“Aquaponics” is a new agricultural system which combines conventional aquaculture with hydroponics in a symbiotic environment.
pilot farm in Oita
In 2017, Horimasa City Farm built a pilot farm in Oita prefecture, Japan. On 3000m2 premises, three separate facilities have been built and connected through underground circulated pipes system.
VegilabTM is a laboratory system operated by Horimasa City Farm with the collaboration of Diagenetix, Inc. USA. VegilabTM focuses on research & development in food safety, tissue culturing technology, and crop disease diagnostics to establish better agriculture technologies and practices.