South African company designs next level chicken coop

LFP Agri, a South African provider of sustainable agricultural transformation solutions, presents their new solution for growing in Alexandra Township, combining hydroponic growing with chicken: the Hydro Coops.

LFP Agri’s Hydro Coop is a scalable agriculture system influencing food affordability and food security in rural and urban South Africa and Africa. The modular system is easy to assemble and has the capacity to raise 1,100 broiler chickens and 3,600 vegetable plants and an estimated turnover of R117,818.16 annually.

Consisting of a 9m2 multifunctional smart farm equipped with a 40-watt solar panel, a 40-watt submersible pump, a 150L water tank, and a water filtration system, the Hydro Coop combines education, incubation, and mentorship.

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