Is the Rise of AppHarvest Good News for Kentucky Investors?

Liz Brumer-Smith, The Motley Fool
·4 min read

Food distribution and food deserts have been serious problems for some time now in the United States, and AppHarvest (NASDAQ: APPH) is looking to help solve some of these issues. Find out if this more localized alternative food chain is a good thing for Kentucky investors or something to keep a careful eye on. AppHarvest is a high-tech agricultural grower (agricultural technology, or agtech) that plans to construct 12 modern farms in the Appalachian region of the United States through 2025 to help meet the growing demand for food across the nation.