Dramatic I know (it’s just one of those things). Nope, I won’t be making myself homeless as I do actually need a roof over my head. What I also need is to get this crazy idea off my chest before I do actually lose my mind.
You see, I was watching a documentary a while back, about future cities, off the back of a few others that were about farming, global warming and the looming food crisis, and they got me thinking about vertical farming, and the issues the industry sector faces — namely scale.
That was the first thing…
Some excellent points made. I agree wholeheartedly that switching to a plant based diet not only improves health, it also decreases the amount of arable land require to sustain livestock and that is a very, very good thing. Here's a link to a LinkedIn article I've written putting together a solution to some of the challenges Vertical Farming currently faces. https://www.linkedin.com/pulse/crazy-poet-discovers-solution-vertical-farming-issues-lawrence-ip/ Enjoy!
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