Many urban dwellers lack access to healthy and green outside spaces and organic, locally grown food. Utrecht, the 4th largest city in the Netherlands, is no exception. That’s why places like De Moestuin are so important.
The Future of Food and the City
In order to show how urban environments can be transformed, Sustainable Urban Delta helps city governments, organizations and citizens to create tangible results.
The world is urbanizing at a rapid pace. In this article, Sustainable Urban Delta founder Meiny Prins explains what metropoles around the globe can learn from the Netherlands as the first food producing 'city'.
At 80 Acres Farms, you don't find tractors, silos or even soil. Instead, the vertical indoor farm uses hydroponics to grow fresh food year round for local communities in cities.