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Luscious Vertical Gardening Curtain by Bohn and Viljoen Uses ...

Luscious Vertical Gardening Curtain by Bohn and Viljoen Uses ... | Vertical Farm - Food Factory | Scoop.it
The Urban Agriculture Curtain is a brilliant indoor vertical gardening concept by London-based architecture studio Bohn and Viljoen. ... VIDEO: THE LED BULB CHALLENGE – We Upgrade 5 Designer Lamps at ...
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MSU, Detroit collaborate on work center for urban food technology - The Detroit News

MSU NewsMSU, Detroit collaborate on work center for urban food technologyThe Detroit NewsMichigan State University and the city of Detroit announced a joint project Wednesday to position Detroit into a work center for urban food system technology ...
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Role of urban greenery in CO2 exchange demonstrated

Role of urban greenery in CO2 exchange demonstrated | Vertical Farm - Food Factory | Scoop.it
In what might be the first study to report continuous measurements of net CO2 exchange of urban vegetation and soils over a full year or more, scientists conclude that not only is vegetation important in the uptake of the greenhouse gas, but also...
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Domino’s, Unilever, Greggs Agree to Cut Food Waste 5% · Environmental Management & Energy News · Environmental Leader

Domino’s, Unilever, Greggs Agree to Cut Food Waste 5% · Environmental Management & Energy News · Environmental Leader | Vertical Farm - Food Factory | Scoop.it
Domino's Pizza, Greene King, Greggs and Unilever Food Solutions along with 65 other UK hotels, restaurants, contract caterers and government departments have agreed to cut food and associated packaging waste five percent by 2015, the equivalent of...
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Two Views of Our Future: Science Versus Mainstream Economics

Two Views of Our Future: Science Versus Mainstream Economics | Vertical Farm - Food Factory | Scoop.it

There must be structural changes in our civilization or history is doomed to repeat ....

 

No previous civilization has survived the ongoing destruction of its natural supports. Nor will ours.

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Can One Person Really Make a Difference?

Can One Person Really Make a Difference? | Vertical Farm - Food Factory | Scoop.it
The planet is facing some major problems. Just how much impact can a single person's actions have?
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Farmers markets grow with high-tech advances - Boston Globe

Farmers markets grow with high-tech advances - Boston Globe | Vertical Farm - Food Factory | Scoop.it
Boston GlobeFarmers markets grow with high-tech advancesBoston GlobeAs a result, farmers and other vendors are increasing sales as technology allows customers across the income scale to buy more local foods.
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Farmscape Gardens - Home

Farmscape Gardens - Home | Vertical Farm - Food Factory | Scoop.it
LA based Farmscape is making a business out of urban farming #urbanag http://t.co/JUkFKcln...
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Why gardeners are hitting the roof

Why gardeners are hitting the roof | Vertical Farm - Food Factory | Scoop.it
Why gardeners are hitting the roof (Article on the increasing popularity of green roofs.)...
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Green Engineering News - the latest news from Skoopr – Butler Installs First Green Roof on Campus

Skoopr delivers the latest Green Engineering news from across the web (Butler Installs First Green Roof on Campus http://t.co/avOVBO62...)...
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roof gardens and building entrances

roof gardens and building entrances | Vertical Farm - Food Factory | Scoop.it
Photo Gallery: In many office buildings, roof gardens are the only outside green spaces accessible to employees http://t.co/UvCmHtM6...
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Farmers' loan offer to help them grow - The National

Farmers' loan offer to help them grow  - The National | Vertical Farm - Food Factory | Scoop.it
A Government agency is granting loans to Emirati farmers so that they can modernise with hydroponics. (Farmers' loan offer to help them grow: This independent farm in Al Dhaid grows hydroponic cucumbers using ...
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Fatty Salad Dressing Might Make Vegetables Healthier

Fatty Salad Dressing Might Make Vegetables Healthier | Vertical Farm - Food Factory | Scoop.it
Fatty salad dressings like ranch or blue cheese are often cited as a no-no by nutritionists if you want to keep a salad healthy.
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Do Poor People Eat Badly Because of Food Deserts or Personal Preference?

Do Poor People Eat Badly Because of Food Deserts or Personal Preference? | Vertical Farm - Food Factory | Scoop.it
Read more from Slate’s special issue on the future of food. A few years ago, the chef and organic pioneer Alice Waters did a spin on 60 Minutes that managed to showcase exactly why foodies get branded as elitist.
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Internet of Food: Tweeting Aquaponic Gardens in Oakland

It's been hailed as the future of farming: it uses less water (up to 90 percent less than traditional gardening), doesn't attract soil-based bugs and produces two types of produce (both plants and fish).
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TechCrunch | Software Is Feeding The World: Agriculture Startup Solum Raises $17M Led by Andreessen Horowitz

TechCrunch | Software Is Feeding The World: Agriculture Startup Solum Raises $17M Led by Andreessen Horowitz | Vertical Farm - Food Factory | Scoop.it
Solum, a startup building tools for a more data-driven approach to agriculture, has raised $17 million in Series B funding.

The round was led by Andreessen Horowitz, and partner John O'Farrell will be joining the Solum board.
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Startup Co. Bitponics Develops Device to Take Guesswork Out of Hydroponic Gardening

Startup Co. Bitponics Develops Device to Take Guesswork Out of Hydroponic Gardening | Vertical Farm - Food Factory | Scoop.it
“Bitponics will be a device and a website that simplify hydroponic gardening,” Kumar explains in a video posted on Bitponics’ Kickstarter page.
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Simple Sheet of Paper Keeps Produce Fresh 4 Times Longer

Simple Sheet of Paper Keeps Produce Fresh 4 Times Longer | Vertical Farm - Food Factory | Scoop.it
The new innovation, FreshPaper, is made of edible, organic ingredients and is biodegradable, compostable, and recyclable.
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How to Turn a Bicycle Wheel Into a Rotating Vertical Garden | Urban Gardens | Unlimited Thinking For Limited Spaces | Urban Gardens

How to Turn a Bicycle Wheel Into a Rotating Vertical Garden | Urban Gardens | Unlimited Thinking For Limited Spaces | Urban Gardens | Vertical Farm - Food Factory | Scoop.it

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Linking you to the freshest innovative and eco-friendly designs, trends, and ideas for the stylish urban garden.

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Solana Beach community garden under way - Del Mar Times | Del Mar Times

Solana Beach community garden under way - Del Mar Times | Del Mar Times | Vertical Farm - Food Factory | Scoop.it
Solana Beach community garden under way: This aquaponic garden is in the process of balancing at the home of Sue...
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Green Roof Tour – Copenhagen | World Green Roof Congress - World Green Roof Congress

Green Roof Tour – Copenhagen | World Green Roof Congress - World Green Roof Congress | Vertical Farm - Food Factory | Scoop.it
WGRC delegates will be able to view selected green roofs within the City of Copenhagen, & listen to the Architects perspective on their benefits and design.
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Via Verde South Bronx NY Green Roof Gardens And OrchardsTour -The Green Way) on EmmittThrower's TwitWall

This was an impromptu tour and filming on my iphone of a brief tour of some of the Roof Gardens and orchards at the New Innovative Via Verde Affordable Housing Complex located in the Melrose Commons (Via Verde South Bronx NY Green Roof Gardens And...
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Saitama Prefecture Introduces First "Green Roof" Convenience Store Project | Japan for Sustainability

Saitama Prefecture Introduces First "Green Roof" Convenience Store Project | Japan for Sustainability | Vertical Farm - Food Factory | Scoop.it
RT @survivingnjapan: Saitama Prefecture Introduces First "Green Roof" Convenience Store Project | Japan for Sustainability http://t.co/GdFykkfL...
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Hansar Samui Launches Organic Garden and Aquaponic Fish and Veggie Farm with a Hydroponic Berry Farm in the Works - Wining and Dining News - etravelblackboardasia.com

Hansar Samui’s innovative and creative General Manager Indra Budiman, has rented a former unattractive wasteland adjacent to the hotel and converted it into an organic veggie farm and?
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Urban Sociologist & Cargo Bike Delivery-Woman (Cyclist Profile)

Urban Sociologist & Cargo Bike Delivery-Woman (Cyclist Profile) | Vertical Farm - Food Factory | Scoop.it
"Of course, one of the perks of driving a freight trike for The City Bakery is the fuel: a hot out of the oven chocolate chip cookie."...
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