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Introducing Organifarms

The Association for Vertical Farming is pleased to welcome its new member, Organifarms. Organifarms is tackling the challenge of achieving sustainable agricultural practices in the face of climate change and a growing population by creating automation technology for vertical farming systems. Their highly innovative robot stations can be easily integrated

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Horticultural engineer

Meet Marvin Spence, the AVF’s New Project Manager

Introducing Marvin Spence, Horticultural Engineer and New AVF Project Manager Marvin Spence, BSc., is a recent graduate in Horticulture with a specialisation in trade and service from the University of Applied Science Weihenstephan-Triesdorf in Freising near Munich. In high school, he was interested in computers and studied computer science. But

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SIVAL Angers, France

AVF Diary 2019: 15-17 January

SIVAL- Angers, France Words by Ramin Ebrahimnejad and Kyle Baldock The AVF Team travels to Angers to take part in an innovative networking platform for the future of food production.   SIVAL, the world-class trade fair for plant production in Angers, France, invited the AVF to take part in their

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Life Cycle Analysis in Vertical Farming

Students of Wageningen University (NL) develop framework and tool for Life Cycle Analysis in Vertical Farming Live webstream on Thursday, July 5, 13:30 – 14:30 CET   Sustainability is at the heart of vertical farming. It is therefore crucial that we are able to validate our sustainability claims to third

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