Rethinking Farming

Welcome to Seawater Solutions where we help communities to  turn underutilised land into wetland ecosystems for food production and climate resilience.

Seawater Farming for Climate Resilience

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14 October 2020

News Article

Euronews

Giulia Bottaro

Growing vegetables in seawater could be the answer to feeding billions

Food production needs to increase by 70 per cent in the next 30 years to feed a world population expected to reach 9 billion people.

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17 June 2020

News Article

Wired

Christina Couch

The race is on to grow crops in seawater and feed millions

With the quality of arable land declining and seawater encroaching on fertile cropland, researchers are trying to find a way to make crops grow in seawater.

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26 November 2019

News Article

Reuters

Stuart McDill

Startup helps Scottish farmers grow gourmet plants with sea water

Seawater Solutions is helping farmers on Scotland's west coast adapt to the reality of less rain by choosing salt-resistant plants and developing saltmarshes - land flooded by tidal waters - for them to grow in.

Samphire

December 2019

Awards

Wild Card Edge R15

Samphire

October 2019

Awards

Winner of the Young People Award at Scottish Resources Awards

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April 2018

Awards

Winner of Shell Live Wire Smarter Future Award

Samphire

March 2018

Awards

Silver Award for Iberdrola and Scottish Power Innovation Competition 2017

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June 2018

Awards

Winner of the Scottish Institute for Enterprise I'm an Innovator Challenge 2018

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Blog

“One to watch” – Sustainable seawater farming goes global

By Yanik Nyberg, Founder & CEO of Seawater Solutions I started Seawater Solutions two years ago following stark warnings from the UN that...

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