How is climate change & urbanization shifting farmlands to abandoned buildings & empty containers? An increasing world population, limited agricultural lands, and inefficient agricultural practices pose a serious threat to food production in the near future. Vertical farming is the answer to all these problems- producing as much amount of food from a basketball court as from hundreds of acres of land! With the help of science and technology, agricultural fields are 'going up' in the direction of sustainable solutions. Read further to discover how vertical farms are replacing the traditional horizontal ones in busy cities, even blooming the deserts.