Today at Berkeley Lab

Lab’s Precision Urban Agriculture Initiative Tackles Food Deserts

By revealing the complex science behind plant growth, researchers hope to replace food deserts — low-income urban areas that lack access to affordable, fresh food — with options to purchase local, sustainably produced vegetables at or below conventional market prices, grown using drastically less water and fertilizer than conventional agriculture. More>


  1. This is such an interesting and cool project.
    Please keep posting as I would love to hear more about it and its progress.

    Deborah :0)