Vertical Farming (c) PhytonIQ GmbH

Vertical farming could solve several problems at the same time. Above all, it would bring vegetable production to urban centers, where the majority of the global population lives. Indoors you could produce vegetables all year round – even out of season. This would eliminate transportation routes and return soils back to nature, thus promoting biodiversity.

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Author profile picture Hildegard Suntinger is a writer. She lives in Vienna as a freelance journalist and writes about all aspects of fashion production. She is interested in new trends in design, technology, and business. She is particularly excited about discovering interdisciplinary tendencies and the blurring of boundaries between different disciplines. The key element is technology, which changes all areas of life and work.