9th August 2022
EMEA Finance

UKRI Awards £8m To New Farming Concepts

UK Research and Innovation (UKRI) announced on the 9th of June the winners of a combined £8 million in funding, as part of Defra’s Farming Innovation Programme. The feasibility projects competition was created to back new and innovative solutions, aid research and collaboration, and encourage collaboration across the UK’s farmers, growers, and foresters. The competition, […]

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Controlled Environment Agriculture EMEA Horticulture

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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Controlled Environment Agriculture EMEA Horticulture

LST To Showcase Award-Winning CEA Offering at GreenTech Amsterdam

AgTech specialist Light Science Technologies (LST) will be showcasing its award-winning technology and the latest energy-saving solutions for indoor farmers and growers when it exhibits at GreenTech 2022, RAI Amsterdam on the 14th – 16th of June. Being unveiled to visitors for the first time will be LST’s new sensorGROW, harnessing the latest sensor technology […]

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EMEA Events

AquaFarm, NovelFarm & AlgaeFarm 2022 in Line With 2020 Numbers

The two days at the Pordenone Fair ended with the triptych of events, AquaFarm, NovelFarm, and AlgaeFarm, dedicated to innovative and sustainable food and useful substances for industry production. The number of visitors is in line with the data of the 2020 edition which had led to a + 15% in the number of registered […]

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Controlled Environment Agriculture EMEA Events

Global Vertical Farming Show Set in July at Hotel Conrad Dubai

After the successful establishment of its 1st series of the Global Vertical Farming Show (Virtual Connect), its organizers TAB global are back with its 2nd edition—targetting the emerging industry of Vertical Farming, Indoor Farming and Controlled Environment Agriculture. Global Vertical Farming Show 2022 (GVF 2022) – 2nd Edition is the trailblazing and ground-breaking Exhibition and […]

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Controlled Environment Agriculture EMEA Vertical Farming

Serba Dinamik To Bolster Middle-East Presence With Vertical Farming

SERBA Dinamik Sdn Bhd has strengthened its presence in the Middle East by signing a memorandum of agreement (MoA) with the United Arab Emirates as reported by the Malaysian Reserve. The MoA signed on May 19 will focus on three areas: Vertical farming, infrastructure/ property development, and integrated solutions for the Oil and gas industry. Read […]

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EMEA Urban Farming Videos

VIDEO: Singapore’s Vision To Food Security

This documentary from Financial Times, Food Revolution episodes describes how Singapore see in Urban Farming a potential solution to decreasing its reliance on food imports as the country lacks arable land. Have a look and don’t hesitate to share your comments below!

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EMEA Environment Vertical Farming

Future Crops Moves to 100% Renewable Energy

Future Crops, Ltd., has taken its vertical farm a further step off the grid by shifting to rely on 100% renewable energy. Harnessing the natural green powers of solar and wind energy, the company also is solving the primary hurdle to bringing the industry to a substantially greater carbon-neutral position, all while advancing its sustainability […]

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Corporate EMEA Urban Farming Vertical Farming

Sunway XFarms To Open Largest Farm In Kuala Lumpur

Sunway XFarms plans the launch of Kuala Lumpur City Centre’s largest indoor vertical farm in Q3 2022. Created during the pandemic, the company was founded by Sunway Property and Sunway Education Group. It has since produced food for more than 1,800 families wither over 15,000 kg of leafy greens grown and harvested in Sunway’s smart […]

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EMEA Shipping Container Farm Urban Farming

Dubai Hotel Launches New Hydroponic Container Farm

Founded in July 2020, GreeenTech is the first in the Czech Republic to produce hydroponic containers, a technological solution to enable local cultivation of vegetables, micro greens and small fruits anywhere in the world. “The company was founded by Karokina Pumprova, Milan Soucek and I with the aim of producing hydroponic growing systems. The main […]

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