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Food Print Manhattan by T?F, MVRDV, Stroom, animation by Wieland Gouwens

Food Print Manhattan was presented at Pioneers of Change, a festival of Dutch design, fashion and architecture on New York's Governors Island, curated by Ren...
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The University of Nottingham - Vertical Farming Conference

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The University of Nottingham - Vertical Farming Conference - 2012 This workshop is being set up to discuss current research projects and to investigate the prospects of vertical farming in the future. Speakers will include researchers from The...
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Clear flow Aquaponic Systems - Nelson & Pade

Clear flow Aquaponic Systems - Nelson & Pade | Vertical Farm - Food Factory | Scoop.it
This page contains articles tagged with: Clear flow Aquaponic Systems (Clear flow Aquaponic Systems - Nelson & Pade: This page contains articles tagged with: Clear flow Aquaponic Syst...)...
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HydroponicsTV: The Grow Channel - Indoor Aquaponic Garden #2(Worm Bin) Videos

This is an update on the indoor aquaponic series. This episode shows the propagation system, worm bin and the mini aquaponic setup, ready for sale... (Indoor Aquaponic Garden #2(Worm Bin): This is an update on the indoor aquaponic series.
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The Fisher King

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New York City haschicken coops,rooftop gardens, and now, urbanfish farms. Christopher Toole, a former banker, is the man behind theSociety for Aquaponic Values and Education.
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Urban renewal in Haiti starts at the top

Urban renewal in Haiti starts at the top | Vertical Farm - Food Factory | Scoop.it
A green roof is a trendy status symbol in the resource-rich United States. But in Haiti, planting the rooftops could save lives, according to Delaware Valley College environmental design student Harris Trobman.
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Philly has 2,500 acres for urban farming, crop value of $10M-plus, says Green Space Alliance study

Philly has 2,500 acres for urban farming, crop value of $10M-plus, says Green Space Alliance study | Vertical Farm - Food Factory | Scoop.it
A panel at the Philly Farm and Food Fest discussed the Green Space Alliance's newly released study on using public land for urban farming. Panelists from Emerald St. Urban Farm, the city, and Willistown Conservation Trust all spoke.
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Massive Hydroponic Greenhouse Farm Landing on a Sunset Park Rooftop

Massive Hydroponic Greenhouse Farm Landing on a Sunset Park Rooftop | Vertical Farm - Food Factory | Scoop.it
[caption id="attachment_7276" align="alignnone" width="600" caption="Brightfarms, a NYC startup on a mission to bring fresh produce to consumers everywhere by building farms on grocery store roofs, is building a 2.3 acre hydroponic greenhouse farm...
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Urban Farming - Photo Essays

Urban Farming - Photo Essays | Vertical Farm - Food Factory | Scoop.it
Cities in the U.S.and abroad try to grow more food locally (PHOTOS: Urban Farming http://t.co/vT9sE0MF vía @TIME...)...
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Sky Network Would Add Elevated Pedestrian Bridges to NYC

Sky Network Would Add Elevated Pedestrian Bridges to NYC | Vertical Farm - Food Factory | Scoop.it
A proposed plan for New York would build a layer of pedestrian paths connecting upper levels of buildings.
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Twitter / Hi Tech York: Hydroponic lettuce grown i ...

Hydroponic lettuce grown in a @Botanicare flood tray with CNS17 plant food. Come check it out >> #YorkPA #Lancaster http://t.co/WYnQWEDE
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Hydroponic lettuce grown in a @Botanicare flood tray with CNS17 plant food.
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“Paper or Plastic? Social Media Can Restore Earth” | Greenetarians

“Paper or Plastic? Social Media Can Restore Earth” | Greenetarians | Vertical Farm - Food Factory | Scoop.it
... “waste makers” with artists, teachers etc. via project called “Zero Landfill” in 25 US cities. Biomimicry is an organizing principle as a design strategy – they looked at honeybees in order to learn how waste can be better managed/repurposed.

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Frontline Social Business Development Inc. is a social enterprise partnered with Gawad Kalinga Center for Social Innovation.

Frontline Social Business Development Inc. is a social enterprise partnered with Gawad Kalinga Center for Social Innovation. | Vertical Farm - Food Factory | Scoop.it

https://www.facebook.com/frontline.sbd.inc/info

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Frontline Social Business Development Inc. is a social enterprise partnered with Gawad Kalinga Center for Social Innovation. Together with GK CSI, our business aims to help train and develop wealth creators out of the top students and graduates of the country by helping them create sustainable and profitable social businesses.

Our mission is to create an army of social entrepreneurs who would initiate positive change with their community partners and employees and successfully create sustainable Filipino brands and products that are locally made, reasonably priced and yet globally competitive.
https://www.facebook.com/Gkenchantedfarm

GK E farm 1 is the first of 24 sites in the Philippines, an on ground 'farmville' school, an idea incubation valley for social enterprises for Nation building and the best hilltop paradise for Hope & dream-making in social toruism. a GK Center for Social innovation initative for a convergence of abundance platform, the first of 24 sites in the Philippines. a country wide development template for township wealth creation. The social artistyy phase of Gawad kalinga, designing for social enterprises in an inclusive community. Soon to offer Gk inns , dorms & village home stay for trainings, tours, immersions & green /sports/ wellness camps this December.


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TechCrunch | Cater2.Me Finds A New Way To Feed San Franciscans With Pop-Up BetaKitchen

TechCrunch | Cater2.Me Finds A New Way To Feed San Franciscans With Pop-Up BetaKitchen | Vertical Farm - Food Factory | Scoop.it
Until now, Cater2.me has focused on using the Web to connect companies (which need to feed their employees) with small restaurants and food carts. Now it's opening a restaurant of its own — or rather, what it calls the BetaKitchen.
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5 so-called health foods you should avoid

5 so-called health foods you should avoid | Vertical Farm - Food Factory | Scoop.it
Labels such as “low fat,” “high fiber” and “natural” can fool even the most sophisticated customers into believing what they’re buying is healthful.
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Farm to Fork

Farm to Fork | Vertical Farm - Food Factory | Scoop.it
RT @DigitalAgendaEU: "RFID F2F" showcases #RFID technology to SMEs in the food & drink industry ie identify food info along the supply chain http://t.co/HGBHRqpK...
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Hydroponic Rooftop Farm In Sunset Park Will Provide 5K New Yorkers Veggies

Hydroponic Rooftop Farm In Sunset Park Will Provide 5K New Yorkers Veggies | Vertical Farm - Food Factory | Scoop.it
Hydro is the way to go (Bright Farms) An old Navy warehouse in Sunset Park will house a 100,000 square foot greenhouse utilizing hydroponics to produce over a million pounds of produce annually. That's enough for around 5,000 New Yorkers.
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Some souring on Sweet Water's city financing deal - JSOnline

Some souring on Sweet Water's city financing deal - JSOnline | Vertical Farm - Food Factory | Scoop.it
When Sweet Water Organics Inc. asked the City of Milwaukee for a $250,000 loan a year ago, the company said it needed to hire more workers to meet demand from local restaurants for fish and vegetables raised at its urban farm.
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HydroponicsTV: The Grow Channel - Aeroponic Systems uses NASA aeroponics to grow food Videos

Aeroponic systems developed under NASA grants for organic aeroponic foods using BEYOND All Natural Plant Amendment and aeroponics - Video courtesy...
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Community bonding through urban farming in Singapore — City Farmer News

Community bonding through urban farming in Singapore — City Farmer News | Vertical Farm - Food Factory | Scoop.it
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Four ways to creatively grow your own fruits and vegetables using principles of permaculture

Four ways to creatively grow your own fruits and vegetables using principles of permaculture | Vertical Farm - Food Factory | Scoop.it
Four ways to creatively grow your own fruits and vegetables using principles of permaculture (4 ways to creatively grow own fruits and vegetables, including 'vertical indoor farming!
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Modern Oasis Design Provides Shade, Makes Energy

Modern Oasis Design Provides Shade, Makes Energy | Vertical Farm - Food Factory | Scoop.it
Artist/inventor Michael Jantzen's new concept for a Solar Winds Desert Power Plant envisions a large public gathering place, inspired by the shape of a flowering plant, to be located in a public park in a hot, dry climate.
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The Benefits of Gardening the Hydroponic Way

The Benefits of Gardening the Hydroponic Way | Vertical Farm - Food Factory | Scoop.it
Article by peters jones The Benefits of Gardening the Hydroponic WayGardening has been considered to be one of the most therapeutic rewards for North Am (The Benefits of Gardening the Hydroponic Way: Article by peters jones The Benefits of Gardening...
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Chickens Fed Caffeine, Banned Antibiotics, and Prozac Often Without The Farmer’s Knowledge

Chickens Fed Caffeine, Banned Antibiotics, and Prozac Often Without The Farmer’s Knowledge | Vertical Farm - Food Factory | Scoop.it
Factory farmed chicken feed laced with arsenic, prozac, tylenol, caffeine...
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Open Innovation Project

Open Innovation Project | Vertical Farm - Food Factory | Scoop.it

The Open Innovation Project aims to create jobs and new businesses by stimulating the application of collaborative open innovation models to co-create and develop new products and services.


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Rick Passo's comment, April 7, 2012 9:50 AM
Welcome to Scoop-it, Melanie!
Mélanie Péron's comment, April 7, 2012 9:59 AM
Thanks Rick ;) I try to understand Scoop.it and to be relevant as far as possible ^^