James Hutton Institute welcomes Tay Cities Deal funding boost

Responding to the announcement of the Tay Cities Deal, our CEO David Farquhar said: “This is tremendous news for the James Hutton Institute and we extend our sincere congratulations on this funding award. “As our plant science partners, we are extremely excited not...

BBC Radio 4’s Farming Today

We had a visit from BBC Radio 4’s Farming Today correspondent Nancy Nicolson who wanted to hear more about the future of vertical farming. She talked to David Farquhar and Professor Derek Stewart from the James Hutton Institute and heard how our technology and...
Tackling the Food Crisis with a Borderless Collaboration

Tackling the Food Crisis with a Borderless Collaboration

We have worked closely with global industrial automation business Omron for the past few years. Vertical farming and indoor horticulture was a new area of interest for Omron. It resonates closely with the company’s social responsibility values in the context of...

VIDEO: Vertical Farming Removes Traditional Farming Constraints

Last week we welcomed Emma Hayward from Al Jazeera news to our facility at Invergowrie. She spoke to our CEO David, and James Hutton Insitute CEO Colin Campbell. This was to coincide with World Food Day (16 October) to highlight new and innovative agricultural methods...