1st July 2022
Corporate Stock Market

urban-gro Signs Over $10 Million in New Design-Build & Related Contracts

M&A Strategy Continues to Deliver Accretive Results; Latest Acquisition Bolsters Company Backlog. urban-gro, Inc. (Nasdaq: UGRO), a fully integrated architectural design, engineering, procurement, and construction management design-build firm focused on the Commercial and Controlled Environment Agriculture sectors, today announced that it has signed and began execution of seven design-build and construction management-related contracts since the […]

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Americas Corporate EMEA International Partnerships

ZipGrow Inc. and Growfoam® Announce Distribution Partnership.

ONTARIO, Canada – ZipGrow Inc. and Growfoam®, two purpose-driven companies, announce a new distribution partnership to provide carbon-neutral substrates to a wider audience of hydroponic growers. ZipGrow Inc. designs and builds vertical farming technology that makes fresh leafy produce accessible for all types of hydroponic growers from beginner through to full-scale commercial operations. This distribution […]

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Corporate EMEA Partnerships

Manda Harvest Partners With SEPEC Consults For EMEA Expansion

The partnership will enable the distribution of Manda’s landmark products across Europe and the Middle East. VANNES, LOS ANGELES 17 June 2022. With the increasing demand to use organic produce within farm operations, indoor, CEA, or fields, SEPEC CONSULTS, an engineering company specializing in vertical farming equipment, has entered into a partnership with Manda Fermentation […]

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Americas Corporate Horticulture

AppHarvest Announces Fourth and Fifth High-Tech Indoor Farms

AppHarvest’s newest large-scale controlled environment facilities, located in Somerset and Morehead, Ky., will grow strawberries and leafy greens, respectively. AppHarvest, Inc. (NASDAQ: APPH, APPHW) announced through a press release, the start of construction for two new high-tech indoor farms in Central Appalachia. The company’s new farms, located in Somerset and Morehead, Ky., will grow berries […]

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Corporate Stock Market

Kalera & Agrico Completes SPAC For NASDAQ Listing

Through a press release published by Kalera, Kalera Public Limited Company and Agrico Acquisition Corp have announced the completion of their business combination after Agrico shareholders’ give their go-ahead. The combined business will keep the Kalera name and will start its listing on NASDAQ under the new ticker symbol “KAL” on Wednesday, June 29, 2022. […]

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Deals Shipping Container Farm

CubicFarm Systems Announces New Sale and Manufacturing Agreement

CubicFarm® Systems Corp. (TSX:CUB) today announced that it has entered into agreements with NTE Discovery Park Ltd. for the purchase of 26 CubicFarm System modules at a sale price of CAD$4.4 million, the manufacturing of those initial 26 modules, as well as the future manufacturing of major components for contracts within North America. At Discovery […]

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Emerging Markets Funding Round Vertical Farming

Australian Vertical Farm Raises A$56m For Expansion

Australian vertical farming group raises A$56m to fund construction of facility and research into other produce. Stacked Farm, an Australian automated vertical farm, has successfully raised A$56m to further the expansion of the business throughout the country. The funding round was led by SeventyTwo Capital with participating investors including US-based Magnetar Capital and Stratos Capital, […]

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Corporate Laws & Regulations

Certhon Wins Legal Battle Against PlantLab

The PlantLab Patents regarding the application of LED lighting in climate chambers, in combination with controlled leaf and root heating (NL 2 002 091 and EP 2 348 814), have been ruled out as null and void by the Hague Court of Appeal, putting an end to years of a legal battle between PlantLab and […]

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Controlled Environment Agriculture Corporate EMEA

Infarm Opens a 10,000 sqm Facility in Bedford, UK

The opening ceremony included addresses from Jo Churchill, MP, Minister for Agri-Innovation and Climate Adaptation at the Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs, Mohammad Yasin, MP for Bedford and Erez Galonska, CEO and co-founder of Infarm The event shed light on the importance of innovative technology to ensure safe and sustainable domestic food production […]

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Stock Market

Local Bounti Joins the Russell 2000® Index

Local Bounti Corporation (NYSE: LOCL, LOCL.WT), a breakthrough U.S. indoor agriculture company combining the best aspects of vertical and greenhouse growing technologies, today announced that the Company will join the Russell 2000® Index after the conclusion of the 2022 annual reconstitution which will go into effect after the US market opens today, Monday, June 27, […]

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