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School of the Arts is a Vibrant Green Addition to Singapore’s City Center

School of the Arts is a Vibrant Green Addition to Singapore’s City Center | Vertical Farm - Food Factory | Scoop.it
The School of the Arts in Singapore boasts a living green facade, a green roof and a lot of cultural activity inside.
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Urban Plantscapes Green Roof | Urban Plantscapes

Urban Plantscapes Green Roof | Urban Plantscapes | Vertical Farm - Food Factory | Scoop.it
grant named for green roof pioneer (Grant Named for Green Roof Pioneer: If there are ny doubter out there, that green roofs operate in a low mainten...)...
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Refugee Urban Farming Project » Coalition of Limited English Speaking Elderly

Refugee Urban Farming Project » Coalition of Limited English Speaking Elderly | Vertical Farm - Food Factory | Scoop.it
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New York City Subway Uses Bird Sounds to Ward Off Pigeons

New York City Subway Uses Bird Sounds to Ward Off Pigeons | Vertical Farm - Food Factory | Scoop.it
With a daily ridership in excess of 5 million commuters, the New York City Subway system ranks among the world's most trafficked -- though there's another species making use of the facilities in a whole different way.
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Warm weather puts trees on fast forward

Warm weather puts trees on fast forward | Vertical Farm - Food Factory | Scoop.it
Flowers are popping open and pollen is flying, driven by higher-than-normal temperatures across the eastern United States.
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Could high-power ultrasound protect produce from pathogens? - CNET

Could high-power ultrasound protect produce from pathogens? - CNET | Vertical Farm - Food Factory | Scoop.it
Could high-power ultrasound protect produce from pathogens?CNETSo the company teamed up with the Institute for Food Safety and Health (IFSH) at the Illinois Institute of Technology to look for solutions outside the bag.
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Urban Farming Techniques Will Be Taught at Local Food Summit | LexTown Publications Lexington KY

Urban Farming Techniques Will Be Taught at Local Food Summit | LexTown Publications Lexington KY | Vertical Farm - Food Factory | Scoop.it
This Saturday: Great workshops on Urban Farming! Join us for the Rain Barrel workshops. Read more here.
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Now THIS is a true green roof! before they were...

Now THIS is a true green roof! before they were... | Vertical Farm - Food Factory | Scoop.it
Now THIS is a true green roof! before they were “hip” cabinporn: “ Sod roof houses in Vik, Iceland. Photo by Gilles Baldet. The birdhouses are my favorite detail. ” (Photo: Now THIS is a true green roof!
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The Green Roof Building at the Nanyang Technological University in Singapore is an Ecological and Visual Masterpiece | VitoDiBari.com

The Green Roof Building at the Nanyang Technological University in Singapore is an Ecological and Visual Masterpiece | VitoDiBari.com | Vertical Farm - Food Factory | Scoop.it
Green buildings have become a new trend for architecture around the world as the idea of environment protection has gained more and more popularity in (sick http://t.co/QDShIRIV...)...
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"Lost" Great Wall of China Segment Found?

"Lost" Great Wall of China Segment Found? | Vertical Farm - Food Factory | Scoop.it
Deep in the Mongolian desert, researchers say they've uncovered a forgotten 60-mile stretch of the Great Wall system. (Green News - "Lost" Great Wall of China Segment Found?
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This particular vertical farming project may not...

This particular vertical farming project may not... | Vertical Farm - Food Factory | Scoop.it
This particular vertical farming project may not be particularly pleasing to the eye, but it does implement some incredibly smart and sensible design solutions worthy of attention. The Newark Vertical...
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Minneapolis City Council considers allowing urban farming - TwinCities.com

Robert Woods expects to harvest a bounty of melons, okra, greens, peppers and sweet potatoes from the vacant lot next door to his North Minneapolis home.
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Novella Carpenter, an urban farming pioneer, shot...

Novella Carpenter, an urban farming pioneer, shot... | Vertical Farm - Food Factory | Scoop.it
Novella Carpenter, an urban farming pioneer, shot for Bloomberg Businessweek in her garden in Oakland 2ish weeks ago. In addition to growing a plenitude of vegetables for her Ghost Town Farm, Novella...
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Margaret @ O'Hare URBAN Garden - foursquare

foursquare (Who knew? The 1st vertical aeroponic garden is right here in ORD!
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Urban Farming on the Menu for our Next Lunch & Learn - Charlottetown PE

Urban Farming on the Menu for our Next Lunch & Learn - Charlottetown PE | Vertical Farm - Food Factory | Scoop.it
Wednesday, March 21, marks the last session in our Food Series, featuring Urban Farming: Food Sovereignty, Health & Nutrition with Karen Murchison, P.Ag. Join us at the Commons on Wednesday at ...
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Totnes: Britain's town of the future

Totnes: Britain's town of the future | Vertical Farm - Food Factory | Scoop.it
Totnes in Devon might be the most forward-thinking eco settlement in the world. As fossil-fuel reserves dwindle and the economy contracts, will resident-led Transition Towns become the way that we all live?
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Urban farming idea slowly sprouts in Detroit

Urban farming idea slowly sprouts in Detroit | Vertical Farm - Food Factory | Scoop.it
John Hantz has inched ahead with his plan to create a for-profit farm in Detroit, where profit's often viewed as a dirty word.
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Two Visionaries In Vertical Farming Plan Project In New Jersey

Two Visionaries In Vertical Farming Plan Project In New Jersey | Vertical Farm - Food Factory | Scoop.it
Adam Stein once wrote dismissively of vertical farming: "the notion of spending "hundreds of millions" of dollars to build weird, poorly sited temples of food production in areas much better suited to dense, green residential and retail space....
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VIEWPOINTS: Urban farming can help feed the inner city

VIEWPOINTS: Urban farming can help feed the inner city | Vertical Farm - Food Factory | Scoop.it
Urban farming amounts to a restoration of sorts -- a return to something our grandparents took for granted: a food production sector that is not only in or near urban environments but that is also heavily integrated into the warp and woof of urban...
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Shattering The 'Healthy' Food Myth - IFT.org

Shattering The 'Healthy' Food Myth - IFT.org | Vertical Farm - Food Factory | Scoop.it
Understanding that behavior—and not food—is to blame for the fact that so many Americans are overweight and obese sheds light on the need for a new approach to product development. (Shatter the "healthy food" myth.
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New and improved parks — now with no nature

New and improved parks — now with no nature | Vertical Farm - Food Factory | Scoop.it
Parks keep getting fancier -- amphitheaters, geodesic domes, starchitect designs. What's wrong with natural beauty? (Critics question the design of urban parks like the High Line b/c of their lack of actual nature?
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History of Green Roofs

History of Green Roofs | Vertical Farm - Food Factory | Scoop.it
Go Green!History of Green Roofs - Watson Dean | DaVinci Roofscapes http://t.co/GQ8sna9x #green #roof...
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Urban farms a tricky row to hoe for Minneapolis City Council - KARE

Urban farms a tricky row to hoe for Minneapolis City Council - KARE | Vertical Farm - Food Factory | Scoop.it
KAREUrban farms a tricky row to hoe for Minneapolis City CouncilKAREThe Minneapolis City Council this week takes up a controversial set of proposed ordinances designed to encourage urban agriculture.
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CityStudio + Partner Course: Under One Roof - Exhibition + Dialogue on Vancouver's Greenest City Projects Mar 31

CityStudio + Partner Course: Under One Roof - Exhibition + Dialogue on Vancouver's Greenest City Projects Mar 31 | Vertical Farm - Food Factory | Scoop.it
 
Over 200 students from Vancouver’s six post-secondary institutions have been working on projects related to Vancouver’s Greenest City 2020 Goals.
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First Designs for the High Line at the Rail Yards

First Designs for the High Line at the Rail Yards | Vertical Farm - Food Factory | Scoop.it
The official Web site of the High Line and Friends of the High Line (We're luvin' the peelup typology on NYC's @highlinenyc Section 3!
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