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This German Startup Wants To Bring Vertical Farming Right To Your Store

By Nicole Caldwell

Imagine going into a grocery store and picking your produce fresh off the vine.  

That’s the concept behind German startup Infarm, which has already begun installing stacked hydroponics tanks in supermarkets, shopping malls and restaurants so customers can pick their own greens, herbs, veggies and fruits without any of the transportation, toxic fertilizer, or lost nutrition of big agriculture processes.