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Thammasat sprouts Asia's biggest rooftop farm


Thammasat sprouts Asia's biggest rooftop farmThe rooftop farm at Thammasat University in Rangsit (Photo from Facebook/Landprocess)Bangkok's Thammasat University, one of the oldest in Thailand, has a new claim to fame: Asia's largest urban rooftop farm. "We tend to make a distinction between buildings and green spaces but green spaces can be part of building design in cities like Bangkok, which has few green spaces," said Ms Kotchakorn, the chief executive and founder of Landprocess. With rooftop farms, we can also improve urban food security," he said. "There are limited opportunities to create new green spaces in cities," she told the Thomson Reuters Foundation. "Urban rooftop farms are an easy and effective climate solution, and should be the norm."


Source: Bangkok Post December 10, 2019 08:16 UTC



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