Vertical farms, many stories high, will be situated in the heart of the world's urban centers. They offer the promise of urban renewal, sustainable production of a safe and varied food supply, and year-round crop production.
Federal Way gardens nurture children with autism | PHOTOSFederal Way MirrorThe structured tasks in gardening — such as planting, maintaining and harvesting — teach the students a routine that suits their sensory needs.
More than 50 million Americans live in food-insecure homes. At the same time, there is excess food going to waste from 40 million home gardeners. One individual had the foresight and ingenuity to match them up.