9th August 2022
Corporate EMEA Indoor Farming

Pure Harvest Smart Farm Nets a USD 180.5 Million Funding Round

Funding takes total capital raised to-date to $387.1 million, fortifying the UAE-based company’s position among the best-funded startups in the MEASA region. Ambitious growth plan includes high-tech hybrid smart farms across the GCC and Asia. A diverse, global investor base supports Pure Harvest’s mission to democratize access to high-quality, sustainably-grown, fresh fruits and vegetables. Pure […]

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Americas Corporate EMEA International Partnerships

ZipGrow Inc. and Growfoam® Announce Distribution Partnership.

ONTARIO, Canada – ZipGrow Inc. and Growfoam®, two purpose-driven companies, announce a new distribution partnership to provide carbon-neutral substrates to a wider audience of hydroponic growers. ZipGrow Inc. designs and builds vertical farming technology that makes fresh leafy produce accessible for all types of hydroponic growers from beginner through to full-scale commercial operations. This distribution […]

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Corporate EMEA Partnerships

Manda Harvest Partners With SEPEC Consults For EMEA Expansion

The partnership will enable the distribution of Manda’s landmark products across Europe and the Middle East. VANNES, LOS ANGELES 17 June 2022. With the increasing demand to use organic produce within farm operations, indoor, CEA, or fields, SEPEC CONSULTS, an engineering company specializing in vertical farming equipment, has entered into a partnership with Manda Fermentation […]

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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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EMEA Finance Urban Farming Vertical Farming

Scotland Grants £200m To 150 Agriculture Projects

The Scottish government is said to contribute £200m to over 150 agriculture projects over the next five years. These projects include innovative studies and research on reducing greenhouse gas emissions in agriculture among other aspects. The investment will be part of the 2022-2027 Environment, Natural Resources, and Agriculture Strategic Research Programme (SRP). “In total, we […]

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EMEA Indoor Farming Partnerships

Urban Health Farms & Botany Group Further Collaboration

With the arrival of ‘The Urban Health Farms Campus’ (UHF Campus) in Venlo, Botany is intensifying its collaboration with the Urban Health Farms: a European player in the field of indoor vertical farming. The two companies have been working closely together as partners in the field of vertical farming for a long time. Development of cultivation […]

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Corporate EMEA

Glowfarms To Build Indoor Farm of The Future

Frontrunner in vertical farming takes next step in mission towards sustainable food supply. As their most recent press release, Leerdam (Netherlands) based indoor farmers, Glowfarms are expanding their production capacity with a new facility considered as ‘the most advanced vertical farm in Europe’ using the company approach to cultivating crops with a conveyer-belt. Driven by […]

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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 EMEA Vertical Farming

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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EMEA Markets Stock Market Urban Farming

Singapore Urban Farm Plans Leads To Publicly-listed Companies

For the past decade, food insecurity has been a prominent discussion in Singapore as the small city-state seeks to ensure its food supply despite the lack of arable land (Only 1% of land available for food production) and its important reliance on food imports (90% of their food is imported). This situation was only exacerbated […]

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