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The Wall’s Alive at Indianapolis Marriott East - Engledow Group

The Wall’s Alive at Indianapolis Marriott East - Engledow Group | Vertical Farm - Food Factory | Scoop.it
Read about this cool project we designed and build at Indianapolis Marriott East: The Wall’s Alive http://t.co/PyS0AXTG #Indy #Landscaping...
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Old New Jersey Factory to House Earth's Largest Vertical Farm

Old New Jersey Factory to House Earth's Largest Vertical Farm | Vertical Farm - Food Factory | Scoop.it
Opening this year in Newark, this 69,000-square-foot space will grow 2 million pounds of pesticide-free produce each year, turning an old steel factory into the largest indoor farm on the planet, 7...
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PHOTOS: Farming On Church's Roof Provides Food For A Hungry Community

PHOTOS: Farming On Church's Roof Provides Food For A Hungry Community | Vertical Farm - Food Factory | Scoop.it
In 1984, Rev. Gene Bolin prayed over his church's newly purchased building in a distressed neighborhood in New York City. “God,” the pastor petitioned, “help us to put this building to use 24/7.”

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In the Beginning There Was Micro Farm One ...

In the Beginning There Was Micro Farm One ... | Vertical Farm - Food Factory | Scoop.it
This is the first blog in our Micro Farming journey. We have opened our store in Etsy initially while exploring other options and choices. The first Micro Farms are what started out as MicrogreenFarm...
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U.S. Pavilion Powered By ZipGrow - World's Fair 2015

U.S. Pavilion Powered By ZipGrow - World's Fair 2015 | Vertical Farm - Food Factory | Scoop.it
This summer, the U.S. Pavilion at the World's Fair 2015 , will feature the world's largest food-growing green wall, powered by ZipGrow.
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update with added pics to the original article ... countdown to opening !!!

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This Indoor Farm Can Bring Fresh Produce to Food Deserts | WIRED

This Indoor Farm Can Bring Fresh Produce to Food Deserts | WIRED | Vertical Farm - Food Factory | Scoop.it
The maker of this $1,500 indoor farm says the trick to ending the world's water crisis may be turning all of us into farmers.
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With Water Running Out, Freight Farms Launches 2015 Farm-In-A-Box

With Water Running Out, Freight Farms Launches 2015 Farm-In-A-Box | Vertical Farm - Food Factory | Scoop.it
Climate change is real, and it is getting uglier. Global temperatures are continuing to rise, placing enormous strain on water and food supplies throughout..
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A Solar-Powered Soil Sensor for Serious Gardeners | WIRED

A Solar-Powered Soil Sensor for Serious Gardeners | WIRED | Vertical Farm - Food Factory | Scoop.it
The Edyn Garden Sensor was built after CEO Jason Aramburu spent years with farmers in Panama and Kenya, and it's a low-cost sensor designed to coach anyone to a better yield.
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Micro Farming is Source of Fresh Live Foods

Micro Farming is Source of Fresh Live Foods | Vertical Farm - Food Factory | Scoop.it
Fast Company has identified 4 Tech Trends That Will Define 2015 and prominently featured is Micro Farming.  We have prepared our new MicroFarms that will allow you to grow fresh and nutrition packed...
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Do Green Building Certifications Make Financial Sense?

Do Green Building Certifications Make Financial Sense? | Vertical Farm - Food Factory | Scoop.it
As Georgia moves closer to enacting a law that would effectively ban state-owned buildings from seeking LEED certification,
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Eating To Break 100: Longevity Diet Tips From The Blue Zones

Eating To Break 100: Longevity Diet Tips From The Blue Zones | Vertical Farm - Food Factory | Scoop.it
The centenarians living in Blue Zones aren't drinking Ensure or eating chocolate ice cream. Instead, many are drinking wine, and all are eating beans. But living to 100 isn't just about diet.
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Ask Dr. Nate Episode 10: Alkalinity in Hydroponic Systems - Bright Agrotech

Ask Dr. Nate Episode 10: Alkalinity in Hydroponic Systems - Bright Agrotech | Vertical Farm - Food Factory | Scoop.it
Today Dr. Nate answers your questions on water testing, normal levels, and alkalinity in hydroponic systems.
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Hybrid Microherb/Microgreen Tray

Hybrid Microherb/Microgreen Tray | Vertical Farm - Food Factory | Scoop.it
We are ready to unveil our new Hybrid Microgreen/Microherb kits. Experiments with different growing rates has given rise to kits that enable you to have both microgreens and microherbs available to...
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The Countdown is ON ...

The Countdown is ON ... | Vertical Farm - Food Factory | Scoop.it
The opening and unveiling to the world of the largest food producing wall in the world will be on May 1, 2015 at the Milan Worlds Fair. This photo at the left is an actual shot done this week showing...
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Making Unprocessed Accessible & Locally Grown Through Urban Farming - Eating Rules

Making Unprocessed Accessible & Locally Grown Through Urban Farming - Eating Rules | Vertical Farm - Food Factory | Scoop.it
In our program, we study across community gardens, on rooftops, and within school grounds across the city, and are taught by by grassroots leaders (urban farmers, gardeners, and food justice advocates) who know NYC's unique communities and food issues best.
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The World’s Largest Vertical Farm and More Amazing Exhibits at This Year’s World’s Fair

The World’s Largest Vertical Farm and More Amazing Exhibits at This Year’s World’s Fair | Vertical Farm - Food Factory | Scoop.it
As we hurtle through the 21st century and the world’s population continues to push toward 7 billion, the question on everyone’s mind is, “how are we going to safely and sustainably feed all of these people?” This year’s world’s fair theme addresses this very subject with the Expo Milan 2015: Feeding the Planet, Energy for Life, which “will provide an oppor
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CLICK HERE to support DasEgg - Grow Plants Smarter

CLICK HERE to support DasEgg - Grow Plants Smarter | Vertical Farm - Food Factory | Scoop.it
A unique indoor greenhouse with a high-tech control system. Grow your plants wherever you live! | Crowdfunding is a democratic way to support the fundraising needs of your community. Make a contribution today!
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Garden Tower Project Receives International Design Award for Garden Tower 2

Garden Tower Project Receives International Design Award for Garden Tower 2 | Vertical Farm - Food Factory | Scoop.it
International Design Awards, Sustainable Living, Garden Tower Project, Innovation in Food Production, Efficiency
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PittMoss Enters the ‘Shark Tank': 5 Fast Facts You Need to Know

PittMoss Enters the ‘Shark Tank': 5 Fast Facts You Need to Know | Vertical Farm - Food Factory | Scoop.it
PittMoss, a sustainable alternative to peat moss, entered the Shark Tank on April 17. Heavy interviewed creator Mont Handley.
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Stopping Malnutrition's Assault on Our Health and Economy

We can save lives and roll back the multitrillion-dollar burden to taxpayers and businesses caused by malnutrition by making more-healthful food available to more people. Leveraging the ingenuity of the food and farm sector is one of the most essent...

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Eathouse: An Edible Dutch House | Garden Design

Eathouse: An Edible Dutch House | Garden Design | Vertical Farm - Food Factory | Scoop.it
A Dutch "greenhouse" has edible walls and an edible roof.
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Greenhouse on Wheels - Pass the Plate - Disney Channel Official - YouTube

Karan and Peyton visit Justin and mobile garden/classroom. Official Site: http://www.disneychannel.com Click the SUBSCRIBE button to get notification when ne...
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Growing Strawberries Indoors with ZipGrow - Bright Agrotech

Growing Strawberries Indoors with ZipGrow - Bright Agrotech | Vertical Farm - Food Factory | Scoop.it
Aside from the pesticide problem and the complicated techniques for growing outdoors, there are many reasons behind growing strawberries indoors with ZipGrow.
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