vertical farming

SUNY ESF
Vertical farming can help provide healthier living for humans, fish, plants, and the ecosystem at large.

Chicago O'Hare International Airport had a vertical garden on display, shown here in 2012. (Source: Creative Commons)

Bates College
Much of the food that urbanites eat must be trucked in, frequently from great distances. Faced with this dilemma, some cities are turning to a unique solution: Vertical farming.
TradeSystemGuru.com
Challenges we face in the 21st century: - According to Professor Albert Barlett of the University of Colorado, "Modern agriculture is the use of land to convert petroleum into food." - Around the globe, the amount of arable farm land has been... Read More