Indoor & Vertical Farming - Articles, Stories & Interviews

Vertical Farming Methods Compared to Traditional Vertical Farming?

True Vertical™️ optimizes the amount of plants per square foot by growing them literally vertically along a wall that can be 25 feet tall and 35 feet wide, or even bigger. This wall of canopy is facing another wall of canopy. Lighting is in between.

Gotham Greens Opens Largest Urban Agriculture Campus In Chicago

Governor Pritzker, Alderman Anthony Beale welcome the company's second greenhouse in Historic Pullman Neighborhood, which more than doubles Gotham Greens' Midwest production

3 Tips For Keeping Your Cannabis Operation Compliant

Meeting regulatory compliance standards is only half the battle. Once your operation becomes compliant, you also have to stay compliant.

LEDs Have a Growing Impact in Urban Farming

These days, urban dwellers not only want foods that are natural and pesticide-free, they want them grown close to home. They know the good taste and health benefits of fresh produce and realize these qualities do not improve with age.

Parking Garages Transform Urban Environments with Living Green Walls

Living green walls, such as those created by GSky Plant Systems, offer an exceptional solution to all of these concerns by improving parking garage aesthetics and environmental impact through the use of living plants in innovative designs.

RoBotany Builds 60,000-square-foot Vertical Farm in Braddock, Plans Nationwide Expansion as Fifth Season

The company's first urban farm, incubated at Carnegie Mellon University, uses proprietary robotics technology to grow affordable fresh produce for Pittsburgh-area grocery stores and restaurants

Food Matters Summit - Q&A with SPREAD

What Spread is focused on is fully integrated solutions on a large scale and then also adding key technologies to make the business more profitable - so adding lots of automation, sensors and data collection points.

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Green Automation is bringing automation and efficiency to new greenhouse operation in Texas

TrueHarvest Farms in Belton, TX, is ramping up their production of fresh, safe and locally grown leafy greens, using an automated hydroponic growing system from Green Automation.

Plenty Chooses Los Angeles as Next Market for Flavor-Focused Vertical Farm

Plenty is preparing to ramp in the Bay Area after debuting world's most efficient leafy greens farm, designed around flavor. Plenty Los Angeles has plans to begin building its Compton-based farm later this year and serving local communities in late-2020.

Illumitex Expands FarmVisionAI™ Platform to Support Widest Range of CEA Grow Facilities

Illumitex now offers its FarmVisionAI™ separate from lighting so that almost any CEA grower can enjoy the peace of mind of digitally seeing, monitoring, and analyzing every plant, at every moment.

Indoor & Vertical Farming - News Headlines

Ceres Greenhouse Solutions Offers Preliminary Design for Commercial Greenhouse Clients

Ceres preliminary design helps growers understand the complete scope of their greenhouse project early on; saving them time and money.

Vertical Farming Market worth $5.8 billion by 2022 with a growing CAGR of 24.8%

Vertical Farming Market by Growth Mechanism (Hydroponics, Aeroponics, and Aquaponics), Structure (Building Based and Shipping Container), Offering (Hardware, Software, and Service), Crop Type, and Geography

Vertical Field to Participate in the Smart City Expo World Congress in Barcelona, Spain in November 19-21, 2019

Since its inception in 2006, Vertical Field has become a global leader in smart active Living Walls and vertical farming solutions for the urban ecosystem, including smart cities and green buildings.

Indoor & Vertical Farming - Featured Product

Experience Single Brand Simplicity with SystemEdge from OutBack Power.
Experience Single Brand Simplicity with SystemEdge from OutBack Power.

Experience Single Brand Simplicity with SystemEdge from OutBack Power.

Each pre-bundled package is designed to make solar plus energy storage easy. By combining OutBack's most popular FLEXpower pre-wired systems with matched OutBack energy storage, SystemEdge takes the guesswork out of installing solar plus storage. Every SystemEdge package includes a FLEXpower factory pre-wired system, application-specific EnergyCell batteries and racking, FLEXware ICS Plus combiner and all the necessary connection hardware.

Indoor & Vertical Farming - Featured Company

OutBack Power

OutBack inverter/chargers are the next generation in advanced power management. Each is a DC to AC sinewave inverter, battery charger and AC transfer switch housed within a tough die-cast aluminum chassis.