9th August 2022
Americas Cultures Mushroom Farming

LA Now Has An Organic Mushroom Farm

Since 2017, Smallhold has grown into becoming a leading US specialty mushroom farm with products found in retail stores across the country as well as some of the nation’s most exciting restaurant kitchens including Mena, 232 Bleeker, Hungry House, and Maison Yaki in New York City as well as Uchi, Comedor, and Intero in Austin. […]

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Education International

AVF Welcomes Stephen Ritz, Founder of Green Bronx Machine As Board Member

The Association for Vertical Farming (AVF) is pleased to announce our partnership with our new advisory board member, Stephen Ritz, and his non-profit, Green Bronx Machine. Stephen Ritz is an internationally acclaimed, award-winning educator, author of the best-selling book, The Power Of A Plant and Founder of Green Bronx Machine. Known as America’s favourite teacher […]

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Americas International

Hotels Around The World Are Adopting Urban Farms

Famous international hotel JW Mariott has planted urban farms or gardens in over 25 of its properties and plans to further increase the number in the upcoming months. These farms or gardens come in various shapes and designs, the latest being an edible terrarium in New York. There are many hotels around the world that […]

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Corporate EMEA Vertical Farming

UK Government Acknowledges Vital Role Vertical Farming Will Have

Yesterday’s ‘Spring Showcase’ was the occasion for all the most exciting and inoovative tech businessess across the United Kingdom to showcase their solution for the UK food and agriculture industry. Intelligent Growth Solutions, which manufactures vertical farming solutions, was one of three technology businesses invited to participate in this years’ event, which was attended by […]

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EMEA Funding Round Urban Farming

Urban Farming Startup Infarm Gets Backing From Qatar Wealth Fund

The new capital will be used to support Infarm’s global growth strategy, including the expansion of its existing vertical farming network in the United States, Canada, Japan and Europe, and entry into new markets in Asia-Pacific and the Middle East By 2030, the company plans to significantly increase its presence to 100 Growing Centres in […]

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Corporate EMEA Partnerships

The Red Sea Development Company Partners With Red Sea Farms To Further Develop Sustainable Food

Red Sea Farms will build and operate an indoor farm, growing crops to sustainably feed guests and residents at The Red Sea Project. Riyadh, (02 November 2021): The Red Sea Development Company (TRSDC), the developer behind the world’s most ambitious regenerative tourism project, has partnered with Red Sea Farms, a Saudi Arabian AgTech business, to […]

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Corporate Deals EMEA

Silal & AeroFarms Sign MoU Forges Long-Term R&D Collaboration Involving Knowledge & Tech Transfer

ABU DHABI, 28th February, 2022 (WAM) — Silal, Abu Dhabi’s leading fresh produce and agri-tech company, and AeroFarms, a Certified B Corporation and leader in indoor vertical farming, have signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) to forge a long-term research and development collaboration involving knowledge and technology transfer of advanced farming systems to local farmers. […]

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EMEA International

Oman Launches Sustainable City Program Yiti With Diamond Developers

Sustainable cities have been sprouting around the world with famous projects such as Masdar Cities (Near Abu Dhabi, UAE) or NEOM (On the red sea coast of Saudi Arabia) being at the forefront due to their outstanding innovations or the important investments made. Recently, the middle-east has seen a new sustainable city project launch as […]

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EMEA International

Saudi Arabia Further Developments In Vertical Farming To Meet Local Demand

Recently, the Ministry of Environment, Water & Agriculture has set aside SR100 million (USD 27 million) to research and develop vertical-farming technology as it seeks to respond to rising demand. According to Arab News, The National Research and Development Center for Sustainable Agriculture (Estidamah) in Saudi Arabia aims to develop relationships with leading global pioneers […]

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Americas International Vertical Farming

Canadian Governments Bids On AgTech To Tackle Current Farming Challenges

The Canadian Minister of Agriculture and Agri-Food, Marie-Claude Bideau, announced an announcement of over $860,000 in six businesses under the Innovative Solutions Canada program. Marie-Claude Bideau, the Canadian minister of agriculture and agri-food. Credit: Redio-canada.ca   A total of six small businesses are receiving up to $150,000 to advance automation and robotic technologies for solving […]

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