Our Bay Area partner, Local Greens, just sent us new photos of the actual towers planted and growing. Using state of the art indoor CEA technologies Local Greens aims to deliver both fresh local produce in addition to our in-store live systems.
The present timeline calls for our initial live displays to go on sale April 1 (no joke ... ). Follow our blog for more pictures and details as the day draws near.
Here is latest picture of the towers all planted with starts and growing like mad ...
Next weekend in Las Vegas (see previous post for link to details) the towers will be unveiled for a public event featuring vertical farming. Our partner in Las Vegas, Marilyn Yamamoto of Cowboy Trails Farms will be hosting and conducting the event. If you happen to be visiting or live in Las Vegas ... mark you calendar ...
We are excited to unveil the latest production center for our live sales in Las Vegas. There has been considerable buzz in a buzzworthy city regarding our vertical tower system. Mentioned on the TV news coverage this week and center of a free public event on vertical farming on Sat, March 8th.
The systems should start showing up in restaurants and casino locations soon. Stay tuned for more exciting details and locations.
Our last blog entry was just over a month ago and we noted that the towers were enroute at that time. The towers have arrived and are installed and planted in our San Francisco indoor growing facility. A prime example of Controlled Environment Agriculture (CEA), our facility features an indoor location utilizing state of the art LED lights. We are on track for the first live sales units to be in stores on April 1.
Our equipment also arrived in Las Vegas and we should have more information and pictures in the coming weeks. Tentative placements in a casino resort and restaurants make this an exciting time for Urbafresh Foods ...
Urbafresh has accepted the challenge to bring fresh food prouction and supply to our urban centers through the use of innovative vertical farming installations.