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 [...]

Ag. Food. Women. Larta’s next GAIN forum

By | May 2nd, 2016|0 Comments

Who are the women in ag & food? Join us May 17th to find out! Women’s roles in ag range from founding entrepreneurial ventures to running farms, or leading corporate [...]

Presenting our 2016 GAIN calendar of events

By | January 25th, 2016|0 Comments

2015 broke all records in AgTech investment and focused attention on issues around agriculture and food. With uncertainty around food production looming in the next few decades and post-GMO technologies [...]

Food disruptors in LA gather for GAIN

By | November 17th, 2015|1 Comment

The group discussion held in the 48th-floor office overlooking miles of Los Angeles concrete was not about freeway traffic, the weather or about bringing professional football back to the city. [...]

Food For Thought: New Sources, New Systems

By | October 12th, 2015|0 Comments

Food is an essential and a constant in our lives. Every day. Three squares a day. The ways in which we produce, process, and engage with food has notably changed [...]