EIT Food innovation marketplace 2018

Vera Colstee, Business Developer Food at PlantLab, talks about PlantLab’s efforts to reach citizens and create a next generation of food along with #EITFood’s network at the Innovation Marketplace 2018. 

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Uitbreiding PlantLab geopend door Burgemeester Mikkers

Donderdag 14 december heeft burgemeester Mikkers van ’s-Hertogenbosch de uitbreiding van de indoor farming faciliteiten bij PlantLab geopend. In het afgelopen half jaar heeft PlantLab zowel haar onderzoeksfaciliteiten als productiecapaciteit met 50% uitgebreid in het pand aan de Veemarktkade in ’s-Hertogenbosch. De uitbreiding voorziet in de groeiende behoefte van PlantLabs’ bestaande en nieuwe partners aan […]

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Foundation for Food and Agriculture Research Convenes International Leaders to Discuss Next Frontiers in Indoor Agriculture at IBM Research Headquarters

Yorktown Heights, N.Y., Nov. 13, 2017— The Foundation for Food and Agriculture Research, a nonprofit established through bipartisan congressional support in the 2014 Farm Bill, is bringing together leaders from 26 businesses, seven universities, the U.S. Department of Agriculture, and two trade associations today to identify opportunities for indoor agriculture to contribute to more productive, […]

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Vertical farming’s best kept secret?

Stacked layers with leafy greens in fully controlled units; some call it the future of farming. While opinions are divided if all that fancy lettuce will indeed solve world hunger, at PlantLab they are convinced that controlled environment agriculture can introduce groundshaking revolutions to our food system. But how viable is this relatively new industry? […]

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PlantLab patent stands despite opposition Philips Lighting and Certhon

On Wednesday the 21st of June, PlantLab Groep BV from Den Bosch successfully defended its European patent before the EPO (European Patent Office) in Rijswijk. Philips Lighting BV from Eindhoven and Wilk van der Sande BV (Certhon Build BV) from Poeldijk had filed an opposition to this European patent. The European Patent Office rejected the […]

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European Commissioner for Regional Policy Corina Cretu visit PlantLab

Brabant is aiming for a leading role in the field of agri-food in Europe. The province is making progress with projects like PlantLab in Den Bosch and Noordkade in Veghel. Plans have been established, among contributions from Europe. European Commissioner for Regional Policy Corina Cretu brings therefore a working visit to North-Brabant on Monday, November 16.They […]

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