Accession Number:

ADA055401

Title:

Feasibility Study of an Arctic Food Producing Facility.

Descriptive Note:

Technical rept.,

Corporate Author:

DEFENCE AND CIVIL INST OF ENVIRONMENTAL MEDICINE DOWNSVIEW (ONTARIO)

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1978-01-01

Pagination or Media Count:

18.0

Abstract:

This report demonstrates the feasibility of constructing an air-transportable hydroponic growth module for the year round production of lettuce, tomatoes, and cucumbers for up to 100 people located in remote northern communities. Preliminary comparative costs and technical considerations are presented for several different sized modules. Author

Subject Categories:

  • Food, Food Service and Nutrition

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE