9th August 2022
Controlled Environment Agriculture Corporate Environment

Edible Garden Reports Zero-Waste Inspired® ESG/Sustainability Mandate

Less Waste and a Reduction of Carbon and Plastic Impact Driving Retail and Consumer Demand. Edible Garden AG Incorporated (Nasdaq:EDBL, EDBLW), provided updates on their Zero-Waste Inspried® ESG/ Sustainability mandate. Mr. Jim Kras, Chief Executive Officer of Edible Garden, commented on a recent press release, “We are both pleased and proud to announce the positive impact […]

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Controlled Environment Agriculture

Avoid These Five Mistakes When Choosing Food-grade Conveyors, Says Ultimation Industries

Choosing the right conveyor system is a critical step in maintaining a safe food supply. ROSEVILLE, Mich. (June 28, 2022)— Choosing the right material handling equipment for food manufacturing, processing and packaging is critical for maintaining safety, according to Ultimation Industries, the leading direct-to-consumer conveyor manufacturer for the food processing, vertical farming, warehousing, delivery and […]

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Controlled Environment Agriculture Corporate

Green Life Farms Continues Innovation At Babcock Farm

Green Life Farms, the leading controlled-environment agriculture grower in the Southeast U.S., added state-of-the-art packaging equipment to its production area at the company’s Babcock Farm for its packaged herb products. Green Life Farms sells packaged herbs under a long-term contract with a leading meal kit delivery company. The new packaging equipment utilizes microperforated film, which […]

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Controlled Environment Agriculture Corporate

DIC Invests in Back of the Yards Algae Sciences

Tokyo, Japan—DIC Corporation has completed an investment in Back of the Yards Algae Science Inc. (BYAS), a sustainable food technology startup focused on developing innovative extracts and alternative proteins, headquartered in Chicago, Illinois. The move strategically advances DIC’s growing business position in more sustainable and circular algae-derived products, including natural food colorants, natural food additives […]

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Controlled Environment Agriculture Corporate

Light Science Technologies Expands nurturGROW Offering

AgTech specialist Light Science Technologies has announced the expansion of its nurturGROW lighting product portfolio with the launch of its ‘slimline’ Vertical Farm range, featuring its award-winning sustainable design.  Specifically for use in a closed, climate-controlled growing facility such as a vertical/city farm, container, or research center, the Vertical Farm range can be used in […]

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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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Controlled Environment Agriculture International Robotics Vertical Farming

iFarm Markets StackGrow Automation With Game-Changing Efficiency

iFarms’ newest innovation, the StackGrow automation enables, through AI-driven software to increase a vertical farm’s production by 50% per square meter, reduce electricity costs by up to 30%, and drop labor costs by 12%. As the industry seeks solutions to current challenges they are facing with labor costs, energy, etc. iFarm’s StackGrow technology approaches total […]

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Controlled Environment Agriculture Shipping Container Farm Urban Farming Vertical Farming

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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Americas Controlled Environment Agriculture Corporate

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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