Monday, November 28, 2022

Lighting system from C-Led for Profarms

Microgreens from South Tyrol sold to the local market

'To bet on microgreens is to bet on the winning ticket', although that's what this company sees. Ulrich Kager and Patrick Sanin founded Profarms three years ago, which built a vertical farm to supply microgreens to the northern Italian province of Bolzano.  Ulrich Kager Kager is 23 years old and began thinking…

Germany: &ever initiates severing ties with Kalera PLC

German indoor vertical farming company Kalera GmbH, a subsidiary of Kalera Public Limited Company, has applied to undergo a court-supervised restructuring process in the form…

Expansion of the CEA team at Bosman Van Zaal

Edwin Snabel recently joined Bosman Van Zaal in the Netherlands as a Technical Sales Consultant for the Indoor Farming Solutions department. In this capacity, he and his colleague Jacob Boxhoorn will be responsible for the further expansion and development of this fast-growing department, which operates…

Centre for high-tech protected cropping systems launched to climate-proof crop production

Western Sydney University, the Indian Council for Agricultural Research (ICAR), the Indian Institute of Horticultural Research (IIHR) Bangalore, and the Indian Institute for Spices Research (IISR) Calicut, have partnered to launch a Centre in High Tech Protected Cropping Systems to address the impact of…

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Indoor Ag Science cafe

Robert Colangelo on the right size for a vertical farm

Last year, venture capitalist companies invested $51.7 billion in Ag Tech, but what exactly is Ag Tech? Ag Tech is technology-focused agriculture that is meant to increase existing efficiency processes in agriculture and sustainability, which includes everything from aquaculture to new crops/genetics to…

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Inside the mushroom growing farm in the Abu Dhabi desert

There is a part of Abu Dhabi where the vast desert is broken up by date palms, irrigated fields, and rows of greenhouses. These are farms that yield everything from dates to honey to plump aubergines. But behind the tall, white gates of “Below Farm” in Al Rahba, something even more special is happening.…

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