The indoor farming industry is maturing at a rapid pace and is bringing along all the benefits of indoor crops along with its increased profitability. The conference held by Indoor Ag.com brought together almost 300 organizations to collectively focus on the trends and profitability of this new trend in the agriculture industry. The key factor that we are going to discuss here is the rapidly growing world’s population and it is estimated that it will reach over 10 million by the year 2050. The availability of cultivable land will keep on diminishing due to the increasing requirement for habitation.
A solution that has been considered for maintaining the integrity of mother earth and at the same time also increase the yield per square meter of land, is outlined to be indoor agriculture. In the near and distant future, indoor agriculture is going to be a major trend and will completely alter the dynamicity of the agricultural industry. The indoor farms are equipped with artificial lighting, which helps them to maintain the required temperature and lightning for the growth of crops. This ultimately helps to conserve the consistent climatic condition. The indoor farming technology helps in better prevention of crops from external pest, insects or adverse environmental condition.
It is becoming a major household trend as it helps in generating notable profit margin and people are taking up this practice on a business level to produce plantable income.