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Park life: the evolving approach to designing urban public space

Park life: the evolving approach to designing urban public space | Vertical Farm - Food Factory | Scoop.it
It could be argued that the pinnacle of urban landscape architecture was reached in seventeenth century France and the French formal gardens or in Britain's philantrophic Victorian public parks in the..
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Two-acre urban farm to grow organic produce on former Expo lands

A parking lot is not exactly the place you might expect to see organic beans, bok choy and baby beets growing in abundance.
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"Inexhaustible" Inspiration: Thomas Knittel Talks Biomimicry

"Inexhaustible" Inspiration: Thomas Knittel Talks Biomimicry | Vertical Farm - Food Factory | Scoop.it
A structure in arid climate inspired by a desert snail. Biomimicry, the application of nature's principles to solve problems, is an emerging influence in modern day green building and other design and technology.

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Looking Backward to Move Forward: Solar Stills Could be the Low-Cost Leader in Water Desalination

Looking Backward to Move Forward: Solar Stills Could be the Low-Cost Leader in Water Desalination | Vertical Farm - Food Factory | Scoop.it
Using solar stills to purify water isn't a new idea, but it's an effective one.
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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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SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY: Manage pain, fatigue with food

SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY: Manage pain, fatigue with food | Vertical Farm - Food Factory | Scoop.it
All about science, technology and scientific research (SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY: Manage pain, fatigue with food http://t.co/5TYk0XSQ...)...
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Biology student initiates green roof installation at University | XS4GREEN.com | Makes green products visible

Biology student initiates green roof installation at University | XS4GREEN.com | Makes green products visible | Vertical Farm - Food Factory | Scoop.it
Biology student initiates #green #roof #installation at #University http://t.co/G3HZDD48 #initiative #sustainability #GoGreen...
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Why Living Walls

Why Living Walls | Vertical Farm - Food Factory | Scoop.it
green wall,green retaining wall,plantable walls,st louis,landscape architects,us green building council,leed green buildings accreditation,guaranteed living wall,plantable wall,green wall,green roof,living retaining walls,green retaining...
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Excessive Water Use ‘Threatening Business in Major Economies’ · Environmental Management & Energy News · Environmental Leader

Excessive Water Use ‘Threatening Business in Major Economies’ · Environmental Management & Energy News · Environmental Leader | Vertical Farm - Food Factory | Scoop.it
Unsustainable water use is threatening agriculture, other business and populations in China, India and the US, according to a study by risk analysis company Maplecroft.

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Earthville Blog | Growing Skyward: Raising the Roof of the Dharmalaya Institute in India

Earthville Blog | Growing Skyward: Raising the Roof of the Dharmalaya Institute in India | Vertical Farm - Food Factory | Scoop.it
(January 16, 2012) When we left you with the season finale cliffhanger last June, we had just bundled up our baby building with prayers that she'd survive the monsoon rains without a roof.
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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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