Americas Crop Protection Funding Round

USDA Increases Funding for Specialty Crop Block Grant Program

On Saturday, the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) announced additional funding of $72.9 million for its Specialty Crop Block Grant Program (SCBGP). The objective is to support innovative projects that […]

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Americas Laws and Patents

International Fresh Produce Association Meets With house Agriculture Committee Chair

The International Fresh Produce Association (IFPA) met with incoming House Agriculture Committee Chair Representative GT Thompson (R-PA) and other key House leaders at the Pennsylvania Farm Show on January 13 […]

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Americas Corporate Leafy Greens

Local Bounti Introduces Greenhouse-Grown Lettuce Wrap Kit

Local Bounti, an indoor agriculture company has launched its chef-inspired Asian Style Chicken Lettuce Wrap Kit at 194 Sprouts Farmers Markets locations in California and Arizona. This product is aimed […]

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Americas Funding Round

Hydroponic Container Farm Project Receives Funding From PacifiCan

The Honourable Harjit S. Sajjan, Minister of International Development and Minister in charge of PacifiCan, has announced more than $2 million in financing from PacifiCan for 10 projects across the […]

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Americas Controlled Environment Agriculture Economy

International Fresh Produce Association Feedback On USDA NIFA

On December the 1st, the International Fresh Produce Association commented on the National Institute of Food and Agriculture (NIFA) regarding programs put in place by the NIFA and the urgent […]

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Americas Corporate Partnerships

Zion Growing Solutions Secure A Territory License From Agriplay

Zion Growing Solutions Inc. has acquired the Territory License for British Columbia and will be the region’s exclusive supplier of Agriplay technology as of December 1, 2022. Agriplay is presently […]

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Americas Controlled Environment Agriculture Partnerships Urban Farming

Nature’s Miracle & UFO Form MOU To Establish Farm-To-Fork Vertical Farms

Nature’s Miracle has entered into a Memorandum of Understanding with “UFO” (Urban Farm Organization) to open indoor farms with stores in urban areas of America. Under the MOU, Nature’s Miracle […]

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Americas Controlled Environment Agriculture Corporate Vertical Farming

GoodLeaf Farms To Inaugurate A Vertical Farm in Quebec

By the middle of 2023, GoodLeaf Farms, one of Canada’s leading vertical farming companies, announced plans to inaugurate a climate-controlled indoor farm in Longueuil. In Quebec, grocery retailers and the […]

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Americas Corporate

UVI Research and Technology Park Inc. Announces First Catalyst Fund Loan

With the announcement of the first capacity-accelerating loan through UVI Research and Technology Park’s Catalyst Fund, Peter Chapman, chief executive officer, brought technology and agriculture together today to address a […]

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Americas Controlled Environment Agriculture Urban Farming

Governor Hochul Unveils Indoor Farming System to Advance Urban Farming in Harlem

Governor Kathy Hochul recently launched a pilot indoor farming program in Harlem that would improve the year-round accessibility of fresh produce for underprivileged local families and advance national research on […]

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