Investing In Vertical Farming: Five Take-Aways

Money has been flowing like water into vertical farming start-ups… Should you invest too?

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A vertical farm. Source SaveTheEarth.coop
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Dr. Paul Gauthier at work at the Princeton Vertical Farming Project labs. Source: Princeton University

“You can’t feed the planet with lettuce alone.”

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An underground vertical farm

More basic science needs to be done

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A Japanese vertical farm, Mirai

Vertical Farming is not a pie-in-the-sky, but it’s not a lay-up either.

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A vertical farm operated in a cavernous warehouse in NJ

Vertical farming offers some great sustainability benefits

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A vertical farm uses inputs very efficiently

The future is probably hybrid

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