Next-Generation Vertical Farming

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November 2020
By INNO-3B
Headquarters Saint-Pacôme, QC G0L 3X0, Canada
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Next-Generation Vertical Farming - sustainable, efficient and innovative indoor agriculture

INNO-3 offers a vertical farming Solution providing climate parameters, crop handling automation, traceability and environmental data, and true scalability.

With a growing population, a growing demand for high quality, nutritious food production and competing land use demands, modern agriculture is facing challenges. This Solution from INNO-3B offers an innovative vertical farming technology that is highly optimised, scalable and profitable. Microgreens, leafy greens and herbs are grown in tall production towers at optimal environmental conditions year-round. Parameters include relative humidity, temperature, CO2 concentration and air flow. An automatic crop handling system eliminates the need for operators to go around the field or up-and-down fixed racking, while maximizing space use. Towers can be custom-built to fit the vertical space available in a building up to 40 ft high, and production surface can be upgraded up to 6 times the minimal configuration afterwards, offering economies of scale.

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Key features

  • Up to 3.5 kg of CO2 equivalent offset per kg of produce, compared to the mainstream alternative
  • Up to 95% less water use per kg of produce
  • 100% pesticide-free

Profitability

  • Payback time in less than 3 years
  • 70% of energy used can be recycled into existing heating systems

Company Profile

Maturity Stage

  • Medium and large scale commercialization
  • Small scale commercialization
  • Initial market commercialization
  • Prototype testing in the real world
  • Prototype testing 1:1 in the lab

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Activity Region

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North america

Canada,

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