Urban Agriculture

Rooftop Fish Farms & Vegetable Gardens to Fight Global Hunger

Rooftop Fish Farms & Vegetable Gardens to Fight Global Hunger

Growing food in vertical gardens in multiple layers, in buildings and on rooftops is becoming popular today in many of the developed countries around the word. Countries such as Switzerland, Germany and China, particularly Hong Kong, have already made headlines around the globe by increasing their food production with urban farming and feeding their increasing urban population, using rooftop fisheries and vertical agriculture techniques. Rooftops across the world are being used to produce vegetables, fish, chicken and other farm products successfully. A rooftop fish farm can really boost local food production as well as local economies by producing fish and vegetable using an integrated aquaponic system.

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Urban Agriculture & Benefits of Growing Your Own Food

Urban Agriculture & Benefits of Growing Your Own Food

Food is one of the fundamentals of life, and millions of people around the world, including developed countries, are really starting to understand the importance of food. Hence, there is an increase trend towards urban gardening, urban farming, and growing food in the urban areas. Growing your own food gives you security, power and dignity because you grew the food yourself, and you know exactly what is in your food. You are able to grow food in your backyard or kitchen garden, have an indoor garden where ever you have some additional space indoors, and also start your own indoor miniature aquaponic system.

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