Egypt-Based Bustan Aquaponics Helping Egypt’s Food Security
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Egypt-Based Bustan Aquaponics Helping Egypt’s Food Security

Bustan Aquaponics Looks To Create Food Security In Egypt Bustan Aquaponics is providing a much-needed alternative to Egypt’s traditional agriculture paradigm. Egypt has historically been called the ‘gift of the Nile’ and enjoyed a rich agricultural tradition. However, in recent years, Egypt has been facing two huge factors making it very food insecure, a rising...

On December 13, 2017December 13, 2017by
Springworks Farm Secures $1.6 million in funding
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Springworks Farm Secures $1.6 million in funding

Springworks Farms secures 1.6 million in funding to expand operation. Springworks Farm in Lisbon, Me is about to get a big upgrade. They recently secured $1.6 million in funding to build a brand-new state-of-the-arc aquaponics greenhouse. Springworks Farm has been operating a 6,000sqft greenhouse fro three years now. With the funding they plan to desing...

On December 11, 2017December 11, 2017by
Weekly Harvest – 12/8/17
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Weekly Harvest – 12/8/17

Happy Friday! We’re still in the fall but it looks like we might get our first storm of the year this weekend. So make sure to grab what you need including all the goodies in this week’s harvest. 1. Client Spotlight – American School for the Deaf (ASD) This week we installed a new aGrow...

On December 8, 2017December 8, 2017by
We’re Celebrating 5 Years As A Start-up – Post 4 Finding A New Home
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We’re Celebrating 5 Years As A Start-up – Post 4 Finding A New Home

This is part four in our ongoing series chronicling our first five years as a business. You can check out the first parts of the series by clicking part 1, part 2, or part 3 respectively.  Celebrating 5 Years As A Start-up Part 4 – Finding A New Home The last post we left off...

On December 7, 2017December 7, 2017by
Freight Farms Expands Into Vietnam
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Freight Farms Expands Into Vietnam

Freight Farms Has Announced A Partnership With Everlane That WIll Bring Leafy Green Machines To Vietnam Freight Farms is a pioneer in the container farm space. Launched in 2013, after a successful Kickstarter campaign for a prototype container farm, the company has been a leader in container farms and mobile farm solutions ever since. The...

On December 6, 2017December 6, 2017by
New Startups Aim To Make Singapore Food Sustainable City
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New Startups Aim To Make Singapore Food Sustainable City

The Startup Community In Singapore Wants to Make It The First Food Sustainable City Food waste is a huge concern in Singapore. In fact,  9 out of 10 Singaporeans are reported to be concerned about food waste. Until very recently though few in Singapore were tackling this issue. A National Environment Agency survey indicates that...

On December 4, 2017December 4, 2017by
Weekly Harvest – 12/1/17
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Weekly Harvest – 12/1/17

Happy Friday And Happy December! We’re already well into the madness of holiday season but that hasn’t stopped the abundance of this week’s harvest. This week we hosted the CT Farm Energy Group out to the farm for their quarterly event and board meeting. We also continued the installation of systems and the starting the...

On December 1, 2017December 1, 2017by
We’re Celebrating 5 Years As A Startup – Part 2 Going Commercial Scale
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We’re Celebrating 5 Years As A Startup – Part 2 Going Commercial Scale

Sometimes you can look back at a pivotal moment in your life and think, “I really was in the right place at the right time.”  For us, that realization comes to mind when we think about how we made the jump from backyard hobbyists making a bit of money on the side to becoming full-scale...

On November 30, 2017November 30, 2017by
Citizen Farm Uses Food Waste To Grow Insects For Its Aquaponics Fish Food
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Citizen Farm Uses Food Waste To Grow Insects For Its Aquaponics Fish Food

Citizen Farm in Queenstown, Singapore Uses Closed-Loop Approach To Feeding Its Fish Citizen Farm is trying to take Closed Loop aquaponics to the next level by creating a way to sustainably provide protein-rich food for their fish. They use their on-farm produce waste, along with that from local restaurants and grocers to grow Black Soldier...

On November 29, 2017November 29, 2017by