Why hydroponics?

SOLVING A GLOBAL PROBLEM LOCALLY

Global Food Impact:

• Accounts for 82% of fresh water use

• Generates 13% of U.S. greenhouse gas emissions

• Causes the erosion of 4 billion tons of topsoil per year

Global Food Needs:

• World’s population expected to reach 9.1 billion by 2050

• Estimated 70% will be urban (49% today)

• Food production must increase by 44% to meet the need

Sky Vegetables reduces food miles from thousands to under 50 miles.