25th June 2022
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Light Science Technologies Launches All-In-One SensorGROW

Cost and waste saving tool offers instant actionable insight for better control and performance   Light Science Technologies (LST) has announced the launch of sensorGROW, an all-in-one growing intelligence tool aimed at giving indoor farmers better environmental control while saving costs and reducing waste. Ideal for any controlled growing environment including greenhouses, polytunnels, vertical farms, […]

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Indoor AgTech: Vertical Farms & Their Place in Our Food Supply

Ahead of this week’s Indoor AgTech Innovation Summit from June 23rd to June 24th, we had the chance to interview David Verbitsky, Managing Director, Head of AgTech & Sustainable Food, NOMURA GREENTECH, USA. He will moderate the panel “Establishing CEA Innovation Hubs and Markets Around the World” at 8 a.m EST along with speakers:  Yong Park, Head […]

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Controlled Environment Agriculture EMEA Vertical Farming

New Vertical Farm in Sweden, to Produce Herbs for Leading Grocery Retailer.

Netled’s client, Oh My Greens (OMG), opens an industrial-scale vertical farm in Söderfors, Sweden, to produce high-quality herbs for ICA, Sweden’s leading grocery retailer. The herbs will be available for consumers in June 2022. Netled, the leading vertical farming technology provider in the Nordics, together with its client OMG, a Swedish herb supplier, launches an […]

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Controlled Environment Agriculture Horticulture

Signify Supplies 40% More Light To Grower Looye

Tomato grower Looye is transitioning to a hybrid installation with Philips GreenPower LED toplighting force across all their sites The installation provides approximately 40% more light, resulting in higher production rates while using less energy and maintaining the same flavor Eindhoven, the Netherlands – Increased production in winter without detracting from the flavor and quality of […]

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Leafood Expands To Baltics With a 6.45 Million Euro Funding

The Vilnius-based startup, Leafood, has raised €6.45 million in funding to build and operate a network of indoor vertical farms in Lithuania and the greater Baltic region, including Poland in partnership with YesHealth Group. The funding round was led by the founder of organic farm Farmer’s Circle and hospitality hub the Baltic Food Republic, alongside YesHeatlth […]

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Americas Controlled Environment Agriculture Deals

CubicFarms Announces $3.8M HydroGreen Sale in West Texas

Controlled Environment Agriculture to Produce 68,000 Pounds of Daily Feed VANCOUVER, BC, June 14, 2022 /CNW/ – CubicFarms® Systems Corp. (TSX: CUB), a leading local chain agricultural technology company, today announced a 10-machine Automated Vertical Pastures™ sale valued at CAD$3.8 million. Automated Vertical Pastures™ Sale in West Texas Owned and operated by Jim Cnossen, the Cnossen Dairy located in Hereford, West Texas, currently […]

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80 Acres Farms Expands To Covington, Georgia

Governor Brian P. Kemp announced in a statement that the leading indoor vertical farming company, 80 Acres Farms, was expanding to Newton County, investing USD 120 million and creating 150 new jobs within the County to meet growing consumer demand for local, fresh produce. “We are excited to welcome 80 Acres Farms to Georgia as […]

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Controlled Environment Agriculture Horticulture

Signify Celebrates 15 years of Leadership in Developing Horticulture LED Grow Lighting

Signify has led the industry into high-tech LED lighting for horticulture, providing growers with higher quality crops, predictably higher yields, and energy savings More than 1,000 growers in nearly 50 countries use Philips LED horticulture solutions Philips is helping growers shape the future of sustainable, high-tech horticulture lighting through artificial intelligence and data-driven growing Eindhoven, […]

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Vertical Farming Problems & Solutions, a Huvster Contribution

This post is a contribution from Verde Compacto, Huvster.  Challenges of vertical farming and how the Huvster can help you solve them Vertical farming and indoor growing systems are the future of agriculture due to the need to produce more food with fewer resources in order to feed the growing world’s population. At Verde Compacto […]

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Signify Helps Kwekerij Loos Make The Switch To Full LED Lighting

Following a successful first installation, the strawberry and asparagus grower Kwekerij Loos will equip both of its cultivation sites with 100% LED lighting from Signify for its strawberries. The installation provides considerably more light in its greenhouses, more efficient plant growth, and energy savings of around 40%. Eindhoven, The Netherlands – Signify, the world leader […]

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