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A Mother's Day Without Pollution

A Mother's Day Without Pollution | Vertical Farm - Food Factory | Scoop.it
Moms everywhere want mercury safeguards to protect their families - help stop the attacks on EPA.

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Water usage far exceed sustainability level in the desert southwest, US

Water usage far exceed sustainability level in the desert southwest, US | Vertical Farm - Food Factory | Scoop.it
The American West has a 'drinking problem'. On farms and in cities, we are guzzling water at an alarming rate.
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Urban Farming Pioneer Will Allen is Leading a Food Revolution

Urban Farming Pioneer Will Allen is Leading a Food Revolution | Vertical Farm - Food Factory | Scoop.it
Will Allen is revolutionizing the way urban communities grow and consume fresh produce. How his pioneering methods can help your community.
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Meat Industry Grossly Outspends Animal Rights, Veg Groups

Meat Industry Grossly Outspends Animal Rights, Veg Groups | Vertical Farm - Food Factory | Scoop.it
Check this out: Those red dots are the advertising budgets of the big meat producers and meat industry groups, just the advertising budgets; the green dots are the entire budgets of animal welfare groups.

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Urban Farmer: Micheline Brown

Urban Farmer: Micheline Brown | Vertical Farm - Food Factory | Scoop.it
Park Slope urban farmer Micheline Brown followed the sheep. Not as she slept, though they did lead her to sweet dreams… that came true. As a child growing up in the Midwest, Brown loved sheep and dreamed of one day ...
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Hydroponic Shadehouse Producers in Guyana get boost ...

Hydroponic Shadehouse Producers in Guyana get boost ... | Vertical Farm - Food Factory | Scoop.it
GEORGETOWN: Partners of the Americas' Farmer to Farmer program has invited Rutgers Professor Dr. Robin Brumfield, specialist in farm financial.
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Urban Vertical Farming: Generative System for a Vegetable Growing Infrastructure | LuxTicker

Urban Vertical Farming: Generative System for a Vegetable Growing Infrastructure | LuxTicker | Vertical Farm - Food Factory | Scoop.it
Urban Vertical Farming: Generative System for a Vegetable Growing Infrastructure: The population of the world is...
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Design = Love | Vertical Gardens | Urban Eye

Design = Love | Vertical Gardens | Urban Eye | Vertical Farm - Food Factory | Scoop.it
Check out the new trend of Vertical Gardens and 'Living Walls' in Design = Love, the city's coolest design column only on UrbanEye.in (Check out my second post for my column Design = Love | Vertical Gardens | Urban Eye http://t.co/6G2dG3n2...
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Urban Farming Pioneer Will Allen is Leading a Food Revolution

And it's starting in Milwaukee.Photo: Getty Images (Urban Farming Pioneer Will Allen is Leading a Food Revolution http://t.co/4jMkseOJ #obesity #diet...)...
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Clever Solar Street Lamp Design Straps On To Existing Lights

Clever Solar Street Lamp Design Straps On To Existing Lights | Vertical Farm - Food Factory | Scoop.it
A concept for creating extra light without extra electricity would brighten up city sidewalks.

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Hune tours Motor City, trumpets urban farming

State Sen.Joe Hune said the same work ethic he learned growing up on a Livingston County farm could be developed on Detroit lands, where he said agricultural operations could provide a modest boost to the troubled city.

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Shreveporter experiments with hydroponic gardening - Shreveport Times

Shreveporter experiments with hydroponic gardening - Shreveport Times | Vertical Farm - Food Factory | Scoop.it
Shreveporter experiments with hydroponic gardeningShreveport TimesEd Clement made his own hydroponic garden, using a soilless method of growing plants.
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The Shipping Container City Boom

The Shipping Container City Boom | Vertical Farm - Food Factory | Scoop.it
More and more, shipping containers are being used to create big, inter-connected work spaces and homes. (Wow.
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Mitravitae | Food, Energy And Water From 100% Renewable Technology

Mitravitae | Food, Energy And Water From 100% Renewable Technology | Vertical Farm - Food Factory | Scoop.it
Food, Energy And Water From 100% Renewable Technology (RT @topleftdesign: Our latest site launch: Mitravitae | Food, Energy And Water From 100% Renewable Technology http://t.co/qp18P9Hk...)...
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OPEN DAY FOR GREENHOUSE HYDROPONIC CULTIVATION ...

OPEN DAY FOR GREENHOUSE HYDROPONIC CULTIVATION ... | Vertical Farm - Food Factory | Scoop.it
The Centre for Research and Technology-Thessaly and the Laboratory of Agricultural Constructions and Environmental Control of the University of Thessaly, Department of Agriculture, Crop production and Rural Environment, ...
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Boston Gardening Initiative to offer free ‘TOM-ato’ plants to Promote Urban Gardening

Boston Gardening Initiative to offer free ‘TOM-ato’ plants to Promote Urban Gardening | Vertical Farm - Food Factory | Scoop.it
Boston is hosting a tomato plant giveaway to encourage new urban gardeners.

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Quantifying Urban Agriculture Impacts, One Tomato at a Time - Triple Pundit

Triple PunditQuantifying Urban Agriculture Impacts, One Tomato at a TimeTriple PunditWith the resurgence of the local food movement, urban food production in the form of personal, institutional and community gardens, rooftop gardens and urban...
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The New Green Revolution: A Vision For Small-Scale Urban Farming - Forbes

The New Green Revolution: A Vision For Small-Scale Urban Farming - Forbes | Vertical Farm - Food Factory | Scoop.it
ForbesThe New Green Revolution: A Vision For Small-Scale Urban FarmingForbesThis is a guest post written by Will Allen, a MacArthur fellow, urban farmer and co-author of the new book “The Good Food Revolution.” By Will Allen My parents grew up as ...
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Why Seattle needs a new urban environmentalism | Crosscut.com

Why Seattle needs a new urban environmentalism | Crosscut.com | Vertical Farm - Food Factory | Scoop.it
Sure, Seattleites score high when it comes to environmental awareness, but it's about time we took a good look at how we treat our city.
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. Grow To Live: Learn how to grow your own veggies with Soil For Life | Slow Food & Green Living in Cape Town. | Mother City Living

. Grow To Live: Learn how to grow your own veggies with Soil For Life | Slow Food & Green Living in Cape Town. | Mother City Living | Vertical Farm - Food Factory | Scoop.it
Some years back I decided I wanted to try my hand at growing at least some of my own fresh food.
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Hanging Plant Balcony Works Like a Drawbridge

Hanging Plant Balcony Works Like a Drawbridge | Vertical Farm - Food Factory | Scoop.it
A window planter system lets apartment dwellers create their own hanging balcony for plants.

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Supermarket’s On-Site Harvester Turns Food Waste Into Fertilizer · Environmental Management & Energy News · Environmental Leader

Supermarket’s On-Site Harvester Turns Food Waste Into Fertilizer · Environmental Management & Energy News · Environmental Leader | Vertical Farm - Food Factory | Scoop.it
PCC Natural Markets, the nation's largest member-owned grocery retailer, has selected its Issaquah, Wash., store for its first on-site food scrap "harvester." PCC is undertaking the pilot project in partnership with local clean technology...
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Organic Beekeeping for Beginners: Which Hive is Best?

Organic Beekeeping for Beginners: Which Hive is Best? | Vertical Farm - Food Factory | Scoop.it
An introduction to organic beekeeping, including a demonstration of a rather unusual hive.

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Dutch With Food Aid Shows New Economic Reality Engulfing Europe

Dutch With Food Aid Shows New Economic Reality Engulfing Europe | Vertical Farm - Food Factory | Scoop.it
It’s just after lunchtime on a
drizzly day in the Amsterdam suburb of Bos en Lommer and the
line of people waiting to fill their bags with free rice, juice,
potatoes and bread is lengthening.

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