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The World’s Largest Vertical Farm Will Produce 2 Million Pounds Of Produce

The World’s Largest Vertical Farm Will Produce 2 Million Pounds Of Produce
This facility will grow 22 crops per year with the help of LED lighting and a controlled environment. As documentaries like Food Inc. have conveyed, large-scale agricultural farming is not a sustainable method of producing food for the world’s growing population. But vertical farming might be… A start-up AeroFarms is presently building what will be the largest vertical farm in the world. Vertical farms are “a form of indoor controlled agriculture, utilizing as many levels possible of rowing beds stacked vertically in a single-story building,” explains Marc Oshima, co-founder of AeroFarms. “We use 95% less water than traditional field farmers, utilizing aeroponics to mist the roots with water and nutrients — offering 70 times greater productivity per square foot annually than traditional farms.” – Fox News Harvested at Peak FlavorLocally GrownNo PesticidesHighly NutritiousUses over 95% Less WaterGrown from non-GMO SeedReady to EatSoil and Land ConservationCommitted to the Community

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