“It’s much easier to switch to recycled plastics than recycled pesticides. Arguing that the manufacturing and construction costs of a vertical farm makes it unsustainable misses the point.”

A quick excerpt from a conversation I had with a few friends about the environmental impacts of vertical farming that I thought captured my point well, though unfortunately I don’t get the credit for saying it!

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