29th September 2022
Corporate Emerging Markets Hydroponics Leafy Greens

Sunway XFarms To Build One Million sqft Smart Farms in Malaysia

Created during the pandemic, the company was founded by Sunway Property and 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 sustainable city in Kuala Lumpur. Their newest farm, expected to have a surface area of 37,000 sqft, is estimated […]

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Americas Shipping Container Farm

Wally Farms Shares its Experience Using Container Farms

On 600 acres of a former sheep farm tucked between the Hudson River and the Taconic Mountain Range a 3,600 square foot plot – less than 1/10 of an acre—embodies hope and a small step toward sustainable, low-carbon farming. A project at Wally Farms takes the shape of a six-unit indoor farm constructed of repurposed […]

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Americas Corporate Indoor Farming

Square Roots Opens New Indoor Farm in Kenosha With Gordon Food Service

Square Roots Co-Founder and Chairman Kimbal Musk (left), Gordon Food Service Regional General Manager Hans Hansen (center), and Square Roots Co-Founder and CEO Tobias Peggs (right) celebrate the new Square Roots indoor farm in Kenosha, WI. Image provided by Square Roots. Fresh greens grown at Square Roots’ largest farm are now sold throughout Wisconsin and […]

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Corporate EMEA

CEA Startup in Abu Dhabi To Disrupt Livestock Feeding

Image credit: World of Farming Fodder Farming is reaching new heights in the MENA region as new CEA startups are aiming at providing solutions for the region’s food security issues. A vastly desertic area, with few arable land available for farming given the scorch temperatures and the scarcity of water resources thus, forcing countries to […]

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Corporate Deals Emerging Markets

New Vertical Farm Module Sales in Australia and New Zealand

ZA Group, Inc. (OTC: ZAAG)  recently announced that its subsidiary, E-Roots Manufacturing Inc, received a purchase order for USD 400,000 for the supply of the first two vertical farming modules to the company’s Australia and New Zealand partnership group—Eden Growers Pty Ltd. Michael Lee, their main spokesperson, commented, “These first two vertical farm modules are going to be strategically located […]

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Americas Corporate Fruit Production

New Tree Defender Patent May Enable Vertical Farming Application

The Tree Defender, LLC, has been awarded a key fourth U.S. patent for its technology, opening the door to new industries the company may expand in. “These patents establish The Tree Defender as the creator of IPC technology,” said Scotty Thompson, the co-creator of The Tree Defender states in the company’s press release. “This will allow […]

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Controlled Environment Agriculture Corporate EMEA

Nongshim To Develop VF Technologies in Qatar

Nongshim South Korea’s leading instant noodles and snack manufacturer, and a global name in the food and beverages market, vows to further develop vertical farming technologies. In an interview with Gulf Times Y J Bae, manager at Nongshim says, “Nongshim is a conglomerate with all the essential subsidiaries to be the leader in its field. […]

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EMEA Indoor Farming

New Vertical Farming Hub in Wales

On Tuesday, Lesley Griffiths MS, Minister for Rural Affairs, North Wales and Trefnydd, opened the Tech Tyfu Innovation Hub at M-SParc on Anglesey as reported by Wales 24/7. Supported by the local government, the program aims at developing and supplying fresh microgreens to local restaurants, hotels, and consumers using a hydroponic process. After successfully rolling […]

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Americas Corporate Environment Vertical Farming

CubicFarm Shares Study Results & Corporate Update

Study Finds a Nine Per Cent Increase in Daily Weight Gain for Cows Fed Using HydroGreen Fresh Forage Study Validates Value for Carbon Commercialization Using HydroGreen Fresh Forage Emission Reductions, Validates Potential for Additional Cash Flow Stream CubicFarm® Systems Corp. (TSX:CUB), announced the preliminary results of its methane and carbon dioxide-equivalent reduction study and beef […]

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Americas Economy

US Inflation Falls to 8.5% But Food Rises 1.1%

The Consumer Price Index for All Urban Consumers (CPI-U) was unchanged in July on a seasonally adjusted basis after rising 1.3 percent in June, the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics reported today. Over the last 12 months, the all items index increased 8.5 percent before seasonal adjustment. The gasoline index fell 7.7 percent in July […]

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