Jakarta Deputy Governor, Sandiaga Uno wants the urban farming (urban farming) concept can take advantage of technological advances.
" Hopefully, someday, Jakarta has a food self-sufficiency"
He stated, the use of technology is expected to be a solution to land limitations. Thus, narrow places such as alleys can still be used to grow crops.
"We can use the pattern of planting vertically. It is because we want to encourage the people up to RT level to implement this concept," he expressed, Tuesday (3/13).
He explained its implementation could provide benefits to strengthen food security and become a healthy food supply solution.
"Hopefully, someday, Jakarta has a food self-sufficiency," he hoped.