Tower Gardens and Tower Farms

Consultations and Certifications

Planting Seeds sells consultations and Tower Garden, Tower Farm, and School Tower Farm Certification processes to build, achieve and maintain Tower Farms around the world.

What is a Tower Garden?

Tower Garden, a vertical, aeroponic growing system, allows you to grow up to 20 vegetables, herbs, fruits and flowers in less than three square feet — indoors or out. So it’s the perfect companion in your journey toward healthy living.

The Need

  • 50.7 Million American children attend public school
  • 20% are highly food insecure (13.1 million children)
  • Students from low income families are 4x more likely to be chronically absent
  • Students that are chronically absent between grades 8–12 are >7x more likely to drop out
  • College graduates are more likely to live 9 years longer than their dropout counterparts
  • 24 million Americans live in food deserts
  • The average food travels 2500 miles before reaching your plate
  • Urban Farms already produce 1/5 of the world’s food

The Solution — Tower Farm Benefits

  • Promotes a sustainable, safe and abundant food source
  • Soil-free system, less risk of ground pests, no weeding
  • Ionic earth minerals improve nutrient density
  • Polycarbonate, opaque food grade plastic, USDA-approved, UV stabilized, BPA Free
  • Promotes the “locavore movement”, freshness
  • 1.3 turns per month, on average (seedling to harvest)
  • 98% less water, 90% less space used
  • 44–176 plants can grow in a 30″ diameter
Little boy on countertop with veggies