies all year long for the local community.

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Grow Vertically. Grow More.

Increase Productivity

Grow 2-3x as much as traditional horizontal production. Learn more.

Sell Living Towers at Market

Lightweight ZipGrow towers are designed to be transported to market live for consumers to harvest their own greens or herbs. Learn more.

Absorb More Light

Highly reflective ZipGrow tower housings gives more light to the southern, salable side of your crops. Learn more.

Stabilize Root Zone Temperatures

Specially designed Matrix Media is 93% air and helps to maintain a consistent temperature around your plant roots, reducing anaerobic zones. Learn more.

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Happening Now on the Bright Agrotech Blog

Quick Tip: Nutrient Toxicity

Questions about plant toxicities If you’ve gardened, farmed, or grown anything in your life, you’ve probably experienced a nutrient deficiency in your plants. The other side of nutrient levels is a toxicity, and it’s something that many growers are concerned about.... read more

Carbonates in Aquaponics

If you’re using tap water and having trouble with pH, you might be dealing with a carbonates problem.  Carbonates in aquaponics frequently cause problems with fluctuating pH or difficulty to exit a high pH range. What are carbonates? A carbonate molecule is... read more

The New Lemonade Stand

Old fundraising projects are tired I grew up in a neighborhood flanked on two sides by schools. While having students around kept the neighborhood lively and cheerful, we had so many schoolkid visitors selling wrapping paper, candles, and soup mixes that we started... read more

Tilapia Fry Care

Stocking your own fish is cheaper and gives you more control If you’re raising tilapia in an aquaponic system, it can be more convenient to breed and stock your own fry.   Not only will raising your own stock rescue your wallet, but the ability to choose your own... read more

Catfish in Aquaponics

  Who is Aleece Landis? Aleece B. Landis, more commonly known as the hands-on aquaponic expert TCLynx, has been enthralled with aquaponics since 2007. TC learned much of her aquaponic know-how engaging in all kinds of forums and online communities and now is one... read more

Planning Your Farm: Calculating Farm Expenses

Calculating expenses helps you be realistic about your farm’s potential If you read our post on estimating farm revenue, you may be tempted to stop there. But if you want anything close to a realistic look forward, you must compare that revenue to your farm... read more

Best Fish for Aquaponics

So you’re planning an aquaponics system… What type of fish are you using? Now that’s an exciting question! There are dozens of exciting possibilities, and raising fish can be fun and rewarding! So.. Let’s talk fish. There are four factors which decide the best... read more

Who is Growing with ZipGrow Towers?

These Innovative Upstart Farmers Are the Visionaries of a Sustainable Food Future

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Freight Farms
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Fresh Start Greens

Fresh, healthy veggies for your family

What Grows in ZipGrow Towers?

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Mint

Chives in ZipGrow Towers

Chives

Basil in ZipGrow Towers

Basil

Amish Deer Tongue Lettuce

Lettuce


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