Could indoor farming help address future food shortages?

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By 2050, Earth’s population is expected to rise to 10 billion, while the resources on the planet continue to shrink. Researchers in the Netherlands are experimenting with one way to feed more people with less: growing crops indoors. NewsHour Weekend’s Ivette Feliciano takes a look at how indoor farming could shift our relationship with food.

Period11 Nov 2017

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  • TitleCould indoor farming help address future food shortages?
    Degree of recognitionInternational
    Media name/outletAmerican TV: PBS News hour
    Media typeTelevision
    Duration/Length/Size09.36 minutes
    CountryNetherlands
    Date11/11/17
    DescriptionBy 2050, Earth’s population is expected to rise to 10 billion, while the resources on the planet continue to shrink. Researchers in the Netherlands are experimenting with one way to feed more people with less: growing crops indoors. NewsHour Weekend’s Ivette Feliciano takes a look at how indoor farming could shift our relationship with food.
    Producer/AuthorIvette Feliciano
    URLhttps://www.pbs.org/newshour/show/could-indoor-farming-help-address-food-shortages
    PersonsLeo Marcelis