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Wind-powered vertical Skyfarms are the future of sustainable agriculture

by LiveModern Webmaster last modified Apr 12, 2016 01:05 AM
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by Lucy Wang last modified Apr 11, 2016

Inspired by the 2015 Milan Expo theme “feed the world,” Skyfarm was developed to help solve the global food crisis, which may be exacerbated if traditional food production fails to keep up with skyrocketing population growth. As an alternative to traditional land-intensive farming, the Skyfarm grows food vertically rather than horizontally, and can be integrated into high-density urban environments. The multi-story tensegrity structure would be made with a light bamboo frame optimized for solar...




 

 


 

 

 
 
 

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