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Oppy and UP Vertical Farms begin production

- General News
After spending nearly a decade researching and developing the latest technology to grow crops at 350 times the yield of conventional field-grown greens, UP Vertical Farms has launched its inaugural facility in Pitt Meadows, British Columbia alongside its sales and marketing partner Oppy.

Unfold, GoodLeaf partner to develop leafy greens

- General News
Unfold, an industry-leading seed and digital solutions company advancing the vertical farming industry, and GoodLeaf Farms, Canada’s largest commercial vertical farm, today announced their partnership to commercialize premium lines of vertically farmed spinach and other leafy greens through Unfold’s Innovation Partner Program.

Plenty real estate partnership offers up to $1B for vertical farm expansion

- General News
Realty Income Corporation, The Monthly Dividend Company, and Plenty Unlimited Inc. today announced that they have entered into a strategic real estate alliance to support the development of Plenty's indoor vertical farms. Under the terms of the agreement, Realty Income will acquire and provide development funding for properties that will house Plenty's indoor farms.

Indoor farming operations face bankruptcies, layoffs, closures

- Analysis
Not too long ago, the produce industry watched as billions of dollars went into the indoor farming boom. While I wouldn't go so far as to call it a bust, we're seeing some growing pains.

80 Acres Farms makes layoffs

- General News
Hamilton, OH-based vertical farm 80 Acres Farms has laid off about two dozen workers, which represents less than 10 percent of its workforce.

Crop One to open second vertical farm in U.S.

- General News
Crop One Holdings, an industry leader in technology-driven indoor vertical farming, today announced its second U.S. farm, located in Hazle Township, Pennsylvania.

Local Leaf Farms takes a different approach to vertical farming

- General News
While vertical farming techniques have recently been producing an increasing amount of our food requirements, Local Leaf Farms, an innovative company with big ideas has developed a novel approach to further reduce food miles and logistics headaches.

CEA and the new gold standard of produce

- Featured
It’s as certain as anything can be: vertical farming will play an increasingly important role in the future produce industry.

Vertical Harvest Farms receives investment from FundHER World Capital

- General News
Vertical Harvest, Inc., a hydroponic, vertical farming company based in Jackson, Wyoming, and FundHER World Capital, a private equity venture capital fund specializing in investing in women-led companies, together with DRA Family Office, today announced a financial partnership that will support the expansion plans for Vertical Harvest's urban vertical farm locations, starting with the large-scale farm in Maine.

Kalera to divest seed business and international assets

- General News
Kalera Public Limited Company, a vertical farming company, announced today that it intends to divest its subsidiary, Vindara, and the assets of its international business.