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Dubai has the 'world's largest' vertical farm - is this the future of agriculture?

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Dubai's new vertical farm is set to produce more than 900 tonnes of leafy greens annually. Image: Unsplash/ThisIsEngineering

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Nordic Harvest’s vertical farms in Denmark can harvest plants 15 times a year.
Nordic Harvest’s vertical farms in Denmark can harvest plants 15 times a year. Image: Nordic Harvest

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