Carole Robert, president of the BDA Foundation and PharmAfrican Inc — DE clients and partners — gave the keynote address to open this biotechnology and pharmaceutical industry conference. The focus of Ms. Robert’s presentation was on the need for sustainability in these industries. DE President, David Oswald was there to give support and provide information […]
By Larissa Milo-Dale and David Oswald on August 15 2014
While urban rooftop farming is a growing trend around the world, Montreal’s own Lufa Farms are pushing the bar higher. Their flagship hydroponic farm, built on top of an old industrial building in the north of Montreal, shows that urban farming is possible on a large scale, that it is both sustainable and commercial, that it can use pre-existing urban structures and that healthy fresh food may soon be coming to a rooftop near you.