Exciting News for Urban Farming

Check out this article on the impressive results of Non Industrial Manufacturing Inc. (NIM)’s research of their vertical growing technology, which would allow commercial farming in an urban environment:

“According to the National Sustainable Agricultural Information Service, the average crop of leaf lettuce from a typical acre of land is approximately 193,000 plants per year (2 crop cycles). In one acre of warehouse space, NIM’s indoor vertical growing technology is capable of producing more than 11 million plants, which is almost 60 times more efficient.”

 

http://www.prnewswire.com/news-releases/nim-technology-reaps-rewards-for-urban-barns-119601774.html

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