29th September 2022
Americas Corporate Partnerships

Harvest Today Lands New Partnership With North Star Agriculture

Whitehorse, Yukon Territory (YT)– North Star Agriculture Ltd becomes the newest distributor of Harvest Today! This partnership aims to bring the Harvest Wall to the Yukon and all northwest territories of Canada. According to William Aitken, Director of Operations of Harvest Today-Canada, “The passion that drives Sonny and Joel to deliver food security initiatives to […]

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Americas Corporate Hydroponics

Ontario Hydroponic Strawberry Grower Expands

Vertically-integrated supplier of strawberries, Ever Tru Farms is launching phase two of its expansion as reported by Produce Blue Book. The Ontario, Canada, pioneer in hydroponic strawberry production is planning to expand an additional 15 acres to reach a total of 40 acres of production with harvest expected towards the end of September for the […]

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Controlled Environment Agriculture EMEA

Landmark Trial Between UK Prisons & Vertical Farms

Prisoners are to be upskilled in cutting-edge farming techniques as the government continues to get offenders into work and cut crime as announced by the UK government. The scheme, being run at HMP Hewell in Worcestershire, is part of a landmark trial between the prison and farming technology company, LettUsGrow, that will see prisoners grow […]

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Corporate EMEA Environment

Bristol-Based LettUs Grow, Get B Corp Certification

LettUs Grow, a UK-based aeroponic technology and farm management software provider for indoor and vertical farms announced today that they join the growing list of indoor, vertical and urban farming companies certified as a B corp. Certified B corporation designates businesses meeting high standards of verified performance, accountability, and transparency on factors from employee benefits […]

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EMEA Univeristy Degrees Urban Farming

New NUS Research For Novel Solutions In Urban Farming

The S$10 million center brings together interdisciplinary experts – such as plant and food scientists, engineers as well as computer scientists – to develop novel solutions for urban farming. In the face of challenges posed by climate change, population increase, and potential food-chain disruptions caused by pandemics and natural calamities, ensuring an adequate supply of […]

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Controlled Environment Agriculture Environment International

Can CEA Farming Avert The Next Pandemic?

This article is a contribution of Light Science Technologies (LON:LST), view here the latest article on the importance of VPD. A 70% drop in river levels. Farmers pumping more than 30% water. This, just before an unprecedented 40C heatwave reduced houses to smouldering ash. It smacks of a future world when in fact, this is […]

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Economy EMEA Finance

New UAE MoU To Support Agricultural SMEs

The Ministry of Climate Change and Environment (MoCCAE) and Emirates Development Bank (EDB), the key financial engine of the UAE’s economic diversification and industrial transformation agenda, announced in a recent press release the signing of a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) to set up a scheme and offer financial solutions to state-of-the-art agricultural SMEs and start-ups […]

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Corporate EMEA Partnerships

Vertical Field Partners With Supermarket Chain Billa

Billa Plus, an Austrian supermarket chain that operates in Central, Eastern, and Southeastern Europe has recently partnered with Vertical Field, an Israeli Ag-Tech designing modular indoor/ vertical farms. Originally established in 2006, the company designed integrated vertical platforms for the indoor and outdoor smart landscaping sector and quickly grew to international success. The supermarket chain […]

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Controlled Environment Agriculture EMEA Events

Dubai’s Vertical Farming Show Concludes on a High Note

On July 27th & 28th TAB group hosted the 2nd Global Vertical Farming Show at Conrad in DUBAI. The show centered around vertical farming, indoor farming, and CEA and how the innovations and technologies in the industry are proving the future of agriculture. The two-day action-packed event featured participants from 20+ countries, prominent vertical farming […]

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Controlled Environment Agriculture EMEA

FarmTech Panel: Unused Space in Indoor Farming

FarmTech Society Panel On Unused Space in Indoor Farming. David Ceaser hosted the FarmTechSociety panel during the #GreenTech2022 conference in Amsterdam in June. He moderated around important questions emerging from predictions of urbanization soliciting meaningful insights from IMAGRO’s Judith van Heck, Jens Juul Krogshede (Nabo Farms), Jerome Doucet (Montel), and Su Zhang (PRIVA). FarmTech Society […]

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