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Francesco Orsini

Full Professor

Department of Agricultural and Food Sciences

Academic discipline: AGR/04 Vegetable and Ornamental Crops


Internship at the Vertical Farm of Agricola Moderna

Text of the Internship opportunity by Agricola Moderna: "Agricola Moderna is a Vertical Farming company that currently operates a commercial vertical farm facility in the Milano province, producing baby leaf which are sold to the regional Supermarkets. Inside the vertical farm there is a dedicated ...

Published on: July 12 2022

Tirocini su coltivazione acquaponica

Sono disponibili tirocini presso l'associazione Aquaponic Design. Per maggiori informazioni contattare il dr. Luca Settanni (

Published on: October 21 2020

Tirocini in vertical farm

Sono disponibili dei tirocini curriculari presso Agricola Moderna, Vertical Farm a Milano, operante nella produzione di specie orticole da foglia e aromatiche. Per ulteriori informazioni scrivere a: 

Published on: September 28 2020

UrbanFarm2021: First Student RendezVous

Tuesday October 6th, 5-7 PM. Workshop on "UrbanFarm for beginners. First steps to join the challenge". Further information available in the UrbanFarm challenge website and in the agenda. To participate, follow the following MS Teams link.

Published on: September 25 2020

UrbanFarm2020 2nd Students RendezVous

The event took place on November 18th, 2019. Further information and materials from the lectures may be found here:

Published on: November 26 2019

UrbanFarm2020: Visit at Former Siapa (Galliera)

On December 11th, at 10 am from the train station of Galliera, a visit to the former SIAPA area will take place, providing participants of UrbanFarm2020 with information on the location features and main requalification targets.

Published on: November 26 2019

UrbanFarm2020 3rd Students Rendezvous

The third Students RendezVous of UrbanFarm2020 will take place at Scuderia Future Food Urban Coo-Lab (Piazza Verdi, 3, Bologna) on December 11th, between 6 and 8 pm.

Published on: November 26 2019


The second edition of the International Student Challenge UrbanFarm has been announced on October 15th. More information are available here The first Student RendezVous will take place at Scuderia Future Food Urban CoLab (Piazza Verdi, 2, Bologna, Italy), on October 25, 2019 at 6 pm.

Published on: October 18 2019