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Revol Greens closes $68m funding round to become ‘world’s largest indoor lettuce producer’

Minnesota-based Revol Greens has closed a $68m funding round led by Equilibrium Capital — bringing the company’s total financing to $215m — to launch a third lettuce greenhouse facility in Texas, which will bring its total annual output to 33 million pounds of greens able to reach one-third of the US population within 24 hours of harvest.

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TAKEAWAY FROM GAI NY 2020 – CONTROLLED ENVIRONMENT AGRICULTURE (CEA)

Once overlooked as a viable alternative to the growing issue of providing food for an ever-populous world, Controlled Environment Agriculture (CEA) has gained much traction as of late, especially since COVID-19 has highlighted the vulnerability of the current ag supply chain.

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Martha Stewart, J.D. Vance and David Lee join board of AppHarvest

AppHarvest announced that food entrepreneur and icon Martha Stewart, Impossible Foods Chief Financial Officer David Lee, and best-selling author and investor J.D. Vance, have joined the company’s Board of Directors as it prepares to open one of the world’s largest indoor farms this fall in Morehead, KY.

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Climate AI Podcast Examines the Impact of Sustainable Ag with Dave Chen

#Agriculture is faced with the critical challenge of reducing #pesticide use, improving water efficiency, and building a food system that is #resilient to #climatechange all while delivering nutritious affordable food for the masses. In this episode we sit down with Dave Chen to talk about the technology that his team at Equilibrium is betting their $1B+ fund on, a technology that is expected to deliver impact at scale, on all fronts.

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