Events

Vertical Farming Conference

Herman van Bekkem will discuss the Greenpeace vision for ecological farming and especially Vertical Farming in Europe’s main cities, on the 28 June 2017, at the Vertical Farming Conference in Venlo, The Netherlands. Herman van Bekkem is an agricultural expert with Greenpeace and tries to educate the agricultural sector for ecological farming on the seven principles set up by Greenpeace. (The report on the Greenpeace vision for ecological farming, and the seven principles, can be downloaded freely from their website)

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Calling all growers and allied trade

Apex-Brinkman PCA Conference

Apex-Brinkman PCA Conference

Are you fascinated by harvesting light to grow plants?

How about plant factories focusing on high hygiene for food safety?

Medical marijuana?

Or converting a farm from soil to hydroponics?

Do you want to visit several commercial hydroponic and greenhouse farms?

Then join us at the APEX-Brinkman Protected Cropping Australia conference, 9-12 July 2017 at the Adelaide Convention Centre.

Click here for the detailed speaker program.

Click here for the SOLD OUT trade exhibition and partner list.

Click here if you haven’t booked yet.  Ω

Posted 19 June 2017

25th Anniversary Collection now available

25th Anniversary Collection dual set DVD

25th Anniversary Collection dual set DVD

Celebrating 25 years of publishing with the release of our ‘Anniversary Collection 1991-2016’ dual DVD set at an awesome price – http://tinyurl.com/ybnhyxml

The 25th Anniversary Collection set contains every issue of Practical Hydroponics & Greenhouses magazine since the first issue, from Nov/Dec 1991 to Nov/Dec 2016. Fully indexed, each issue is a press quality interactive PDF file. See More

Dehumidify the air inside the greenhouse

Folks, it’s only a few weeks before this event commences. A must attend conference & trade show highlighting the latest research, expert advice, and growing technologies.

Mr Ziv Shaked from DryGair will be at the Brinkman Australia stand during The Apex-Brinkman PCA Conference in Adelaide, and you can ask him how to control humidity and save on energy with the DryGair Dehumidifying units. www.drygair.com See More

Aquaponics: Combining hydroponics with aquaculture

Wilson Lennard

Aquaponic expert Wilson Lennard

Learn a method to produce hydroponic nutrient mixture and strength analogues in an aquaponic environment at the coming Apex-Brinkman Protected Cropping Australia (PCA) biennial conference and trade show to be held at the Adelaide Convention Centre, South Australia, from 9-12 July 2017. See More

Final days for PCA conference ‘Early Bird’ discount

Apex-Brinkman PCA Conference

Apex-Brinkman PCA Conference

Final days for Early Bird discount (expires Sunday 14 May) for Australia’s premier protected cropping industry event. The Apex Brinkman Protected Cropping Australia (PCA) conference and trade show will be held at the Adelaide Convention Centre, South Australia, from 9-12 July 2017. The event is expected to attract delegates and exhibitors throughout Australasia, Asia, North America and Europe. See More

Medicinal cannabis presentation

Mike Nichols

Dr Mike Nichols

One of the highlights of the coming Apex–Brinkman Protected Cropping Australia (PCA) conference is a presentation on medicinal cannabis by eminent horticulture researcher, Dr Mike Nichols. His presentation will focus on the various types of cannabis and examine some of their different medical properties.  See More

Stellar speaker line-up

The Apex–Brinkman Protected Cropping Australia  (PCA) conference and trade exhibition, to be held at the Adelaide Convention Centre, South Australia, from 9-12 July 2017, has a stellar line-up of speakers specialising in hydroponic, greenhouse, aquaponic and high-tech growing systems. This biennial national industry event, which includes a two-day technical program, a trade expo and farm tours, is a great opportunity to learn about the latest growing technology and management practices. The event is expected to attract growers, industry experts and allied trade suppliers throughout Australasia, Asia, Europe and North America. See More

2nd International Congress on Controlled Environment Agriculture

Dr Toyoki Kozai is known as the “Father of the Japanese Plant Factory.”

The 2nd International Congress on Controlled Environment Agriculture (ICCEA 2017) will take place in the Republic of Panama, at the Hotel El Panama, between 17 -19 May 2017. The Congress offers an opportunity to learn from the most innovative minds in the industry. Speakers will focus on the skills and knowledge needed to finance, design and operate a successful and innovative farm operation, albeit an indoor vertical farm, greenhouses or a combination of a protected and controlled environment. See More

2017 Hemp Health & Innovation (HHI) Expo & Symposium

HHI2017

After making headline news across the country last year when thousands of Sydneysiders descended upon Rosehill Gardens seeking information and awareness around all the crucial benefits the Hemp plant offers now and into the future, Australia’s largest experiential cannabis event, the Hemp, Health & Innovation (HHI) Expo & Symposium is back for 2017! See More

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