Sumary of Pushing a fresh food revolution:
- (Part 1 of 2)The agriculture sector continues to seek effective solutions to achieve food security and safety given the country’s rising population.
- This is where private companies like Urban Greens come in, working as engines of growth towards sustainable domestic food production.
- The Manila-based agri-tech and urban farming company is doing its part via hydroponics, often called soilless farming, where crops are fed nutrient-rich water.
- Traditional agriculture requires good soil, a steady water supply, and lots of space – challenges that can be addressed by hydroponics, particularly in an urban setting.