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Study: Even Extremely Diluted Roundup Causes Damage to DNA

Study: Even Extremely Diluted Roundup Causes Damage to DNA | Vertical Farm - Food Factory | Scoop.it
Roundup damages DNA and can cause cancer.
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How To Winterize Your Hydroponic Greenhouse

How To Winterize Your Hydroponic Greenhouse | Vertical Farm - Food Factory | Scoop.it
We carry out the winterization process to stop our equipment, pipes, fountains and sprinklers etc from breaking over the winter period due to trapped water (How To Winterize Your Hydroponic Greenhouse
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renzo piano: le albere - urban development project

renzo piano: le albere - urban development project | Vertical Farm - Food Factory | Scoop.it
considered to be among north italy's most important developments, more than 300,000 cubic metres aim to create a new part of the
city, using the most innovative eco-sustainable technologies.
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The Vertical Farm Project - Agriculture for the 21st Century and Beyond | www.verticalfarm.com

The Vertical Farm Project - Agriculture for the 21st Century and Beyond | www.verticalfarm.com | Vertical Farm - Food Factory | Scoop.it
Vertical farms, many stories high, will be situated in the heart of the world's urban centers. They offer the promise of urban renewal, sustainable production of a safe and varied food supply, and year-round crop production.
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Vertical Farm: An improved scope of collective farming within an urban area

Vertical Farm: An improved scope of collective farming within an urban area | Vertical Farm - Food Factory | Scoop.it
Have you ever imagined a world where all our food produce is cultivated on 'indoor' farms, situated atop high rise buildings within an urban scope? The idea may certainly seem ludicrously bold to some.
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Emory Law: More Than Practice: Turner Environmental Clinic Reports on Urban Agriculture in 16 U.S. Metros

Analysis of urban farming policies in 16 U.S.
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Differences Between: Hydroponics v/s Plantation Agriculture | Hydroponics Systems

Differences Between: Hydroponics v/s Plantation Agriculture | Hydroponics Systems | Vertical Farm - Food Factory | Scoop.it
Hydroponic food production makes sense. We have to stop depleting our soil in order to sustain our planet and...
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Five Acre Solar Panel Array, Water Conservation Help Hydroponic Tomato Operation Generate Sustainable Return

Five Acre Solar Panel Array, Water Conservation Help Hydroponic Tomato Operation Generate Sustainable Return | Vertical Farm - Food Factory | Scoop.it
The owner of Houweling’s Tomatoes has more than plump, red, juicy fruit on its mind—the hydroponics greenhouse tomato grower is also thinking about the planet.
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Club Cabeza: An Eco-Friendly answer to Wall Street?

The Eco-Friendly answer to Wall Street http://t.co/LC2N0SGJ #ecofriendly #green #sustainable #shopping #Amplify...
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Urban Agriculture at archimemo

Urban Agriculture at archimemo | Vertical Farm - Food Factory | Scoop.it
Architecture as a poetic expression of social justice (RT @henriquezarch: Seeds of the Inner City--a doc.)...
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CFC substitutes: Good for the ozone layer, bad for climate?

CFC substitutes: Good for the ozone layer, bad for climate? | Vertical Farm - Food Factory | Scoop.it
The Montreal Protocol led to a global phase-out of most substances that deplete the ozone layer, such as chlorofluorocarbons (CFCs).
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New Wind Turbine Design to Generate Power from Low Winds

New Wind Turbine Design to Generate Power from Low Winds | Vertical Farm - Food Factory | Scoop.it
A new wind turbine design could radically expand the reach of wind power for both residential and commercial power.
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Aquaponics Gardening

Aquaponics Gardening | Vertical Farm - Food Factory | Scoop.it
Right now there is unquestionably this soaring trend involving selecting mainly natural and organic food. But still, don't assume all the options making promises for being natural and organic are always that way.
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Algae Urban Farm / ecoLogicStudio - eVolo | Architecture Magazine

Algae Urban Farm / ecoLogicStudio - eVolo | Architecture Magazine | Vertical Farm - Food Factory | Scoop.it
Architecture and Design Magazine for the 21st Century. Organizer of the Annual Skyscraper Architectural Competition.
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Did Chipotle’s Grammy ad scare Big Ag? This is Corporate Responsibility

Did Chipotle’s Grammy ad scare Big Ag? This is Corporate Responsibility | Vertical Farm - Food Factory | Scoop.it

This IS Corporate Responsibility:

During the broadcast of this year’s Grammys, Chipotle “stole the show” when it ran this animated ad to illustrate the company’s support for less-intensive sustainable livestock agriculture....


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yummy! by Yemi

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Look Up: The Green Walls of Patrick Blanc | NYBG

Look Up: The Green Walls of Patrick Blanc | NYBG | Vertical Farm - Food Factory | Scoop.it
The living “green wall” is a concept produced and refined by Patrick, and as with the man, it's an eccentric work. Where a green façade would otherwise be impossible with anything beside ivies and similar climbing vines, the ...
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The Professionalization of Urban Agriculture

The Professionalization of Urban Agriculture | Vertical Farm - Food Factory | Scoop.it
Sustainability has gone beyond a buzz word among policymakers, planners, and politicians and is now spurring plans for significant changes in how U.S. cities function.
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Atlanta’s Bioponica Seeks to Close Loop on Hydroponic and Aquaponic Farming

Atlanta’s Bioponica Seeks to Close Loop on Hydroponic and Aquaponic Farming | Vertical Farm - Food Factory | Scoop.it
At the heart of Bioponica™, an alternative approach to soilless farming, are two patent pending modules: the Incubator™, an organic liquid fertilizer and fish food producing module; and the Biogarden™, a module developed to make ideal use of space...
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Urban Farming in Japan

Check out these greenhouses in the middle of a Kobe, Japan neighborhood! Follow Me: Twitter: http://twitter.com/jlandkev BLOG: http://kobekevin.blogspot.com ...
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"Pig MRSA" came from humans, evolved via farm drugs

"Pig MRSA" came from humans, evolved via farm drugs | Vertical Farm - Food Factory | Scoop.it
Researchers discover that a drug-resistant bacterium re-infected humans after evolving in pig farms.
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Harvest Mushrooms in Olsen Kundig and CityLab7′s Temporary Urban Farm Storefront!

Harvest Mushrooms in Olsen Kundig and CityLab7′s Temporary Urban Farm Storefront! | Vertical Farm - Food Factory | Scoop.it
Each month the storefront of Seattle-based Olson Kundig Architects’ studio gets a makeover and the latest installation from CityLab7 is a mushroom farm. (#design Harvest Mushrooms in Olsen Kundig and CityLab7′s Temporary Urban Farm Storefront!
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Plants Can Reduce Crime, Prevent Zombie Attacks (Video)

Plants Can Reduce Crime, Prevent Zombie Attacks (Video) | Vertical Farm - Food Factory | Scoop.it
The positive effects of gardens on property values are well-known, but a new study says gardens can even keep you safe.
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eBird's Crowdsourced Birdwatching Data Used to Track Global Warming's Impact on Migratory Birds

eBird's Crowdsourced Birdwatching Data Used to Track Global Warming's Impact on Migratory Birds | Vertical Farm - Food Factory | Scoop.it
eBird Citizen Science Group Tracks Global Warming's Impact on Migratory Birds...
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