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High-tech indoor farmer AppHarvest starts shipping tomatoes

AppHarvest — an indoor farming company backed by Martha Stewart — thinks the agriculture sector is ripe for disruption. And now, its tomatoes are ripe for eating. The Morehead, Kentu...

Taiwan, Vatican reap harvest of smart agriculture at joint farm

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Taiwan and its only European diplomatic ally, the Vatican, on Friday (Jan. 15) marked the first harvest of a joint farm focused on smart agriculture and environmental prin...

Taiwan, Vatican advance ties with biotech farm in Rome

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Taiwan aims to boost ties with its only European ally, the Vatican, by constructing a biotech model farm in Rome. Three Taiwanese engineers tasked with implementing the...

Farm in South Korean road tunnel no rose-colored pipe dream

OKCHEON, South Korea (AP) — Behind a blue wall that seals a former highway tunnel stretches a massive indoor farm bathed in rose-tinted light. Fruits and vegetables grow hydroponical...

Vayyar Imaging Awarded as Technology Pioneer by World Economic Forum

TEL AVIV, Israel--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jun 21, 2018--Vayyar Imaging, the global leader in 3D imaging technology, was selected among hundreds of candidates as one of the World Economic Forum’s “technology ...

Cohesity Awarded as Technology Pioneer by World Economic Forum

SAN JOSE, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jun 21, 2018--Cohesity, the leader in hyperconverged secondary storage, was selected among hundreds of candidates as one of the World Economic Forum’s “technology pi...

Current, powered by GE and Jones Food Company Partner to Launch Europe’s Largest Indoor Farm

LONDON & AMSTERDAM--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jun 7, 2018--Current, powered by GE (NYSE: GE) and Jones Food Company Ltd. (JFC), today announced that construction is underway toward building one of the worl...

Global Vertical Farming Technologies Market to Post a CAGR of 18% Through 2022| Technavio

LONDON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--May 28, 2018-- market research analysts forecast the to grow at a CAGR of close to 18% during 2018-2022. The growing inclination towards technologies that offer water saving ...

People, power costs keep indoor farming down to Earth

SOUTH SAN FRANCISCO, Calif. (AP) — There's a budding industry that's trying to solve the problem of the limp lettuce and tasteless tomatoes in America's supermarkets. It's full of te...

Current by GE Announces Its Broadest Portfolio of New Product Releases

CHICAGO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--May 8, 2018--Current, powered by GE (NYSE: GE) is unveiling a series of new products at LIGHTFAIR International in Chicago that significantly expand the company’s portfolio o...

Global Indoor Farming Technologies Market - Increasing Need for Food Security to Boost Growth | Technavio

LONDON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Apr 29, 2018-- market research analysts forecast the to grow at a CAGR of nearly 20% during the period 2018-2022, according to their latest report. This pre...

British MP, officials tour Taipei atop YouBike

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — During a quick two-day tour of Taiwan promoting trade and sustainability initiatives between Great Britain and Taiwan, British Member of Parliament Graham Stuart enjoyed T...

Taiwan's agritech company to invest NT$758 million in UK

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — A Taiwanese agritech company said Tuesday it would invest GBP£1,800 million (NT$758 million) in the UK over the next two years and build a vertical farming pilot fac...

Asia's largest vertical farm is located in northern Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Vertical farming in Taiwan is becoming more popular as indoor farming technology and research investments increase. Biotech meets farming Yes Health iFarm (源鮮智慧農場), ...

Pantone Color Institute's color of the year is 'greenery'

NEW YORK (AP) — Amid social, political and environmental tumult around the world, the Pantone Color Institute on Thursday plucked fresh and zesty "greenery" as the color of the year for 2017. ...