Smart Urban Farming Expo
- Hon’ble Deputy CM inaugurated India's first ‘Smart Urban Farming Expo’ at Thayagaraj Stadium today.
- The two-day urban farming expo is being organised by DDC in partnership with Urban Gro, ISAE and IARI.
- The expo included sessions on the new frontiers in urban farming and its associated technical (horti-engineering), business, economic, social, and environmental aspects.
Hon’ble Deputy Chief Minister, Shri Manish Sisodia, inaugurated the two-day ‘Smart Urban Farming Expo’ on November 27 2021, being organised by DDC Delhi, in partnership with Urban Gro, the Indian Society of Agricultural Engineers (ISAE) and the Indian Agricultural Research Institute (IARI).
India’s first fair specialised in urban farming was organised at Thayagaraj Stadium, INA, Delhi on November 27 and 28, 2021 to kickstart a movement towards mass adoption of urban farming in the national capital. The expo included sessions on the new frontiers in urban farming and its associated technical (horti-engineering), business, economic, social, and environmental aspects.
Inaugurated India's 1st Smart Urban Farming Expo at Thyagaraj Stadium.— Manish Sisodia (@msisodia) November 27, 2021
Urban farming is the need of the hour not only to ensure food quality & security but also to ensure every person can experience the joy of farming from their homes. pic.twitter.com/EARQGDtLWK
Joined Dy CM @msisodia in launching the unique Smart Urban Farming Expo today at Thyagaraj Stadium being co-hosted by @DDC_Delhi, UrbanGro & ISAE. Urban India is in the midst of a nutrition crisis with rising insensitivity towards environment. Urban farming is key to solve both. pic.twitter.com/Va3ib9bjgk— Jasmine Shah (@Jasmine441) November 27, 2021
The Display Stall showcased by CPWD at the expo won Award of Appreciation for ‘The Best Decorated Pavilion’ and ‘Best Display Pavilion.