The case for indoor ag

By | November 20th, 2016|0 Comments

Urban agriculture covers a multitude of concerns and interests. It spans everything from a focus on indoor high tech automation (systems, components etc.) to precision farming (the use of technology [...]

15 orgs in LA you need to know in urban ag

By | November 15th, 2016|0 Comments

On a warm night in October, roughly 120 of LA’s urban ag farmers, advocacy groups and investors gathered at Local Roots, an indoor farm in Vernon, CA, for a Larta [...]

GAIN Forum: Fertile Ground – Los Angeles urban farming

By | October 18th, 2016|0 Comments

What: GAIN: Fertile Ground – LA urban farming When: October 20, 6-9 pm Where: 5000 Hampton St. Vernon, CA 90058 Tickets are $10 (food and beverages included) Innovations and ideas [...]

Seven things every startup should consider to successfully expand its team

By | October 18th, 2016|0 Comments

Featuring Tony Simpson, an active member of Larta’s network of advisors and experts Last month Larta Institute’s webinar series for entrepreneurs focused on “Expanding Your Executive Team as a Startup,” [...]

Apple acquires personal medical data startup and Larta graduate Gliimpse

By | October 18th, 2016|0 Comments

Apple made a move into the mHealth and digital health space with the acquisition of an early startup called Gliimpse. Founded in 2013, Gliimpse is a graduate of Larta’s 2014 [...]

Larta Institute’s Summer of IPOs and awards

By | October 18th, 2016|0 Comments

The summer of 2016 has proven to be a record one for Larta Institute and our graduated companies. During the months of June through August, three graduates of Larta’s CAP [...]

Fox Worldwide Business’s Kathy Ireland interviews Avalon Biomed’s Carolyn Primus, the woman healing teeth from the inside out

By | October 18th, 2016|0 Comments

Remember that woman-owned startup we wrote about back in June that we said was worth watching? (Read the June 2016 article here) Well, we weren’t the only ones watching. On [...]