Topic 1: PARIS – «Agripolis»

Agripolis: the benefits of Urban agriculture

Agripolis is composed by a group of specialists in the design and installation of medium or large vertical farms (up to 20,000 m²) with an aeroponics (columns), hydroponics (gutters and tables) and soil bins / modular substrate according to the project. The equipment and their installation have been standardized for optimization and modularity. Agripolis is developing its own equipment as well as an operating monitoring system in order to optimize investments and operating costs.

Agripolis: the largest urban rooftop farm in Europe

 The six-story, 150,000-square-foot garden aims to grow more than 2,000 pounds of fruits and vegetables a day. Twenty gardeners will tend to 30 different kinds of plants to produce vegetables for the community.