Developed by Emirates Crop One and measuring 330,000-square-foot in size, Bustanica is the world’s largest vertical farm. In this recent video, Bustanica’s General Manager – Feras Soufi – provides a short tour of the Dubai based hydroponics facility, highlighting its highly efficient closed loop system which helps the farm to produce 3000kg of produce per day.
Matt has worked in digital publishing and media for over two decades across the science, technology, food and agricultural sectors. With a lifelong passion for growing his own food, Matt also produces 300kg giant pumpkins for exhibition and volunteers with the Royal Horticultural Society. He has a sizeable horticultural social media presence and has been a finalist in the Garden Media Guild's blog of the year and social media awards. Matt also dabbles in start-up investment with companies like Small Robot Company, Drone Ag and RootWave.