Indoor & Vertical Farming - Articles, Stories & Interviews

Using LED Technology Improve Plant Cultivation

Light quality and spectrum controllability is a prerequisite for the maximized use of light energy to save energy, reduce growing cycle times, enhance production, and improve product quality.

AeroFarms Launches 9 New Community Farms to Provide Additional 2 Tons of Fresh Food Access to 4,500+ Local Students

AeroFarms’ Award-Winning Community Farms Program Expands to Provide Over 50,000 Servings of Local, Fresh Food and Empower STEAM Career Education for local school communities

How BrightFarms is Meeting Demand for More Indoor Grown Produce

Food safety is the single most important part of what we do as food growers. BrightFarms has demonstrated its leadership in this space by transparently tackling challenges and charting a path forward.

PharmCloud™ Introduces World's First "Grow as a Service™" Precision Cannabis Operation in Oklahoma, USA

The facility is the first ever to deploy EwE™ technology that brings the highest quality, most consistent and customizable cannabis crops to brands, academic and research organizations, pharmaceutical companies, and the nutraceutical industry.

Shedding Light on Diffused Glass Vs Clear Glass – Greenhouse

Traditionally, most glass is produced as ‘clear glass’ – a staple in the growing industry for decades. Diffused glass can also help prevent sunburns from taking hold in the crop.

Best Year-Round Greenhouses for Cold Climates

If you are a grower living in a colder climate, you need structural integrity and full environmental control for successful year-round greenhouse production through the cold, dark and snowy winter months.

2022 Top Article - A Guide To Planning A Commercial Aquaponics Greenhouse

While an enticing opportunity, planning a commercial aquaponics greenhouse requires a detailed business plan and a clear understanding of your goals.

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Indoor & Vertical Farming - Featured Stories

New R&D project for vertical food production without artificial lighting.

NOVAGRIC has developed in collaboration with Tecnalia an innovation project that solves the critical points of vertical agriculture, increasing the profitability of this type of installations.

Siemens and 80 Acres Collaborate to Scale Vertical Farming

Siemens technology and capital is aiding 80 Acres Farms and its technology subsidary, Infinite Acres, in expansion to meet global food supply demands.

New funding for agriculture and horticulture automation and robotics

Further 12.5 million for projects focused on cutting-edge agriculture and horticulture innovation to boost productivity, reduce labour demands, and create more sustainable farming practices

Indoor & Vertical Farming - News Headlines

Plenty Building World's Largest Vertical Farming Research Center to Advance Indoor Agriculture

Wyoming supports expansion with more than $20 million in funding, largest economic development grant in state's history

ACTX Announces New Line of "GrowPod" Controlled Environment Farms

Also known as vertical farms, grow rooms, and container farms, these automated modular systems provide a clean environment so that plants can reach their full potential

Fluence Selected as LED Technology Partner by Major Cannabis Cultivators in Growing Portuguese Market

Portuguese growers have leveraged Fluence's industry-leading technology to achieve better yields and a more efficient cultivation process

Indoor & Vertical Farming - Featured Product

RAYN Growing Systems Fotono LED Luminaire
RAYN Growing Systems Fotono LED Luminaire

RAYN Growing Systems Fotono LED Luminaire

Fotono is a full spectrum LED horticultural luminaire designed to directly replace HPS lights in greenhouses. At 12 pounds, 20 inches long, and 5 inches high, Fotono's compact size makes installation simple while minimizing structural burden on greenhouses. This compact fixture packs energy-saving and yield-improving features, such as a high output, stepless dimming, advanced spectral capabilities, and more.

Indoor & Vertical Farming - Featured Company

Surna Cultivation Technologies

Surna Cultivation Technologies is the one-stop-shop for indoor agriculture facility design, equipping growers with a team of expert architects, engineers, project managers, and a wide selection of equipment designed specifically for indoor farms.