In 2011, under the name “Rostlaube”, UrbanFarmers shipped one of the two first prototype “UF BOX” containerfarms to Berlin, Germany. Soon after delivering our first prototype to Malzfabrik, “Efficient-Farming Systems (ECF)” launched an urban farming franchise with this product and since then built their own land-based greenhouse at Malzfabrik.
The UrbanFarmers BOX made a big PR splash in Germany, and was widely published as a first-of-its-kind. Read here in DER SPIEGEL.
We are currently working on a couple of interesting projects in Germany, including Berlin.
With the support of M-Engagement, UF launches the development of the UF Farm Scout App, an app that helps every city dweller check the farming potential of unused spaces and receive options on using roofs sustainably. Please find here the following Press Releases from M-Engagement in DE, EN and FR. – Press Release French – […]
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Read our latest newsletter on a successful closing of our Series A here. And the Press Release here.