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Vertical farm merger valued at $1.1 billion

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U.S. indoor agriculture company Local Bounti Corporation has agreed to go public through a merger with Leo Holdings III Corp., a publicly-traded special purpose acquisition company, pursuant to a definitive business combination agreement.

The Produce Reporter Week in Review – June 18, 2021

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Pamela and Greg discuss vertical farms -- this time it's California Giant working with OnePointOne to grow exclusive cultivars of strawberries, and a Vertical Roots deal with Atlanta area wholesalers.

California Giant Berry Farms invests in vertical farm technology

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California Giant Berry Farms and OnePointOne announce their strategic partnership aimed at increasing berry output and availability through vertical farming and data-driven berry cultivation.

Vertical Roots expands to Atlanta, partners with two wholesalers

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Vertical Roots, the largest hydroponic container farm in the U.S. sustainably growing fresh leafy greens year-round, opened its third indoor farm in Atlanta, Georgia this June.

Lakeland Fresh Farms launches indoor farm in metro Detroit

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Veteran business executive Joe Corace announces the launch of Lakeland Fresh Farms, a local producer of hydroponically grown greens.

OnePointOne and Sakata Seed America partner to improve vertical farming

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OnePointOne and Sakata Seed America announced today a game-changing collaboration in the acceleration of vertical farming.

Bowery Farming unveils research and breeding hub, Farm X

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Bowery Farming, the largest vertical farming company in the United States, today announced the opening of Farm X, its newest state-of-the-art innovation hub for plant science in Kearny, N.J., adjacent to Bowery's original R&D Center of Excellence and first commercial farm.

Fifth Season expands salad line for Giant Eagle and Doorstep Delivery

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The high-tech vertical farming system created by the team at Braddock, PA-based Fifth Season continues to prove out its promise to get just-harvested, locally-grown food into the hands of more shoppers.

Kalera harvests first lettuce from Atlanta vertical farm

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Kalera, one of the fastest-growing U.S. vertical farming companies in the world and a leader in plant science for producing high-quality produce in controlled environments, today celebrated their first harvest in their Atlanta-area facility.

Vertical farmer 80 Acres enters research agreement with University of Arkansas

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Vertical farming business 80 Acres Farms has entered into a collaborative research agreement with the Arkansas Agricultural Experiment Station to advance the science of vertical farming.