Food for Mankind

Growing fish and tomatoes in one greenhouse

Economical and ecological attractive project EcoFutura is a project of four Dutch companies (‘Groen Agro Control’, GreenQ, Aqua-Terra Nova and Priva). They studied the possibility of combining fishfarming in a closed system with greenhouse production of tomatoes. This is the… read more

How sustainable is your dinner?

“During dinner  a discussion grows about the sustainability of the meal. This chicken, how did she live? What did she get to eat? The rice is from Thailand, the package tells us  that, the pineapple is from Kenya. So, this… read more

Fish to feed the world

Tilapia is a very special fish. Growing Tilapia can help people who have not enough proteins in their diet, It is possible to grow Tilapia in a simple pond and the fish does not demand expensive fodder. If you take… read more

Case: Shrimps

SHRIMPS, from the WILD or from the FARM? “Sukadi lives near the coast of East Java (Indonesia). Sometimes in the holiday he goes with his uncle – who is a fisherman – out to sea. Before his uncle would fish… read more

Case: Dry land

Muhtar is a boy living in a farming village in Sambelia district. Nowadays his father is no longer farming but working in the big city and rarely coming home. His mother still works on the farm but it does not… read more