According to the company’s blog (read here), Grove Labs, a Somerville, Massachusetts-based provider a platform to power any size indoor farm, from home farming appliances to large greenhouses, raised $2.05m in seed funding.
The round led by Upfront Ventures with participation from Felicis Ventures, Gary Vaynerchuk via its Vayner RSE, Galvanize Ventures, and Timothy Ferriss.
The company intends to use the funds to continue to grow operations.
Founded in 2013 by Gabe Blanchet, CEO, James Byron, CTO, Grove Labs provides Grove OS, a web-connected platform for monitoring, controlling, and optimizing indoor farms from any computer, tablet or phone. This technology has applications for local, healthy food production globally.
The company is hiring.