Entries by Seedstock Indoor

AVF summit 2017 in Washington DC to Focus on Policy Challenges for Vertical Farming

News Release — Washington DC — The Association of Vertical Farming (AVF) is pleased to  announce the annual AVF Summit event to engage policymakers, industry experts, institutions, entrepreneurs and scientists to offer expert opinions and to provide a dynamic discussion platform. The Vertical Farming sector in agriculture is in a nascent state of development. While in […]

SUNSET® Adds Ohio Greenhouse to Local Program

News Release — Kingsville, ON — Mastronardi Produce and Golden Fresh Farms, located in Wapakoneta, Ohio, are pleased to announce an exclusive agreement between the two companies to bring Mastronardi’s SUNSET® brand produce to more consumers throughout the US. This will be the 5th state that the SUNSET® brand will be grown locally in, allowing the company […]

Mouser Electronics and Grant Imahara Explore Vertical Farming in Shaping Smarter Cities Series

News Release — DALLAS and FORT WORTH, Texas — Mouser Electronics Inc., a leading global distributor of electronic components, along with celebrity engineer Grant Imahara, today released the third video in the Shaping Smarter Cities series, part of Mouser’s award-winning Empowering Innovation Together™ program. In the latest video, Imahara travels to Tokyo to meet with top executives and […]

LumiGrow Partners with CF Industrial for Local Lighting Service in Ontario, Canada

News Release — LumiGrow Inc., a smart horticultural lighting company, announced today their partnership with CF Industrial, a lighting and power solutions provider in Leamington, Ontario.  The new partnership bolsters LumiGrow’s commitment to their Ontario greenhouse growers, further providing responsive local support for those implementing smart horticultural lighting for precision greenhouse management.  The CF Industrial […]

Indoor Farms of America Bridges the Gap with Traditional U.S. Agriculture in Landmark Farm Sales

Press release: LAS VEGAS — In what is a watershed transaction and a continuance of plans to integrate world-class indoor agriculture equipment into traditional farming, Indoor Farms of America announces that it has sold the first two “warehouse” style farms to Co-Alliance, LLP one of the largest, oldest and most respected major locally owned Farmer Cooperatives in […]

Sensing Opportunity in Drought, Two Horticulture Classmates Launch Eco Conscious Aquaponics Farm

In 2016, at the height of the California drought, Julian Cantando and Clayton Garland envisioned a more sustainable farming model than traditional soil-based agriculture, which has always thrived in California. “Last year was the seventh year of the drought, the lake was down, and the threat of not having water was real, at least for […]

Early Adopter of Shipping Container Farming Opts to Build His Own

There’s something romantic about an upcycled shipping container being transformed into a sustainable indoor growing operation. It takes would-be garbage from rotting in a port and turns it into a farm system that has the potential to lengthen growing seasons, reduce local food insecurity, and stabilize a farmer’s annual income stream. And, for some it […]

To Grow Community and Jobs of the Future, Suburbanite Launches Vertical Farming Enterprise in Detroit

After spending time with street children in Brazil as part of a missionary trip, Jeff Adams, founder of Detroit, Michigan-based urban vertical farming enterprise Artesian Farms, felt compelled to change his community. “If we can go 7,000 miles to work with young people we won’t see again, what can we do in our own backyard?” 13 […]