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Asia will have 250 million more people by 2030, and it’ll need S$1 trillion more investments to feed itself sustainably
By 2030, food spending in Asia is expected to double to US$8 trillion, and there will be 250 million more mouths to feed.
The urban farming startup created by Kimbal Musk — Elon’s brother — lets you scan your produce to see where it came from. Take a loo...
Kimbal Musk's company, Square Roots, allows customers to scan crops and learn who made them.
A Google-backed vertical farm startup just raised another $90 million to build in cities across the US
The indoor agriculture startup Bowery has raised $90 million to expand its vertical farms.
This entrepreneur left Wall Street to count the world’s calories. Now she’s warning of a global food disaster equal to the financial crisi...
Entrepreneur Sara Menker traded in her Wall Street gig to solve the world's mounting food crisis.
Technology startup Iron Ox is launching a hydroponic farm featuring a 1,000-pound mobile robot named Angus. While the typical farmer has to check their crops multiple times a day, Angus speeds up the process by transferring crops from the harvesting area to the production center.
Dubai is getting the world’s largest vertical farm — and it will grow produce for the world’s largest international airport
Crop One, a Silicon Valley food startup, and Emirates Flight Catering, one of the world's largest airline catering operators, are building an indoor farm that will produce three tons of greens daily. The crops will be used for in-flight meals for 105 airlines at Dubai International Airport.
An executive behind Amazon’s massive warehouse fulfillment operation has moved to a vertical farming startup
Amazon veteran Brian Donato has joined Bowery, a vertical farming startup that grows greens indoors without natural sunlight or soil. He was hired to help the company scale up, according to a new report from Bloomberg.
Antarctica’s new greenhouse can harvest vegetables even when it’s -100 degrees Fahrenheit outside — take a look
The German Aerospace Center's greenhouse in Antarctica just completed a harvest of vegetables in extreme conditions.
After the largest ever ag-tech deal, vertical farming startup Plenty is expanding to China and aims to meet the country's rising demand for food.
A new indoor agriculture company called Local Roots makes indoor farms that grow crops under LED lights and without soil. SpaceX is one of its first customers.