Sustainability of vertical farming scrutinised amid rising energy prices: ‘Surging costs could be the final nail in the coffin for many vertical farms’

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According to new research out of Scandinavia, vertical farming has a ‘mixed sustainability performance’, often requiring more energy than field agriculture. Given the dramatic rise in energy costs, how can the sector survive?

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