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Int.J.Curr.Microbiol.App.Sci.2020.9(6): 2491-2494
DOI: https://doi.org/10.20546/ijcmas.2020.906.302


Vertical Farming Promising Cultivation for Horticultural Crops
Ashish Kumar1, Shardulya Shukla3*, Pushkar Dixit2, Thupstan Tsewang3 and Kaushal Kumar3
1Department of Agriculture, Meerut Institute of Technology, Meerut, India
2Department of Agriculture, Vishweswaraya Institute of Engineering and Technology, Dadri Greater Noida, U.P., India
3Defence Institute of High Altitude Research, DRDO, Chandigarh, India
*Corresponding author
Abstract:

The world population is increasing at a steady pace. Since the population is growing so the demand for food supply is also rising. To develop more food, more land is necessary while prime agricultural lands are getting to be scarce and costly. Vertical farming utilizes less distance for growing more food. Unlike traditional farming, he also came up with new farming techniques such as Hydroponics and Aeroponics which has high production of food at less space and more yields (which takes less time).


Keywords: Farming techniques, Vertical farming, Types and deign of vertical farming
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Ashish Kumar, Shardulya Shukla, Pushkar Dixit, Thupstan Tsewang and Kaushal Kumar. 2020. Vertical Farming Promising Cultivation for Horticultural Crops.Int.J.Curr.Microbiol.App.Sci. 9(6): 2491-2494. doi: https://doi.org/10.20546/ijcmas.2020.906.302