On Tuesday November 7 World Horti Center organizes the sixth I-Grow Inside webinar. A strong panel of professionals is ready to talk about the topic ‘CEA: a game changer for retail?’. In recent years the agricultural landscape has been revolutionized by the advent of Controlled Environment Agriculture. This has multiple benefits for retailers and consumers. The panel will give more insight on their experience and look at CEA. I-Grow Inside can be watched online or live in the audience at World Horti Center.
CEA: a game changer for retail?
In recent years, the agricultural landscape has been revolutionized by the advent of Controlled Environment Agriculture (CEA), where cutting-edge technology converges with sustainable practices to cultivate vegetables and fruits in controlled environments like greenhouses and vertical farms. Retailers and consumers can benefit from CEA in multiple ways. Think of predictable harvests, efficient space utilization, year-round supply, locally grown produce and more. Next to that CEA can cater to specific needs, customization allows for unique products tailored to preferences. This makes it easier to meet niche market demands effectively. Last but not least, CEA plays a big role in the current challenges the world is facing. With continuous advancements in technology and growing environmental awareness, the stage is set for controlled environment agriculture to flourish, providing fresh, high-quality produce while safeguarding our planet's resources for generations to come.