NEWS BRIEF: New indoor ‘smart’ farm will use technology for locally grown produce

Farming in controlled ‘vertical’ environments comes to Atlanta

Bowery Farming
Photo credit: Courtesy Bowery Farming
A company that builds smart indoor farms in major metropolitan areas has announced plans to launch one in Atlanta, creating about 100 jobs. Bowery Farming provides consumers with local, pesticide-free and sustainable produce that is grown in precisely controlled “vertical” environments, according to a press release. The farm is expected to open in the first quarter of 2023. foodbev.com