The Vertical Farm

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The Vertical Farm: Sting acquired the rights

  • Sting and his partner Kathryn Schenker have picked up the rights of "The Vertical Farm", a book by Dr. Dickson Despommier.

  • The book lays out a system of farming in which food is grown within tall city buildings.

  • The film will track the first vertical farm planned to be constructed in a major U.S. city.