• The world's first floating farm will house 40 cows and be hurricane-resistant

    7 monthes ago - By Chron

    The Dutch company Beladon is opening the world's first floating dairy farm in the Netherlands.
    Located in Rotterdam, the farm will house 40 cows in a high-tech facility on the water.
    Minke van Wingerden, one of the project's leaders, told Business Insider that the farm will produce an average of 211 gallons of milk each day.
    Most of the cows' food will come from city waste products, such as grains left over from local breweries and by-products from mills.
    Beladon is also interested in launching floating chicken farms and floating vertical farming greenhouses.
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