This Dutch farm grows food with no soil and zero pesticides

This Dutch farm grows food with no soil and zero pesticides

We all know that nowadays to grow crops we rely more and more on pesticides and insecticides which seriously affects the quality of the food and our health.

Instead of organic manure we are using harmful chemicals to grow crops. Due to rapid growth of population the farmers are using chemicals to grow crops as fast as possible but this is not good for us in the long run.

Hi everyone ! Today i will discuss with you all about ” This Dutch farm grows food with no soil and zero pesticides “.

I am really impressed that this farm is avoiding the use of chemicals and instead of chemicals they prefer organic method.

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# Why We Should Avoid Pesticides and Insecticides ?

Pesticides and Insecticides both affect the quality of the crops and the soil. These harmful chemicals enters our body through food and affects our digestive system and metabolism.

  • It may cause surface water contamination and affects the nearby vegetation.
  • These harmful chemicals affects the overall soil quality and fertility causing soil contamination.
  • Ground water contamination and so on.

        This Dutch farm grows food with no soil and zero pesticides              

This Dutch farm grows food with no soil and zero pesticides

# Overview Of This Dutch farm grows food with no soil and zero pesticides

  • The farm grows food which minimal use of water.
  • This Dutch farm avoids soil and pesticides.
  • Everything in this farm is controlled by specialized machines.
  • They use less energy which results in saving the energy.
  • They grow crops tomato plants in hydroponic system to assure cleanliness and everything must be up to the point.
  • There is double-glass roof present in order to conserve the heat.
  • The farm pipes co2 from nearby oil refinery.
  • LED lights helps to maintain the growth of plants 24 * 7.
  • To maintain the balance of the population and its food consumption the Dutch people are relying more and more on such innovative technology.

# How is this great ?

Currently Netherlands is one of the largest vegetable exporter country in the world.

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There are some more articles related to this topic and you can check it out if you like and i am sure you will love it.

https://environoworld.com/2019/09/how-farmers-in-iceland-are-growing-food-on-arctic-circle/

https://environoworld.com/2019/10/farmers-are-using-ducks-instead-of-pesticides-for-agriculture/

Avoiding the use of chemicals will definitely allow to control Global warming, Climate Change, soil erosion and we can achieve Sustainable Development.

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