Due to the growth in the horticultural industry, both growers and suppliers feel the urge to join in the rat race and upscale their business. September was no different than usual: various companies inked deals in order to serve the growing market. Here's a recap of 10 collaborations you might have missed in September.
Bill Gates' tech fund invests heavily in in autonomous growing company
Someone famous is knocking on the doors of autonomous growing. Hybrid robotic greenhouse company Iron Ox has closed a $53 million funding round, led by Bill Gates' tech fund Breakthrough Energy Ventures.