Sunday May 31, 2020

Sustainable farming takes root at Green Space

Ellie Donovan established the company in 2015

2nd April, 2017
Ellie Donovan, the horticulturalist behind the Green Space urban hydroponic farm in Cork

Cork entrepreneur Ellie Donovan describes her Ballyvolane-based venture Green Space as an “urban agriculture start-up”.

Donovan established the company in 2015 to grow fresh herbs and vegetables without soil using hydroponic methods. She has 16 years experience working in the food and horticultural sectors.

Instead of soil, hydroponic growers use mineral nutrient solutions in a water solvent.

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