Israeli firm eyes a green revolution in the middle of the Emirati desert via vertical farming

The startup's vertical farming process uses stacked layers in closed spaces to grow vegetation in a controlled environment. UAE's geography is dominated by vast deserts and it imports 85% of the produce required for nurturing its population. The deployment of vertical farming can increase the region's food security with 90% less water consumption.

Israeli firm eyes a green revolution in the middle of the Emirati desert via vertical farming
The startup's vertical farming process uses stacked layers in closed spaces to grow vegetation in a controlled environment. UAE's geography is dominated by vast deserts and it imports 85% of the produce required for nurturing its population. The deployment of vertical farming can increase the region's food security with 90% less water consumption.