Why Is AgriForce Growing (AGRI) Stock Up 218% Today?


  • AgriForce Growing (AGRI) stock is up on Tuesday alongside a new patent.
  • This extends coverage of its FORCEGH+ facility design.
  • With this news comes heavy trading of AGRI stock.
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AgriForce Growing (NASDAQ:AGRI) stock is rocketing higher on Tuesday morning after the agriculture-focused technology company announced a new patent in the U.S.

The United States Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO) granted Patent No. 11,895,958 to AgriForce Growing. The title of this patent is “Structures For Growing Plants (To Generate Micro-environment Conditions).”

According to AgriForce Growing, this patent is connected to its FORCEGH+ facility design. This is the company’s proprietary growing platform for growing optimized crops through Good Manufacturing Practices standards.

Richard Wong, Chief Financial Officer of AgriForce Growing, said the following about the patent news:

“We see the benefits of adding another key U.S. patent around our FORCEGH+ technology, which significantly expands the scope of coverage and extends the timeline around our IP.”

AGRI Stock Movement Today

Following this patent announcement comes heavy trading of AGRI stock on Tuesday morning. This has more than 37 million shares changing hands. For comparison, the company’s daily average trading volume is closer to 1.4 million shares.

AGRI stock is up 218.4% as of Tuesday morning.

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