Opportunity for Engineering Students

An exciting opportunity to work with Farm Urban and the University of Liverpool School of Engineering to support young people across Merseyside to learn about hydroponic vertical farming.

Find out more…

Come along to Farm Urban’s subterranean hydroponic farm to find out more about the project and sign up to the project:

Wednesday 27th October 2021

Baltic Triangle, Liverpool

What is the Future Food Challenge?

  • An after-school programme for Liverpool school pupils aged 14
  • Small teams develop a vertical farming business idea
  • Engineers buddy up with a school – mentor the team to design and build a prototype aquaponic system

There are lots of ways you can get involved

  • Mentor a group of Year 9 pupils through the 12 week after-school project in-person and online (Feb – Jun)
  • Help deliver the project launch event (Feb)
  • Develop your communication skills
  • Work alongside and learn from professional engineers
  • Become a member of the Farm Urban’s Ambassador Community

Next steps 

To register, please follow the link above.

If you need more details please contact us at futurefood@farmurban.co.uk