Green and living wall systems and vertical gardens by Biotecture Ltd a UK based company specialising in sustainable urban greening. (Visited Biotecture at Ecobuild but what's best - soil or hydroponic systems?
Example roof from GreenRoof Plants (http://www.greenroofplants.com/) ... Because it is dry instead of moist vegetated soil, the temperatures of a roof may exceed garden temperatures by as much as 20 degrees celcius.
(Next World) The futuristic vertical farm developed by Plantagon broke ground last month in Linköping, Sweden. What's unusual is that this company is co-owned by the Onondaga Nation, Native American Indians in the US and Canada, and...
McDonald's will serve chicken exclusively from U.K. farmers at this year's London Olympics, and 2,000 of its stores are testing alternatives to polystyrene cups, following outside pressure on both issues.
Photo by John T. Greilick for The Detroit News. Urban farming in Detroit is almost reality. It's pending City Council approval, but The Detroit News is saying that Hantz Farms... (RT @CurbedDetroit: Urban Farming on the way!
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Wednesday, March 21, 2012. Crikey, when I thought that Paris couldn't possibly get any cooler, I saw this building and my head started spinning. This 'living wall' is a part of the office wing of the Musée du Quai Branly in Paris.
One of Singapore's most popular parks has been transformed into a dynamic natural ecosystem with the restoration of a previously channelized river, creating new recreation opportunities while protecting the city from flooding.
Sustainable agriculture comes in many forms. Urban farms, vertical farms and community supported agriculture are just a few of the ways to fulfill a common mission: bringing produce to areas dominated by pavement.