The EIC new podcast series, The game changers: from radical idea to innovative business, may help to address some of your questions. 

In each episode, an EIC Programme Manager – technology experts from fascinating industries including space, energy, health, and quantum – gives a deep dive into their experience scaling up European deep tech.

The third episode explores the topic of vertical farming. Still a young and dynamic sector, this sector is growing fast. Big factories quietly growing green salads and herbs, nurtured with the help of artificial irrigation and light from LED lamps. Vertical farming is an ambitious endeavor that touches upon many hot topics - climate change adaptation, food security, water management, and optimal use of solar energy resources. 

Listen to the podcast here.