Precht Designs Timber Skyscrapers with Modular Homes and Vertical Farming

The Farmhouse Concept. Image Courtesy of Precht The Farmhouse Concept. Image Courtesy of Precht

Architecture studio Precht has designed a timber skyscraper concept that combines modular housing with vertical farming. The concept was created by Penda co-founder Chris Precht and his wife Fei to reconnect people in cities with agriculture. In their proposal, the modular housing units would be built so that residents can produce their own food. Dubbed the Farmhouse, the concept aims to create more sustainable ways of living as city dwellers are increasingly losing touch with food production.

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