Factors influencing the Vertical Farming Market

The population of the world is expected to be almost 10 billion by 2050, and in order to feed this gigantic population is going to be a challenge. Because of industrial development and urbanization, arable lands are lost every day. Scientists are saying that 33 percent of arable lands are lost over the last 40 years. We don’t know how much more we are going to lose in the next 40 years. Increasing...

An Analysis of the Vertical Farming Market

  Vertical Farming – An Introduction The process of growing plants in a vertical plane, which helps in increasing the square footage in indoor farming spaces is known as Vertical Farming. It is a new practice of producing plants with medicinal properties and food in vertically arranged layers. This kind of indoor farming is achieved by suspending the vertically inclined shelves on a wall...

Efficient use of Resources for increased food production – Micro Irrigation systems

There are a multitude of challenges being faced by Agriculture in the 21st century. We have to produce more food and fiber to feed a constantly growing population and it has to be done with a smaller rural labor force as more and more people are leaving the agricultural sector. There is a need for advanced technologies to contribute to overall development in the many agriculture-dependent developing...