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Plants 'talk' to owners via app

Plants 'talk' to owners via app | Vertical Farm - Food Factory | Scoop.it
A wi-fi sensor on a plant allows owners to find out via an app exactly how much water and light it requires. (Talking plants...
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Edmonton Airport Living Wall by Green over Grey

Edmonton Airport Living Wall by Green over Grey | Vertical Farm - Food Factory | Scoop.it
#Edmonton Airport Living Wall by Green over Grey: Green over Grey have designed and installed… http://t.co/kc7I6A7T...
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Urban Farming in a Parking Lot? See It in Action in Wooster: Tours Start May 31 — Ohio State University Extension

Urban Farming in a Parking Lot? See It in Action in Wooster: Tours Start May 31 — Ohio State University Extension | Vertical Farm - Food Factory | Scoop.it
WOOSTER, Ohio -- Joe Kovach, an Ohio State scientist who is studying the best ways to grow food in old asphalt parking lots, will hold free public tours at his test plots in Wooster at 4 p.m. on the last Thursday of each month through August.
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Urban Agriculture Redefined, Growing Crops In Recycled Shipping Containers - Forbes

Urban Agriculture Redefined, Growing Crops In Recycled Shipping Containers - Forbes | Vertical Farm - Food Factory | Scoop.it
PodPonic's recycled shipping container now growing lettuce Take an unused parking lot in the middle of downtown Atlanta, Georgia on Ponce de Leon Avenue, put five 320-square meter recycled shipping containers tricked out with proprietary technology...
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Seeding Chicago

Seeding Chicago | Vertical Farm - Food Factory | Scoop.it
How urban agriculture is taking root and transforming lives...

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Bali Urban Farming Mural Project 2012 « MADE BAYAK

Bali Urban Farming Mural Project 2012 « MADE BAYAK | Vertical Farm - Food Factory | Scoop.it
these are the Bali Urban Farming mural project 2012, start at 17, 19 and 20th of May 2012 at Bali International School, Sanur Bali. this project involve Bali Urban Farming < Gede Robi, Lakota and Alfred and Kayti Denham ...
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Time to get real about urban farming | World Design Capital Bid 2014

Time to get real about urban farming | World Design Capital Bid 2014 | Vertical Farm - Food Factory | Scoop.it
Mokena Makeka and Rory Williams recommend that Cape Town gets serious about urban farming; not in the futuristic sense of grand vertical farms, but in the form of realistic low-barrier-to-entry subsistence farming that we ...
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Is urban agriculture able to surpass the hype stage in the ...

Is urban agriculture able to surpass the hype stage in the ... | Vertical Farm - Food Factory | Scoop.it
We have much to look forward to this year with a new generation of urban agriculture businesses in the Netherlands taking off. By Femke Hoekstra Pure Food Links March 9, 2012. Excerpt: In one of the breakout sessions ...
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Tour D'Coop, Raleigh, North Carolina's Annual Tour of Urban ...

Tour D'Coop, Raleigh, North Carolina's Annual Tour of Urban ... | Vertical Farm - Food Factory | Scoop.it
At the Tour D'Coop we love to talk about chickens, chicken keeping and the joys of urban farming. We have coop owners and hens available for interviews and group members who are able to speak on chicken-keeping, ...
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Georgia agronomist exploring vertical farming concept | Vegetables content from Southeast Farm Press

University of Georgia College of Agricultural and Environmental doctoral student Erico Rolim de Mattos foresees a world where exploding human populations, global climate change and land over-development has rendered mankind incapable of...
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City Considers Residents Owning Chickens

City Considers Residents Owning Chickens | Vertical Farm - Food Factory | Scoop.it
The San Marino City Council is considering whether residents should be allowed to own chickens for personal urban farming purposes. What do you think? (City council considering letting residents own chickens.
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Urban Farm Tours | Epicuring California

Urban Farm Tours | Epicuring California | Vertical Farm - Food Factory | Scoop.it
You will see fruit & vegetable gardens, composting systems, rabbits, goats, bees, greywater and more, plus you will get to sample some of what these urban farmers are producing. Each homestead is unique in its interpretation and use of ...
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Grocery's rooftop garden a supermarket first

Grocery's rooftop garden a supermarket first | Vertical Farm - Food Factory | Scoop.it
The only supermarket in downtown New Orleans is the first grocery in the country to develop an aeroponic urban farm on its roof.
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Learning about the Food Web through Urban Farming

Learning about the Food Web through Urban Farming | Vertical Farm - Food Factory | Scoop.it
At Léman, two things we aim to do with every project and initiative are to help students develop a global perspective and to create ways for our small community to serve the greater local and global...
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Perennial Wood Lasts At Least 25 Years Without Toxic Chemical Treatment

Perennial Wood Lasts At Least 25 Years Without Toxic Chemical Treatment | Vertical Farm - Food Factory | Scoop.it
The answer to the problem of pressure treated lumber is vinegar.

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Vertical Gardening Kit Brings Nature Inside Urban Dwellings [NY Design Week 2012] - PSFK

Vertical Gardening Kit Brings Nature Inside Urban Dwellings [NY Design Week 2012] - PSFK | Vertical Farm - Food Factory | Scoop.it
Urbio is a wall mounted, modular, magnetic gardening concept that brings the outdoors inside any user's home.
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Rooftop gardening- Chicago is ahead of the game

Although First Lady Michelle Obama seems to be the best thing that has happened to gardening in over 20 years, in truth, and according to the White House Histor...

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Repackaging rice farming - New Straits Times

Repackaging rice farmingNew Straits TimesEVER since education became available to the masses and made vertical social mobility attainable, society in developing countries have seen it as "progressing" if the child of a farmer goes to university,...
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Green My Ballard: Urban Farms - Know your neighborhood farmer - Ballard News Tribune

Green My Ballard: Urban Farms - Know your neighborhood farmer - Ballard News Tribune | Vertical Farm - Food Factory | Scoop.it
Green My Ballard: Urban Farms - Know your neighborhood farmerBallard News TribuneThat's where City Grown Seattle urban farm comes in. In previous years, in addition to growing my own, I've signed up for CSA* boxes, or frequented the farmers market.
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Timbuktu Chronicles: Francis Macharia | Urban Farmer

Timbuktu Chronicles: Francis Macharia | Urban Farmer | Vertical Farm - Food Factory | Scoop.it
Sustainable Living, Liberty, and the Pursuit of Urban Farms - Indeed, today's urban homesteaders are acting directly, taking responsibility in their own sphere of influence, to improve their lives and escape the limit...
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Strawberries and Balsamic | Eat Boutique - handmade food giftbox ...

Strawberries and Balsamic | Eat Boutique - handmade food giftbox ... | Vertical Farm - Food Factory | Scoop.it
These vertical towers from Lee Valley can each hold 14 plants. In addition ... Jill Chen. Jill Chen, photographer, graphic designer, and urban farmer resides in Toronto, Canada with her chickens and mini pet pig named Henry.
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Design In Helsinki — Turn Table: An Urban Farm And Restaurant In ...

Design In Helsinki — Turn Table: An Urban Farm And Restaurant In ... | Vertical Farm - Food Factory | Scoop.it
Helsinki World Design Capital 2012 wouldn't be complete without an urban farm. Urban agriculture is hotter than hot these days, and although the majority of urban farming projects aren't gonna solve any food-related ...
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girl hearts life: A Girlfriend's Guide to Urban Farming

girl hearts life: A Girlfriend's Guide to Urban Farming | Vertical Farm - Food Factory | Scoop.it
[BLOGGED] A Girlfriend's Guide to Urban Farming http://t.co/HLFWVQon...
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Hydroponic Farming is on the Rise - Mr. Sweets Hydro | Dallas ...

The hydroponic farming industry – which grows fruits and vegetables in greenhouses without the use of soil – is growing 10% a year, according to a recent story on SoCal Connect. The video highlights Houweling Nurseries, ...
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urbanfoodproduction: Urban Farming, a Bit Closer... | UrbanEater

urbanfoodproduction: Urban Farming, a Bit Closer... | UrbanEater | Vertical Farm - Food Factory | Scoop.it
urbanfoodproduction: Urban Farming, a Bit Closer to the Sun (click photo for cool NY Times article from 3 years ago) (UrbanEater http://t.co/Tm9TJcfM via @urbaneater...)...
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