This is Bowery Farming, a high-tech vertical farm startup, based in New York and backed by leading Silicon Valley investors. It’s a part of an emerging high-tech industry that’s reinventing agriculture, with a focus on greens such as lettuce, arugula, and kale. Proprietary software indicates when to harvest and the quantity of water and light needed for each crop, but humans are still needed to work the farm –for now.
This is the N.thing Vertical Farm developed by Seoul-based agricultural startup N.thing. It’s a modular and hydroponic vertical farm that looks like shipping containers, but behind-the-scenes crops are being cultivated under optimal conditions through innovative IoT integrated automation technology. The N.thing Farm is designed to increase the yield of crops significantly more than existing outdoor cultivation.