What is Urban Farming?
Growing and processing Food products in urban areas. The growing takes place in flowerbeds within the city or outskirts of the city, on rooftops, vertical growing on walls (green walls), indoor growing and more. Vegetables and other greens can be grown by Individuals in their back yard or balcony and up to commercial growing systems.
Green In The City – An urban farming complex on Dizengoff Center’s rooftop
Winter 2015 came, and along came Yarok Bair (Green In The City) – a joint venture between LivinGreen company as pioneers in the Hydroponic & Aquaponics sector, and Dizengoff Center as the first shopping mall ever built in Israel, located in the heart of Tel-Aviv. This collaboration brings forward the apprehension of urban farming in Israel. Green in the city has a large variety of urban farming systems, from individual hydroponic home systems, to educational demonstration systems and even a small commercial growing system that provides greens for restaurants inside the shopping center.
Whats grows in our urban farm?
Fresh and clean produce without pesticides, such as lettuce, basil, tomatoes, mint, kale, cucumbers and onions, and also fish and happy urban farmers!
Urban farming workshops
The farm is open for everyone that wants to grow local, individuals and groups, just by arranging an appointment with the head offices. Join our workshops & learn how to grow your own veggies hydroponically without soil & Pesticides. Workshops are available for groups & individuals.
Click here for more information and registration for the next workshop. Number of participants is limited.
Do you want to build an urban farm? Interested in collaboration in the urban farming sector? Whether you are rooftop owners, institution representatives or governmental offices that wish to collaborate in different sustainability programs, contact us!
COMMERCIAL AQUAPOINCS AND HYDROPONICS SYSTEMS
Semi-commercial and fully-commercial systems for medium sized and large growers interested in using advanced and progressive agriculture techniques. The main advantages of this method compared to conventional agriculture: faster, healthier and cost effective.
Aquaponics and hydroponics Workshop for home growers, beginners or advanced . In the workshop you will get all the information you need, including written manuals showing how to build and operate Hydroponics and Aquaponics systems in your home!
DIY - DO IT YOURSELF
You decided to build a system by yourself? we are here for you! In the DIY page you will find guides to set up and run a full system. The guides are free of charge.