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Financial Cost Of 'Vertical Farming' An Impediment To Sector's Expansion

The startup cost for a 'vertical farming' operation is prohibitive, and governments should step in to offer grants and tax breaks to assist this growing sector, an industry expert has said.

Simon Harvey of GlobalData was commenting following increased investment in the vertical farming industry by retailers in recent years, with Kroger and Ocado among those backing the growing sector in the past year.

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