A Fresh, Farmer-Focused Approach to Indoor Farming
The ZipFarm is industry leading vertical farming technology designed to empower urban food producers who want a simple, yet productive system for serving their local markets the freshest leafy greens and herbs around.
By taking a human-centric approach, ZipFarms provide a high density yet simple, productive yet labor efficient and scalable indoor farming system to people who are interested in supply the demand for fresh, local food.
INDOOR FARMING’S MOST POWERFUL COMBINATION
MEET THE ZIPFARM™
Accessible indoor farming designed for humans.
MEET THE COOLBAR™
Water-cooled LEDs helps control excess heat.
High Yields, Low Labor Costs
Meet High Demand for Leafy Greens and Herbs
The ZipFarm indoor growing system is designed for the grower wanting to supply the growing demand for local, transparent food. It leverages the benefits of vertical plane production (true vertical farming) to optimize for the four core areas of an economical indoor facility:
1) Space use efficiency & productivity
2) Labor costs
4) Environment & plant health
Powerful production for indoor environments
ZIPFARM CONTROLLED ENVIRONMENT
GROWING IN ACTION | MEET RYAN
RYAN SWEENEY | LOCALIZE
Minneapolis, MN’s most innovative indoor farmer.
With roots in controlled environment container farming, Ryan Sweeney of Localize Farms uses a powerful combination of turnkey ZipFarm™ + CoolBar™ water-cooled LED lights to grow the freshest herbs in all of Minneapolis, MN.
By growing on the vertical plane, Ryan and the Localize team can access their entire farm from the ground, avoiding the need for expensive (and dangerous!) scissor lifts required for stacked vertical farming techniques.
An all in one closed looped hydroponic system for warehouse growers. Hook it up and turn it on.
From small warehouses to large, the ZipFarm can be scaled to fit any growing space. You can scale as you grow.
Built for leafy greens and herbs, the ZipFarm maximizes your grow space by allowing you to grow on the vertical plane.
The racks are on wheels and the towers are removable. This provides full access to crops from planting to harvesting.
ZipFarms are contained within a mobile rack unit. Specialized fittings allows for easy connecting and disconnecting from the system.
Low Labor Cost
One FTE is able to manage 800-1,600 towers, depending on level of expertise.
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CoolBar Lights are water-cooled LED bars that were designed specifically for the ZipFarm. Where other systems must fit into facilities hundreds of feet long and scale by huge areas, the ZipFarm can be scaled in these small units.
This Edina, MN based indoor farmer is providing fresh, quality herbs and greens to the greater Minneapolis area with an innovative indoor hydroponic system.
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