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Media Articles

Published: June 2023

ZipGrow: Redefining Growing Through Hydroponics

“Hydroponics is a form of agricultural technology that grows plants without using soil. Instead, plants are grown in nutrient-…”
Published: June 2023

This Company is Growing Vegetables in Office Farms across London

“Go to work, check your emails, make a coffee, dip into a meeting, check more emails, go on a veg harvest….yes for some lucky …”
newsweek picture of ZipFarm
Published: May 2023

Eric LangPresident & Co-founderZipGrow Inc.

“ZipGrow is one of many vertical farming companies operating in North America. What is the unique value proposition that diffe…”
verticalfarm daily screenshot of post made about Vercrop
Published: May 2023

CAN (ON): Phase 1 of London-based 10,000 sq. ft. vertical farm completed

“ZipGrowhas completed phase 1 of the 10,000 square feet, multi-million dollar farm facility, Vercrop Agriculture Corporation…”
Hortibiz Daily article
Published: April 2023

The sky’s the limit for VF at University of Washington

“Founded in 1861, Washington is one of the oldest universities on the West Coast and one of the world’s leading public researc…”
design impacts framework screenshot
Published: April 2023

Design Impacts Framework: Phase III – The ZipGarden™

“In 2021, DIAC published its Design Impacts Framework to demonstrate how positive design interventions in Placemaking can be a…”

Farmer Articles

Westword article screenshot about on site vertical hydroponic farm on site
Published: May 2023

Market and Eatery With On-Site Vertical Hydroponic Farm Is Coming to RiNo This Summer

“Orange Thyme, Black Magic kale, Pomegranate Crunch romaine. These aren’t your typical grocery store herbs and greens. “My fav…”
Published: February 2023

Fit To Eat S3E13 Scott Neary

“What does a farm look like? Do you have some kind of greeting card image in mind, with a soft focus, just a bit of mist, a fe…”
article on copy-pasting 150m2-farms domestically as size and crops are profitable
Published: February 2023

US (VA): “Copy-pasting 150m2-farms domestically as size and crops are profitable”

“”I’m probably still supplying the most expensive basil in the area, but it’s simply the best you can get around here. Though,…”
CBC news article
Published: January 2023

Idle cannabis production facility could take big bite out of N.L. food insecurity, says indoor farmer

“‘We could produce a huge, staggering amount of food in that facility,’ says CEO of hydroponic farming company…”
VerticalFarm daily article on Hong Kong bicycle shop
Published: December, 2022

Hong Kong: Abandoned bicycle workshop turned vertical farm

“”Not only can vertical farming produce food more efficiently, but connecting the community to agriculture is very important. …”
ottawa business journal
Published: September 2022

Cashing in on cashews: How one entrepreneur kept her zen in a crowded vegan marketplace

“In 2010, Lynda Turner decided to transition from a vegetarian to a vegan diet. Only problem was, she particularly missed chee…”