Investors have planted $7.3 million in Freight Farms to help the Boston-based startup bring its micro-farms to more places around the globe—and potentially even beyond. The investors in the Series B round include return backer Spark Capital, also based in Boston. The news was first reported by the Wall Street Journal on Monday. Freight Farms’ […]
NYS Entity Status
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AUGUST 15, 2014
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DOMESTIC LIMITED LIABILITY COMPANY
2014 - JUST HORSIN AROUND FARM LLC
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