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Comparative Analysis on Lettuce Quality Produced From Urban Agriculture and Organic Farming


A previous project has proven that urban agriculture is feasible and more environment friendly than traditional agriculture. The question if the yield of urban agriculture through hydroponics is comparable to organic farming or not arose. Evidence gathered showing comparability should provide added value to the products of urban agriculture. This can in turn make the practice of urban agriculture not only more profitable but also more attractive. A hydroponics setup was placed in the rooftop of St. Joseph Hall of De La Salle University in Manila. The organic farming setup was placed in the grounds of De La Salle University in Dasmariñas City, Cavite. Read More