AeroFarms expands partnership with Amazon Fresh, Sprout AI successfully completes potato trial using fogponics, Far-red light increases tomato yield by 16% and Superfish Growers pilot Brunei’s first vertical strawberry farm
🌿Vertical Farming Weekly - May 20, 2023
This Week in CEA…
US (HI): Department of Agriculture now accepting applications for Micro-Grant for Food Security Program
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Join us for an engaging conversation with Jonathan Murray, co-founder, and CEO of Adapt Agtech, where we delve into his remarkable journey in the booming vertical farming industry. With a diverse background spanning banking, clean tech, defense, and Medtech, Murray shares how he leveraged his experience to navigate regulations and find solutions to complex problems. We explore Adapt Agtech's growth and its unique focus on producing gourmet mushrooms in hyper-local environments, including the company's hybrid business model and its plans for expansion into the US market. Jonathan also shares his thoughts on the future of urban agriculture, sustainability, and the importance of bringing new talent into the industry. This podcast is a must-listen for anyone interested in the fascinating world of vertical farming and sustainable agriculture. Listen Now
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