Vertical Farming: Can Indoor Farming Reach Its Full Potential?

This webinar was originally broadcast on 23rd April 2020
Excitement around vertical farming has surged recently, with IDTechEx predicting the market will exceed $1 billion by 2030. By carefully controlling the growth environment and using vertical growing systems, vertical farming achieves yields hundreds of times higher than conventional agriculture, inside urban population centres. But can vertical farming really fulfil its ambitious expectations?
This webinar provides an introduction to vertical farming, based on the IDTechEx research report Vertical Farming 2020-2030. It will include:
  • An overview of vertical farming
  • Key technologies
  • Challenges facing the industry
  • Business models and opportunities
  • Market outlook 2020-2030


Dr Michael Dent
Dr Michael Dent
Senior Technology Analyst