Is It Locally Produced? Yes, Directly From The 5th Avenue!

Why skyfarming may be key to feed an ever growing world population

Photo credit: Oasis Biotech

Why growing salad on the 10th floor?

Ok, but how does it work?

Why can vertical farming be a winning strategy?

  • The control of pests and diseases is also much easier compared to traditional farming, allowing for a lower use of pesticides
  • The use of herbicides is virtually non-existent, given that we are in a soilless system
  • Vertical farms can produce food which we could find in the supermakets virtually located 500 meters from the “farm”, considerably reducing the environmental impact caused by transportation




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