Posts Tagged ‘garden’

Bringing Education Outdoors: Dallas Arboretum Receives $50,000 for STEM Education Program

Posted by Lauren Hawkins

The Dallas Arboretum and Botanical Garden encourages students to learn outside of the classroom with an innovative STEM Education program. 

More than 100,000 students are taught by the Arboretum Education team each year and their education program is about to …

Dallas Inventor Gives Gardening a Technology Makeover With Mini Smart Terrarium

Posted by Rachel Linch

A Dallas startup is bringing gardening beyond a backyard endeavor with a miniature terrarium that can support growing plants in the workplace to the living room and anywhere in between.

Outfitted with water sensors and sun-syncing lights, the 4-inch by …

Addison Nonprofit Behind PBS Film Highlighting Dietary, Health Issues of Native Americans

Posted by Lance Murray

Addison-based Partnership With Native Americans has collaborated with Front Page Productions to create a documentary about dietary and health issues faced by Native American communities.

The documentary, which is airing on Public Broadcasting System stations across the nation, is hosted …

Meet Evie, SMU’s Mobile Greenhouse With a Mission

Posted by Julia Falcon

Students at Southern Methodist University have converted a camping trailer into a mobile sustainable garden. 

The redesigned trailer, named Evie, was introduced last weekend during Earth Day Texas at Fair Park in Dallas. 

After not being able to obtain permits …

Flux’s Artificial Intelligence Puts Farming in the Cloud

Posted by Nicholas Sakelaris

THE DALLAS-BASED STARTUP ALLOWS HYDROPONIC GARDENING TO FLOURISH INDOORS AND OUT


After millennia of watching the stars, reading almanacs, and trusting your gut, farmers can now turn to the Internet of Things for their agricultural advice. Dallas-based software startup …