A Study on the Introduction of Urban Agriculture to Permanently Rental Apartment Complexes

Yoon, Eun-Joo;Yoon, Young-Ho

  • 투고 : 2011.03.05
  • 심사 : 2011.04.20
  • 발행 : 2011.04.30


Urban agriculture is drawing people's attention along with environmental problems and recent changes in population and society such as the expansion of the aged, and various related discussions are going on for expanding the base. The purpose of this study was to suggest the application of urban agriculture in the permanently rental apartment complex to build a social welfare. Aiming at the introduction of urban agriculture in permanently rental apartment complexes, this study presented the roles and necessities of urban agriculture in response to environmental changes at home and overseas, explained the current state of permanently leased apartment complexes, estimated the land area usable for urban agriculture in existing complexes, and proposed strategies for the introduction of urban agriculture.


Urban Agriculture;Permanently Rental Apartment Complex;Vegetable Garden;Elderly Population's Increase;Local food;Food justice


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