According to the report "World Urbanization Prospects (UN revision 2016), 54% of the world's population lives in urban areas. By 2030, the world will have 41 mega-cities with more than 10 million inhabitants
Taking into account the scarcity of water, long distances for transporting products from the field to the cities and excessive use of pesticides and chemical fertilizers, we doubt that our next generation can obtain enough healthy and affordable food.
The introduction of the Urban Ponics growing systems is based on a common concern: the exponential growth of the world population. What goes up comes down. We attempt to slow down the decline of the curve when it comes down.
Urban Ponics introduces Full Spectrum Farming as a new way of growing vegetables, herbs and fruits that grants the production of healthy and affordable food for the increased urbanized populations
Urban Ponics provides a technical and economically viable growing system for small and medium sized Urban Farmers who live in multimillion cities where scarcity of water is becoming an issue.