Greenhouse in the Sky
- Why is there a demand for urban farms like this around the world?
- Why is there great potential to replicate this type of production?
- Explain the aquaponics system explained in this article and the efficiency that it brings.
- Do you see something like this taking off in your local community? Explain.
- Discuss the proposal by a hog farmer to integrate hog production into the urban scene? Do you think one day this will be accomplished? Explain.
- Is urban farming a fad? React to the following statement from the article: “I always refer to the debates about parks in the city in the past. I think in 100 years, urban agriculture will be as normal as the city parks we have today.”