6th October 2022
Americas Corporate Vertical Farming

Fifth Season Releases New Branding & Flavor Variety

Fifth Season is upping the ante again with a bold new package design and a brand new flavor variety. Fifth Season operates a 60,000 square-foot fully-automated vertical farm in Braddock, Pa. that, because of its advanced technology, has twice the growing capacity of traditional vertical farms. Using robotics and AI, crops are grown under the […]

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Economy EMEA

Localisation & Technology Adoption Prevalent To UAE’s Food Security Quest

3rd Future Food Forum calls for public-private collaboration and innovation for the sustainable future of UAE’s F&B manufacturing sector. H.E. Abdulla Al Saleh, Undersecretary, Ministry of Economy UAE delivers the opening address Over 700 industry leaders are participating in the two-day Forum, which highlights key initiatives for sustainability and inclusive growth, creating opportunities for women, […]

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Corporate Deals

Agrify’s New Projects Could Generate USD 7.5M in Sales

Agrify sales could potentially reach USD 7.5M in revenue with new Projects in Illinois, Massachusetts, and South Africa. Agrify Corporation (Nasdaq:AGFY), announced that Prairie State Cannabis LLC in Illinois, LowKey LLC in Massachusetts, and MediFlora Cultivation LTD in South Africa have all elected to operate their respective cultivation businesses using Agrify’s Rapid Deployment Packs, further […]

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Americas Corporate Funding Round

Hardeegreens Invests USD 1.3M in Jasper County, South Carolina

South Carolina Vertical Farming company, HardeeGreens will invest USD 1.3M in Jasper County and create 58 new jobs. HardeeGreens LLC, a startup indoor, vertical farm company, announced plans to establish operations in Jasper County, South Carolina. The company’s USD 1.3 million investment will create 58 new jobs. “We are so excited about the launch of […]

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Corporate Events

FoodTech 500 Applications Are Open

Forward Fooding launches its quest to uncover the most promising and impactful AgriFoodTech disruptors of 2022 as part of the fourth edition of the FoodTech 500.  Forward Fooding is accepting applications for the 2022 edition of FoodTech 500, the ‘Fortune 500’ of the FoodTech sector. AgriFoodtech companies around the world can apply to be featured […]

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Americas Corporate Funding Round

Elevate Farms Nets a USD 19M Funding From Brightspark Capital

Elevate Farms Inc. announced the company has ‎raised in excess of C$26 million in 2022 (USD 19M) consisting of equity and secured project finance through a series of investments worldwide. The Financing was again anchored by long-time supporter, Brightspark Capital Inc., a veteran venture ‎capital firm based in Montreal and Toronto, Canada, and represented on the Elevate Farms Board ‎by […]

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Deals Stock Market

CEA Industries Signs Contract with Merida Capital Holdings Client

CEA Industries Inc. (NASDAQ: CEAD, CEADW), announced that its subsidiary, Surna Cultivation Technologies LLC, has signed a contract with a client of its previously announced partner, Merida Capital Holdings. The contract is incremental to Surna’s announced backlog of $9.7 million as of August 11, 2022. In June of this year, the Company announced it had […]

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Corporate Partnerships

Panamerican University in México Partners with Verde Compacto

Panamerican University creates an alliance with Verde Compacto for the development of an indoor cultivation system that will be applied in its educational programs. This alliance seeks to offer educational programs adapted to new trends in consumption and technology. In an interview with Alejandra Areola, Director of the Food Business Management School at the Panamerican […]

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Corporate Stock Market

AgriFORCE Appoints André J. Beaulieu as General Counsel

With over 20 years of B2B tech and legal experience, Beaulieu will play an instrumental role in AgriFORCE’s merger and acquisition strategy AgriFORCE Growing Systems Ltd. (NASDAQ: AGRI), announced the appointment of André J. Beaulieu, B.A., LL.B. as General Counsel. Reporting directly to the CEO and the Board of Directors, Beaulieu will act as the […]

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Corporate Funding Round

Botalys Banks a USD 6.5M Funding Round Led by ALIAD

Botalys envisions becoming a leading hydroponic precision farming company for Medicinal plants. Botalys banked a USD 6.5M ( EUR 6.6M) funding round led by ALIAD (Air Liquide Venture Capital Fund) to fuel their growth, and provide collaboration opportunities with Seppic (a subsidiary of Air Liquide Healthcare). The funding round has also seen participation from Yield […]

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