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Vertical Farming

Vertical farms are multi-storey buildings to grow crops or rearing animals by stimulating the natural ecological systems. By using advance greenhouse technologies such as hydroponics and aeroponics, various horticultural crops- fruits, vegetables and flowers can be grown in multiple layers. Poultry and fish could also be reared in vertical farms. Apiary is also part of ..

Vertical Farming: A silent Revolution in Agriculture

The current world population is 7.7 billion (April 2019). According to the United Nations, the global population is to reach 10 billion by 2050 and therefore the food production should increase by 70%. What is Vertical Farming? Vertical Farming is the process of growing agricultural crops in vertical stacks in door, in a controlled environment. ..