International Congress on Controlled Environment Agriculture (ICCEA) Announces Next Event

Press Release Following the 2015 first-of-its-kind educational event focused on the science and techniques used in successfully operating a controlled environment agriculture facility, the Foundation for the Development of Controlled Environment Agriculture (FDCEA) announces they will once again host the International Congress on Controlled Environment Agriculture (ICCEA) in Panama City, Panama in May, 2017. According Read more about International Congress on Controlled Environment Agriculture (ICCEA) Announces Next Event[…]

Panama Embraces Controlled Environment Agriculture

Research Center for Controlled Environment Agricultural Production (CIPAC) in Panama Panama is the first country to understand that climate change is impacting traditional agriculture in Latin America and due to these permanent changes is preparing to completely embrace new technologies such as controlled environment agriculture (which includes vertical farming, greenhouse vegetable production and indoor agriculture.) Their Read more about Panama Embraces Controlled Environment Agriculture[…]

FDCEA Advancing Research and Education for the CEA and Plant Factory industry – Part 3

By David Proenza This is Post #3 out of three Posts on the Foundations trip to Europe and Asia. After our visit to Chiba University and other research centers in Japan, we traveled to China, Belgium and Geneva. For a complete report of the entire trip of the Foundation for Development of Controlled Environment Agriculture Read more about FDCEA Advancing Research and Education for the CEA and Plant Factory industry – Part 3[…]

FDCEA Advancing research and education for the CEA and Plant Factory industry – Part 2

By David Proenza This is Post #2 of three posts on the Foundations trip to Asia. After our visit to several companies and University in Holland we traveled to Taiwan. For more information on the Europe trip see post #1. We had a great visit with Dr. Wei Fang of the National Taiwan University and Read more about FDCEA Advancing research and education for the CEA and Plant Factory industry – Part 2[…]

FDCEA Advancing research and education for the CEA and Plant Factory industry – Part 1

By David Proenza   Following up on my prior post to highlight my annual trip to Europe and Asia, I will divide the Post in three sections. Each Post will be 7-10 days apart and will cover the trip to Holland, Taiwan, Japan, China, Belgium and Geneva. This years trip I wore two hats, one Read more about FDCEA Advancing research and education for the CEA and Plant Factory industry – Part 1[…]