How greenhouses run on solar power and seawater could turn agriculture on its head

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How greenhouses run on solar power and seawater could turn agriculture on its head

Seawater Greenhouse reveals how a Somaliland project is turning a potentially transformative approach to agricultural production into reality

From Dutch flowers to British tomatoes, year round cultivation of agricultural products in vast greenhouses in cold climates has long been accused of resulting in substantial carbon footprints due to the...

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