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Category: CEA Solutions
Due to rising enthusiasm for waste reduction and the circular economy, La Boîte à Champignons (LBAC), Kroptek’s mushroom farm subsidiary, has been focused on the…
In a world where agricultural innovation and energy efficient food production is on the rise, Kroptek’s CEA (Controlled Environment Agriculture) solutions serve as a tool…
Vertical farming, as the name suggests, involves growing crops in stacked layers, typically in a controlled indoor environment. This innovative method of growing has been utilised as a solution to the challenges of traditional agriculture which comes alongside increasing demand for fresh produce, especially in urban areas. Vertical farming comes with complexities and challenges as well as a host of benefits which we will discuss in this article.
At Kroptek we are focussed on facilitating the growth of high-quality crops sustainably and profitably all year round, at the lowest possible cost to consumers and the environment. We understand that growers need solutions which prioritise customisability and a good Return on Investment (ROI).
We spoke to Jon Howe, founder and chief grower at Sunden Farms Inc., to discuss three common pitfalls with commercial CEA projects.
We are delighted to introduce the second generation of our popular Sunstream toplight, the Sunstream Mk2. Redesigned and highly customisable.
Our urban mushroom farm, La Boite a Champignons (LBAC), has signed up to Too Good To Go (TGTG) to further cut food waste and fulfill their zero waste mission by redistributing any surplus oyster mushrooms from their farm directly to consumers at a reduced price…
10 reasons why you should be growing strawberries in a controlled environment, from extended seasonality to energy savings.
Kroptek and Berry Gardens embarked on a joint project to convert a refrigerated shipping container into an indoor strawberry farm.