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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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Flavor tripping at iNG - WBEZ (blog)

Flavor tripping at iNG - WBEZ (blog) | Vertical Farm - Food Factory | Scoop.it
WBEZ (blog)Flavor tripping at iNGWBEZ (blog)Cantu has transformed the space into an indoor aeroponic garden. The system works by spraying plant roots with nutrient enriched water. In this case, kitchen scraps are put in a worm composting bin.
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Auto Plant Could Become Aquaculture Operation - Newsroom - Inside INdiana Business with Gerry Dick

Auto Plant Could Become Aquaculture Operation - Newsroom - Inside INdiana Business with Gerry Dick | Vertical Farm - Food Factory | Scoop.it
Site for Indiana's only statewide business television program containing streaming video segments, real time Indiana business news and links to Indiana's latest business content.
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Vancouver Urban Farming Forum 2011 Summary Report — City Farmer News

Vancouver Urban Farming Forum 2011 Summary Report — City Farmer News | Vertical Farm - Food Factory | Scoop.it
Farming : Vancouver Urban Farming Forum 2011 Summary Report — City ...
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Why is Veteran to Farmer important | Veteran to Farmer

Why is Veteran to Farmer important | Veteran to Farmer | Vertical Farm - Food Factory | Scoop.it
Local Food Economies Metro Denver residents buy nearly $6 billion of food each year — more than all the income earned by Colorado’s farmers. With this consumer clout, local markets can support local farms and food businesses.
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Presenting the largest rooftop farm … in the world!!!

Presenting the largest rooftop farm … in the world!!! | Vertical Farm - Food Factory | Scoop.it
In Brooklyn yesterday, BrightFarms announced that it would be building the largest rooftop farm … in the world!!! The New York-based company builds hydroponic greenhouse farms that are connected ...
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Nourish: Food + Community | Bryant Terry, “Urban Farms”

Nourish: Food + Community | Bryant Terry, “Urban Farms” | Vertical Farm - Food Factory | Scoop.it
RT @SlowFoodUSA: Not just a “distant rural place w an older white guy wearing a straw hat” @ByrantTerry on urban farming http://t.co/TiAdwnMG...
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Kanu Hawaii, GreenWheel Food Hub create 'pop-up' farmer's market - Pacific Business News

The nonprofit environmental group Kanu Hawaii and GreenWheel Food Hub, a social ...
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Pennacook students cultivating plants, skills with hydroponic garden …

Shown with some of the items given to the Pennacook Learning Center hydroponic garden project are, from left, special education teacher Ryan Parent, ...www.sunjournal.com/news/oxford-hills/2012/.../1177952 (Pennacook students cultivating plants, skills...
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THE GLOBE - Hedron -- Indiegogo

THE GLOBE - Hedron -- Indiegogo | Vertical Farm - Food Factory | Scoop.it
Good Food From the Roof (GLOBE (hedron) – turning a sustainable urban farming concept into reality http://t.co/WV5axb8x...)...
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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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Welcome to Scoop-it, Melanie!
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Thanks Rick ;) I try to understand Scoop.it and to be relevant as far as possible ^^
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Sustainably Feeding a Changing World

A new vision of how we farm and how we eat, and of how to take better care of this planet’s biological resources, will be needed to provide food for a growing population.
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Vertical Aquaponics - Aquaponic Gardening

Vertical Aquaponics - Aquaponic Gardening | Vertical Farm - Food Factory | Scoop.it
Any and all Vertical Aquaponic growing systems and research (Vertical Aquaponics Aquaponic Gardening: Any and all Vertical Aquaponic growing systems and research.aquaponicsc...)...
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Shift_Design is Shake Shacking things up in Philly with a Green Wall - Core77.com (blog)

Shift_Design is Shake Shacking things up in Philly with a Green Wall - Core77.com (blog) | Vertical Farm - Food Factory | Scoop.it
Shift_Design is Shake Shacking things up in Philly with a Green WallCore77.com (blog)The temporary construction wall is painted in blocks that transition from dark grey to bright green, marking the months of construction, from Winter to Summer.
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Vertical, Hydroponic Farming the Future of Farming? – CleanTechnica | Aeroponics | Indoor Gardens | Hydroponics

Vertical, Hydroponic Farming the Future of Farming? – CleanTechnica | Aeroponics | Indoor Gardens | Hydroponics | Vertical Farm - Food Factory | Scoop.it
Blogged Vertical, Hydroponic Farming the Future of Farming?
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EnviroJMS's curator insight, September 18, 2013 6:40 AM

An interesting article on the potential economical as well as enviromental benifits of Hydroponic farming,

 

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SF Approves First "Neighborhood Urban Agriculture" Permit | SPUR - San Francisco Planning + Urban Research Association

SF Approves First "Neighborhood Urban Agriculture" Permit | SPUR - San Francisco Planning + Urban Research Association | Vertical Farm - Food Factory | Scoop.it
Commercial urban farming legalized in residential neighborhoods in San Francisco.
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The Dig Kids: An Urban Farming Program « Kingston Land Trust

The Dig Kids: An Urban Farming Program « Kingston Land Trust | Vertical Farm - Food Factory | Scoop.it
Applications available for "The DIG KIDS Urban Farming Program." Ages 14-21.
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GreenWheel Food Hub - Food Stamps on Wheels

GreenWheel Food Hub - Food Stamps on Wheels | Vertical Farm - Food Factory | Scoop.it
The Problem:   According to the State of Hawaii Dept. of Human Services, in 2011,  154,496  individuals in the State of Hawaii received food stamp benefits from the USDA Supplemental Nutrition...
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Green Roofs and Urban Farming

There have been several items in the news lately about green roofs and urban farming- when the green roof concept is taken to another level, and produce is grown on top of city roofs.  Urban and g...
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The Time Is Ripe For Brooklyn Rooftop Farms | Local Brooklyn News and Features | The Brooklyn Ink

The Time Is Ripe For Brooklyn Rooftop Farms | Local Brooklyn News and Features | The Brooklyn Ink | Vertical Farm - Food Factory | Scoop.it
In Brooklyn, the time is ripe for urban farming. Especially on rooftops. Last month, Whole Foods Market gained approval to build a store in Gowanus, and (RT @TheBrooklynInk: [NEW] TOP STORY.#Brooklyn ripe for urban rooftop farming.
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