Ideas, energized: XTB Laboratories Quarterly Series, Installment 1

By | April 10th, 2017|0 Comments

Last September XTB Laboratories won Larta Institute’s first “Ideas, energized” prize at the 2016 Ag Innovation Showcase. The prize included $10k, a year of commercialization consulting from Larta Institute, and [...]

Barrix Agro Sciences Named 2017 TIME India Startup Innovator

By | April 10th, 2017|0 Comments

2017 started off with a bang at Larta Institute, with Ag Innovation Showcase alumnus Barrix Agro Sciences leading the way. In January, TIME, Inc. and McKinsey and Company awarded Barrix [...]

Calling All Presenters and Registrants For California’s First Ag Innovation Showcase

By | March 14th, 2017|0 Comments

The Ag Innovation Showcase has established itself as the premier event where Ag’s biggest names, brightest innovators, and most influential investors connect annually in St. Louis, MO. Now, Larta Institute, [...]

Early Bird Registration for the Ag Innovation Showcase at UC Davis extended to April 1st

By | March 14th, 2017|0 Comments

Register now for a 50% discount on UC Davis Ag Innovation Showcase. The Ag Innovation Showcase at UC Davis, hosted by Larta Institute and University of California, Davis, is offering [...]

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 [...]