Emirates Flight Catering invests 40 million dollar to build the world’s largest vertical farming facility.

Caterer builds world’s largest vertical farming facility

Emirates Flight Catering invests 40 million dollar to build the world’s largest vertical farming facility. In this facility, located near Dubai International Airport, the
Meiny Prins. CEO Priva at World Horti Center

Horticulture in 2050: lots more technology, but fewer entrepreneurs

If we were to make an analysis of the horticulture industry thirty years from now, we would see that horticulture businesses have morphed into
Modern skyscraper in which crops are grown vertically.

Skyscrapers with vertical farms possible solution for world hunger

On its website, the World Economic Forum mentions the cultivation of crops in skyscrapers as a possible solution for the world food problem. As
GrowX vertical farm in Amsterdam

First high-tech vertical farm officially opened in Amsterdam

GrowX officially opened the first ‘high-tech vertical farm’ in Amsterdam on 1 November. The company grows various types of vegetables in a ‘food flat’
Certhon Innovation Centre

Certhon builds eight growth cells in new research facility

Certhon is building its own research facility next to its office in Poeldijk: the Certhon Innovation Centre. The Dutch greenhouse designer and builder has
Paul Jeannet, bedrijfsleider van UrbanFarmers in Den Haag

‘Qlipr is a really interesting system to work with’

Paul Jeannet, farm manager of the UrbanFarmers rooftop greenhouse in The Hague, has used the Qlipr system for three months in four different crops:
Growing vegetables in an urban environment

Growing vegetables in an urban environment

Apart from Vertical Farming, there are numerous hybrid cultivation initiatives taking place in and on buildings, also known as Urban Farming and Rooftop Farming.
Electronics manufacturers in Japan launched a number of Vertical Farming projects with the aim of producing good LEDs and electronics for control equipment.

Electronics manufacturers express growing interest in commercial farming

Electronics manufacturers in Japan launched a number of Vertical Farming projects starting in 2008, initially with the aim of producing good LEDs and electronics
The cultivation of crops in the city, or Urban Farming, is beginning to arouse increasing interest worldwide.

Vertical Farming is growing worldwide, especially outside the Netherlands

The cultivation of crops in the city, or Urban Farming, is beginning to arouse increasing interest worldwide. This often involves Vertical Farming, in which
Urban Farm UF002 De Schilde open to the public on 20 May

Urban Farm UF002 De Schilde open to the public on 20 May

The biggest commercial urban farm in Europe will open its doors to the public on 20 May. UF002 De Schilde, the official name of
Wageningen UR Greenhouse Horticulture won a award for its Vegetable Palace: a building for research and demonstrations in the field of vegetable cultivation

Wageningen UR for Greenhouse Horticulture’s Veggie Palace wins design award

Wageningen UR Greenhouse Horticulture and its partners won a design award for its Vegetable Palace in West Flanders: an ambitious building for research and
UF De Schilde urban farm approaches completion

UF De Schilde urban farm approaches completion

A lot of hard work is currently being done in The Hague on the topmost storey of a former Philips factory building, where a
‘Urban farming will not solve the problem of world hunger’

‘Urban farming will not solve the problem of world hunger’

Urban farming is currently a hot item, capturing the interest of people all over the world. The roof of a former Philips building in