HGS#1 17:58

“That’s the problem that I see. It’s not being built into planning. Even entrepreneurs aren’t understanding that they should have a wider / open mind when they are considering what integration to utilise. So a lot of the lack of sustainability that does certainly exist in vertical farming and even in greenhouses – which is mostly driven by their equipment and the life cycle impact of their equipment, plus the carbon  footprint of mostly heating and cooling cost – those can be mitigated or at least reduced if they are part of smart planning which can be everything from shared resources around waste…also could even consider growing the right kinds of products” 17:58

Referencing Audio File

First call with Henry Gordon-Smith of Agritecture.com

02/01/2019 13:30