Upward Farms Announces Andrew Howell as Vice President of Operations

April 28, 2022 Upward Farms

Upward Farms, the leading organic vertical farming company, has named seasoned supply chain and operations leader Andrew Howell as Vice President of Operations. With more than 20 years of experience in the manufacturing industry, Howell is responsible for overseeing the supply chain strategy on behalf of the company and developing best in class systems to further propel Upward Farms as it enters a new phase of growth. He will report to Jason Green, Chief Executive Officer and Cofounder.

Upward Farms Announces World’s Largest Indoor Vertical Farm

January 19, 2022 Upward Farms

Upward Farms announced plans to add what will be the world’s largest vertical farm to its network. The new 250,000-square-foot facility, located in Luzerne County, Pennsylvania, is slated to be complete and operational in early 2023 — providing fresh, locally sourced microgreens and sustainably raised hybrid striped bass to consumers throughout the Northeast and beyond.

Upward Farms Expands Aquaponic Offering, Partners With Greenpoint Fish and Lobster for New York Distribution

December 29, 2021 Upward Farms

Indoor vertical farming company Upward Farms, which currently sells its microgreens across New York City Whole Foods Market locations, has announced its hybrid striped bass is now available to restaurants and consumers in partnership with Greenpoint Fish and Lobster in Greenpoint, Brooklyn. This milestone marks the first time Upward Farms has made its entire aquaponic ecosystem of microgreens and fish available to consumers.

Eric Greifenberger Joins Upward Farms as Vice President of Marketing and Sales

August 27, 2021 Upward Farms

Upward Farms, an aquaponic vertical farm revolutionizing indoor agriculture,  has named seasoned consumer packaged goods (CPG) executive Eric Greifenberger Vice President of Marketing and Sales. With 25 years of experience in the CPG space, Greifenberger has spent his career shaping strategies and driving profitable growth for brands across the food and beverage industry.