How can we use innovative production systems to supply the world’s growing population with healthy, nutritious, and sustainably produced food? The “Inhouse Farming – Feed & Food Show” aims to provide answers to this question. Organized by the DLG (German Agricultural Society), the B2B platform will be held in parallel with Agritechnica in Hanover, Germany, from November 12 to 18.
Marcus Vagt, DLG Head of Energy, Inhouse Farming, and New Foods, explains the concept behind the new B2B platform.
Mr. Vagt, according to the United Nations forecast, the number of urban dwellers will increase by one billion to 5.2 billion people by 2030…
Around 60 percent of the world’s population will live in a city by then. A large proportion of these are unlikely to have access to regionally produced, fresh food. The megatrend of urbanization poses complex challenges to current agricultural systems. Solutions are therefore needed as to how