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The technology is available to grow a wide range of crops under controlled conditions, but this requires high levels of technical skill and investment
The Singapore Food Agency will be responsible for developing Singapore’s food supply, improving food safety regulations, and handling food-borne disease outbreaks.
…researchers have calculated that Cleveland, with a population of 400,000, has the potential to meet 100 percent of its urban dwellers’ fresh vegetable needs, 50 percent of their poultry and egg requirements and 100 percent of their demand for honey.
While vertical farms can help with local hunger issues and sustainability, there are some barriers that may keep them from gaining worldwide traction. The cost of setting up a vertical farm can be prohibitive. Conservative estimates put the initial start-up cost at around $110,000, but there are estimates upward of millions of dollars.
The Transformer Bumblebee even got in on the action to create some buzz about eating healthy!
The combination of historic rains, melting snow, and frozen soil have left swaths of the country’s biggest farming states underwater
On Feb. 22, Living Greens Farm Will Open Their Third Grow Room In Faribault, Minn.
Hydroponic farming is cost-efficient and it yields more vegetables and herbs in a shorter time.