IP100 ENTRANT – CITY FARM SYSTEMS

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Company name: City Farm Systems Limited

Industry sector: Horticultural equipment

Business activity: Installation, monitoring and data handling automated fresh produce produce growing facilities

Why is IP important to you? CFS is unique in their approach to making urban farming sustainable and economically viable making it essential to protect the IP.

Does IP underpin your competitive advantage? CFS developed their CloudGro® systems to cut out unnecessary cost with patents covering the ability to install facilities in hard-to-access spaces at the point of need such as a supermarket roof – which consults for the UN & ISO stated as essential to make urban farming economically viable. Protected IP also makes a statement and gives leverage when negotiating with international collaborators. CFS I the first and only business to have signed a MoU with China Agriculture University’s College of Information and Electrical Engineering.

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