Tuesday, May 18, 2021

Planet Farms

Planet Farms harvests first product batch

“Quality management is part of our Italian heritage”

After harvesting their first batch of crops in the new Milan-based production facility, Planet Farms has reached another major milestone. “It’s a combination of several years of R&D in agronomy and automation, that led to our unique process of full automation from seeding to pack, including harvesting,''…

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Spread Co., Ltd.

Spread takes on strawberry production

"An important step towards a sustainable society"

Spread succeeded in developing the technology for mass production of pesticide-free, high-quality strawberries in vertical farms using artificial lighting. The technologies include proprietary environmental control, stable indoor pollination, and pesticide-free, clean cultivation.  Spread's CEO, Shinji Inada…


Diversifying vertical farming produce

“When I approached the vertical farming space after my P.h.D., I was surprised by the fact that while the technology for CEA had reached a good level of maturity, the biological and agronomic aspects of plant growth in this systems have received limited attention,” says Rosario Lacono, Founder and CEO of…

CubicFarm systems sells 12 HydroGreen Grow Systems to beef cattle industry

"Vertical cowfeed saved our farm in times of drought"

CubicFarm Systems announced today that 12 HydroGreen Grow System modules have been purchased by wholesale distributor Dihl Gros International for his beef cattle customers who require farm-fresh livestock feed for their herds. HydroGreen is a wholly-owned subsidiary of CubicFarms.  "This just saved our farm,"…


Delivering to Prague, Dubai and Shanghai

Czech startup introduces new container farm to the market

A container farm supplied by GreeenTech will soon be parked in Prague's Smíchov district. The hydroponic container farm will grow herbs, vegetables and small fruits. The other two containers will go to Dubai and Shanghai.  "We bring a unique and modern approach to agriculture. With vertical hydroponics we…

VIDEO: Growing edible plants on indoor walls

Growing herbs and greens on a wall inside your home sounds appealing if you have limited space.An Australian start-up company called InvertiGro has been developing the technology and it has already attracted the attention of NASA.  The company offers fully integrated and flexible indoor vertical farming solutions…

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Korea: Mealworm magnate seeks to corner bug-product market

North Chungcheong — Papillon's Kitchen opened in 2015 as Seoul's first "insect restaurant," serving dishes made from ground bugs. Ex-culinary professor Kim Young-Wook started the business with some of his students to develop insect-based snacks and to run the restaurant. The team spent hours a day in a…

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Participation open for green business ideas competition

Kenya Climate Innovation Center (KCIC) has opened its doors for prospective entrepreneurs with clean technology (cleantech) ideas to participate in the ClimateLaunchpad…

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