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urban farming

become a pioneer
of urban farming

What if you could solve global challenges from your backyard? Urban farming is a powerful tool to gain independence from global food production chains, and a tool for cities to become more self-sufficient.


grow anything, anywhere

Blokgarden gives individuals the chance to join the smart farming revolution from their own backyard. They deliver easy-to-garden boxes to the user’s doorstep and instruct them on the plants’ care through a mobile app. Along this, Blokgarden is developing a new ecosystem for food production.


intelligent technology for organic matter

Metagrow engineers advanced distribution systems of water and nutrition for plants. Their intelligent controlled and gas-powered system utilizes 3D printing and caters to urban farming including vertical farming, green houses, tunnels and rooftops.

vacuum wood tech

start the green revolution

Vacuum Wood Tech creates revolutionary wood-based structures for construction and vertical farms. The scalable, active, and smart modules are the most energy efficient solution for vertical farms and can survive even extreme conditions. The technology is waiting for patent in the EU, USA, Canada, China, Japan, Brazil and Australia.


Disrupting food production on Earth, and beyond

Founded by experts in the space and product development industries, Arctic Farming is on a mission to change how food is produced on planet Earth, and beyond. They have developed a fully automatic, plug-and-play farming module that enables their customers in the HoReCa industry to grow their own fresh produce on location, regardless of the season.


Switch from plan B to Plan T

Plan T offers affordable greenhouse monitoring systems for urban indoor farming. The system measures the main variables that affect the growth of plants and exports the data into the user’s cloud, where it can be accessed from anywhere. Plan T aims to make food production more sustainable and efficient with its new innovating technologies.

this could
be you

Urban Tech Helsinki offers a
possibility up to 12 months of
incubation, depending on your needs
and your progress in the program.

Next open call for startups in May 2024.