“Farmscraper” Masterplan Concept Created

Growing urban populations in the next few decades will mean greater pressures on agricultural production, water use and soil health. One potential solution that’s been bandied around are vertical farms, though it’s debatable whether they’re just a pie in the sky — or necessarily made feasible once stagnating rates of future food production, rising energy costs and soil degradation are finally factored in.

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