Future Crops Moves to 100% Renewable Energy

June 8, 2022 Future Crops

Future Crops, Ltd., has taken its vertical farm a further step off the grid by shifting to reliance on 100% renewable energy. Harnessing the natural green powers of solar and wind energy, the company also is solving the primary hurdle to bringing the industry to a substantially greater carbon-neutral position, all while advancing its sustainability goals.

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.

AeroFarms Announces Midwest Expansion with New Farm in St. Louis Region

August 13, 2021 AeroFarms

The greater St. Louis MO-IL Metropolitan Statistical Area (MSA) was selected as a key market and innovation hub for indoor vertical farming and AgTech development.

Spread, Chubu Electric Power and ES-CON JAPAN Enter an Investor Agreement, Plan to Construct Techno Farm Fukuroi, World’s Largest Vertical Farm to Produce 10 Tons Daily

June 11, 2021 Spread Co.

Japan’s Spread Co., Ltd., Chubu Electric Power Co., Inc., and ES-CON JAPAN Ltd. announced today that they have entered into an investor agreement regarding the establishment of TSUNAGU Community Farm LLC to construct and operate vertical farms.

GoodLeaf Farms Launches Aggressive Expansion Plans

February 26, 2021 GoodLeaf Farms

With the closure of a successful new funding round, GoodLeaf Farms is embarking on an aggressive growth and expansion plan to build a national network of vertical farms that will bring fresh, delicious, nutritious and locally grown leafy greens to Canadians across the country.