25th June 2022
Americas Corporate

New Largest Infarm Growing Centre will supply the Northeastern US

Infarm drives its US expansion by establishing a new Growing Centre near Baltimore, Maryland It will be Infarm’s largest facility globally so far, with a total size of nearly 18.600m2 Once fully equipped, the facility in Howard County will produce up to 45 million crops per year This new Growing Centre will be able to […]

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Americas Laws & Regulations Stock Market

Affinor Growers Hires Grant Writing Team

VANCOUVER, British Columbia, June 21, 2022 – Affinor Growers Inc. (CSE:AFI; OTCQB:RSSFF), a vertical farming technology and operations company with a commercial production facility in Abbotsford BC, is pleased to announce that it has hired Elite Agri Solutions to prepare grant applications to federal and provincial governments. Read also: Affinor Growers Announces Issuance of Canadian Patent […]

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Americas Urban Farming Vertical Farming

ZipGrow Inc. Launches Supersized Container Farm

ONTARIO, CANADA – Best known for the innovation and installation of vertical indoor hydroponic farms around the globe, ZipGrow Inc. is thrilled to expand its system portfolio and announce its first turnkey container farm innovation; the ZipPod. Backed by years of research on optimal efficiencies for container farming systems, the ZipPod is built onsite at […]

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Americas Horticulture

American Ag Energy To Build Two Greenhouses in New England

Based in Boston, American Ag Energy integrates greenhouses with power plants to grow vegetables all year long. By using combined heat and power, hydroponic irrigation, enhanced lighting, supplemental carbon dioxide, and advanced control systems, the company aims to contribute to making the agriculture industry less resource intensive and more climate resilient. Currently, the company is […]

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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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Americas Corporate Vertical Farming

Cultivatd Recruits Seasoned CEA Professional, Kyle Barnett

Cultivatd Inc, announces their newest hire, Kyle Barnett, as Director of Sales and Partnerships. Leveraging his expertise gained through a diversity of experiences with CEA companies, including BrightFarms, Hort Americas, WestRock, CarbonBook, and his own Podcast – Kyle Talks AgTech, Cultivatd believes Kyle is a strategic addition to the team. Read also: 4 Companies Shaping The […]

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Americas Urban Farming Vertical Farming

Colorado is Home To Many Indoor Vertical Farms

Beyond the globally renowned landscapes, wildlife, and ski resorts, Colorado is welcoming an increasing number of indoor vertical farming facilities. Many vertical farming companies have implemented operations or, are headquartered in the Centennial State, the latest joining was the indoor vertical farming company, Kalera AS as they recently opened their Aurora facility and started producing […]

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Americas Environment Funding Round

Power Corp Raises $210 Million For Sustainable Agri-Food Investments

Power Corp (TSE:POW) announced the closing of an initial $210 Million of aggregate capital commitments for Lios Fund I. The funding round has seen the participation of The Canada Life Assurance Company, Farm Credit Canada (FCC), Export Development Canada (EDC), Fonds de solidarité FTQ, BMO Capital Partners, and CIBC. The Equity platform will enable the […]

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Americas Funding Round Horticulture

Little Leaf Farms Banks a USD 300 Million Funding

Little Leaf Farms has successfully raised USD 300 million in new capital in a funding round led by The Rise Fund, TPG’s multi-sector global impact investing strategy, and debt funding from Bank of America. The funding will support the company’s growth & expansion plans to make Little Leaf Farms’ lettuces accessible to more than half […]

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Americas Indoor Farming

Center of Excellence for Indoor Ag Reveals New Water Quality Service

The Center of Excellence for Indoor Agriculture Announces New Water Quality and Management Service Media, PA – June 14, 2022. The Center of Excellence for Indoor Agriculture, a U.S.-based company that supports the growth of the vertical and indoor farming industry, announced a new water quality and management service headed by Dr. Erick Bandala, an […]

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