Food is more that just energy for the body. Good, healthy food is critical to morale and the mental health of our Lunar Homesteaders. Imagine eating food paste from a tube and drinking Tang for years on end. We need our Homesteaders happy, not homicidal.
Unread resources (potentially useful stuff that I haven’t had time to read yet)
Electrical Requirements for a Spectrum of Multi-Stage Space Farms (space.nss.org/media/NSS-JOURNAL-Space-Farm-Electrical-Requirements.pdf)