This isn't just growing food ...
IT'S A NEW REVOLUTION ...
Food Wall, Mumbai
La Folie Lab, Bandra, Mumbai
TerraFarms completes installation of the first Food Wall for La Folie Lab in Bandra, Mumbai. Click to go to the blog entry with pictures and more information.
FOOD AS MEDICINE AT THE MICROGREENFARM WELLNESS STORE
Our New Wellness Store ...is home to potent sources of plant based nutritional "medicines" delivered from farm to plate right in your home. All our solutions provide you with live nutrition that is simply the best and freshest ... you cannot get any fresher
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Urbaform Technologies Acquires Stake in TerraFarms, Mumbai
Mumbai, India & New York, New York USA - April 25, 2015 - Terra Farms, Mumbai and Urbaform Technologies of the US are pleased to announce that Urbaform has acquired an operating stake in Terra Farms, Mumbai to gain access into the Indian Markets. Neil Bardach, CEO, Urbaform Technologies, Inc. and Linesh Pillai, CEO of Terra Farms Mumbai made the announcement jointly today.
Terra Farms is the first 'Urban Vertical Farm' in Mumbai based at Malad, Mumbai and a premiere producer of Live Greens and Microgreens in India. Terra Farms has been featured prominently in multiple publications highlighting their market leading crops that feature the “Zero Mile Diet” philosophy of food production. Terra Farms and Urbaform have been collaborating on microgreen production. Urbaform has now has decided to introduce its other operations into India via this strategic acquisition.
“With an emphasis on urban food production and a transformational vision of serving the large and growing food production markets of India, it was an easy decision to bring Urbaform’s technologies and expertise to expand and implement the Terra Farms vision.” said Mr Bardach. Urbaform is poised to introduce several unique new products and processes through Terra Farms, including an exciting line of Micro Farms for the home.
WHAT WE DO
We're on a mission to provide the best emergent technologies to provide safe, nutritious, and consistent food for urban environments.
THE FUTURE OF FOOD
Agricultural rEvolution 2.0
WHO WE ARE
Neil has a 30+year career as the CFO of public companies in the manufacturing and service sectors with annual sales ranging from $400 million to $1 billion. He moved from the public company environment to serve as CEO/COO of start-ups in such varied industries as medical device manufacturing, mobile advertising, and digital media development. He had most recently served as founder and CEO of GEOCHEM Remediation, a manufacturer of patented mineral products for the treatment of heavy metal contamination in water and soil, now a part of Urbaform.
Alan has spent the last decade designing and integrating novel technology solutions to environmental and food production problems. Utilizing his background in science and finance, he has headed up startups in this area. Most recently dealing with the production of food in a novel context. While in that position, he realized the significance and potential of the food production technologies that are now being introduced through Urbaform Technologies and it's related companies.
THE URBAFORM FAMILY OF COMPANIES
Bringing Innovation to Create Solutions ...
Parent Company - Urbaform Technologies
Where technology and innovation meet ...
New York, NY
Urbaform Technologies is a Technology Integrator & Innovator whose mission is to transform food production by enabling Agriculture 2.0 ...
By utilizing technologies unique to this space, Urbaform Technologies will create food production within the urban environment by utilizing spaces unused or disused by present occupants. By creating new sources of food, this solution will allow for better food security and sustainability to a global market that now has more than 50% of its population residing in cities. Because our technology is the only soil based system, we will provide nutritious foods that taste better and can help in fighting the health crisis that is looming large on our society. In addition, our system is a valuable generator or truly green urban agricultural jobs for the swelling urban workforce.
Mission: Microgreens taken to the next level.
Microgreens are a crop that anyone can cultivate almost anywhere (especially well suited for urban living spaces). Microgreens are a super food that bundles intense taste with potent nutrition while wrapping them in a visually stunning package ... nutritious, raw, fresh, and live food. In our search for a suitable system for first time users and those who have limited space, we found many choices but no solution that offered what we were looking for. So we decided the market needed a system that made entry into this area as painless as possible, thus was born MicrogreenFarm.
Terra Farms, India
Mission: Terra Farms brings the "FARM into your Kitchen".
Malad, Mumbai, India
Terra Farms is the first 'Urban Vertical Farm' in Mumbai based at Malad, Mumbai. We aspire to bring the farm as close to the city as possible, thus cutting out logistics drastically & eliminating middlemen completely which ensures you get breathing fresh, nutrient rich local produce throughout the year.
Mission: Remediating Heavy Metals in Water & Soil
New York, NY
GeoChem utilizes it's patented GeoBindTM product to remediate heavy metal contamination in water and soil. Used for treatment of acid mine drainage from mining operations and industrial effluent from all manner of processes. GeoBindTM traps and retains the contaminants by creating an inert material that can be efficiently disposed of without fear of further leaching or cross contamination.
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