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Saturday, March 24th: Gardener on the Roof: Examining Urban Farming – Nifty NYC - Free Events, Cheap Events, Freebies & Deals

Saturday, March 24th: Gardener on the Roof: Examining Urban Farming – Nifty NYC - Free Events, Cheap Events, Freebies & Deals | Vertical Farm - Food Factory | Scoop.it
3/24: Gardener on the Roof: Examining #UrbanFarming at @UnionDocs http://t.co/7E6468Y2...
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Can the Great Green Wall stop the Sahara from spreading?

Can the Great Green Wall stop the Sahara from spreading? | Vertical Farm - Food Factory | Scoop.it
Online version of the weekly magazine, with current articles, cartoons, blogs, audio, video, slide shows, an archive of articles and abstracts back to 1925 (Can the Great Green Wall stop the Sahara from spreading?
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Farming Grows Up

Farming Grows Up | Vertical Farm - Food Factory | Scoop.it
Today, our agricultural footprint is the size of South America. What will it be tomorrow? Mithun Architects in Seattle designed a “Center for Urban Agriculture” — an integration of crops and livestock onto a 7.2 acre urban plot.
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Food as Medicine: 9 Food Cures You Can Grow at Home: Organic Gardening

Food as Medicine: 9 Food Cures You Can Grow at Home: Organic Gardening | Vertical Farm - Food Factory | Scoop.it
Natural remedies made from homegrown herbs and spices have been a source of relief throughout human history.

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ACROS Fukuoka: The Largest “Green Roof” in Japan ~ Civil engineers

ACROS Fukuoka: The Largest “Green Roof” in Japan ~ Civil engineers | Vertical Farm - Food Factory | Scoop.it
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Vertical Farms

Vertical Farms | Vertical Farm - Food Factory | Scoop.it
Vertical farms, urban agriculture, hydroponic vertical farms, urban hydroponics, urban skyscraper farms, urban vertical agriculture, skyscraper farming...
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Try This Green(point) Roof on for Size | Brownstoner

Try This Green(point) Roof on for Size | Brownstoner | Vertical Farm - Food Factory | Scoop.it
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Bronx development sets the bar for affordable housing - New York Daily News

Bronx development sets the bar for affordable housing - New York Daily News | Vertical Farm - Food Factory | Scoop.it
New York Daily NewsBronx development sets the bar for affordable housingNew York Daily NewsGroup after group and couple after couple who tour the $100 million project with over 40000 square feet of usable green roof and garden space put 5% down on...
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What if trees could be used as batteries?

What if trees could be used as batteries? | Vertical Farm - Food Factory | Scoop.it
Yes, our bark-skinned friends are nice and beautiful and we shouldn't mess with them too much.
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The Week in Animal News: Orphaned Baby Manatee Rescued, Michigan Wolves Near Extinct and More

The Week in Animal News: Orphaned Baby Manatee Rescued, Michigan Wolves Near Extinct and More | Vertical Farm - Food Factory | Scoop.it
Possibly the cutest ever baby manatee was rescued in the Amazon after its mother was killed by poachers. Only one female gray wolf is left in the Michigan population, and more.
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Massive Forest Fire Continues to Burn the Slopes of Mountain Kenya

Massive Forest Fire Continues to Burn the Slopes of Mountain Kenya | Vertical Farm - Food Factory | Scoop.it
Now in its sixth day, the forest fire threatens critical habitats and precious water sources.
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What’s Next: Digging our way through to the future of Hydroponics!

What’s Next: Digging our way through to the future of Hydroponics! | Vertical Farm - Food Factory | Scoop.it
Decoding Hydroponics Hydroponic gardening is the method of cultivating plants that does away with soil.
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Planning & popularity - TheChronicleHerald.ca

Planning & popularity - TheChronicleHerald.ca | Vertical Farm - Food Factory | Scoop.it
TheChronicleHerald.caPlanning & popularityTheChronicleHerald.caAn artist's rendering of what the "green roof" of the South Park Street YMCA building would look like under proposed development.
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Ancient civilizations reveal ways to manage fisheries for sustainability

Ancient civilizations reveal ways to manage fisheries for sustainability | Vertical Farm - Food Factory | Scoop.it
In the search for sustainability of the ocean's fisheries, solutions can be found in a surprising place: the ancient past.
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High-tech agriculture: The remarkable profits of hydroponic vegetable farming

High-tech agriculture: The remarkable profits of hydroponic vegetable farming | Vertical Farm - Food Factory | Scoop.it
FAISALABAD:  Tahir Rana is a nuclear physicist who gave up a job in Canada to set up a vegetable farm in Faisalabad.
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we need an urban farmer - Cleveland

we need an urban farmer - Cleveland | Vertical Farm - Food Factory | Scoop.it
We’re looking for someone who is interested in urban farming but hasn’t taken the leap to working their own plot yet. We have 12,000 soft to work with. All resources will be provided. Profit share from market and restaurant sales.
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Branson Aquaponic Garden School proposed for Factory Merchants Mall property

Branson Aquaponic Garden School proposed for Factory Merchants Mall property | Vertical Farm - Food Factory | Scoop.it
BRANSON, Mo.-- It's a green idea for the red-roof mall in Branson.  The city hasn't officially started taking proposals for the Factory Merchants Mall, which it will take over in June.  But a Branson woman has an idea that would provide jobs, food,...
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INTRO TO ORGANIC URBAN FARMING May - June 2012 | Facebook Chicago

INTRO TO ORGANIC URBAN FARMING May - June 2012 | Facebook Chicago | Vertical Farm - Food Factory | Scoop.it
Facebook is a social utility that connects people with friends and others who work, study and live around them.
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Younger Generations Embrace Urban Farming | Nourish The Planet

Younger Generations Embrace Urban Farming | Nourish The Planet | Vertical Farm - Food Factory | Scoop.it
Younger Generations Embrace Urban Farming : http://t.co/eHSzn2aK...
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Urban Farm Effort Helps Sprout Hunger Awareness - NY1.com

Urban Farm Effort Helps Sprout Hunger Awareness - NY1.com | Vertical Farm - Food Factory | Scoop.it
Urban Farm Effort Helps Sprout Hunger Awareness | NY1 News is Time Warner Cable's 24-hour newschannel in New York City, delivering breaking news and features about the five boroughs. (1 minute in is the hydroponic farm where i volunteer: yay!
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Lightlife Debuts New Products and Partnership with Urban Farming at the Natural Products Expo West

Lightlife Debuts New Products and Partnership with Urban Farming at the Natural Products Expo West | Vertical Farm - Food Factory | Scoop.it
The Natural Products Expo West, the world’s largest natural products trade show, was quite a show this year – with record breaking numbers of attendees and exhibitors. It was a whirlwind of a w... (RT @Lightlife: #ExpoWest was so much fun!
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Climate Change Will Destroy 5% of Pakistan's GDP

Climate Change Will Destroy 5% of Pakistan's GDP | Vertical Farm - Food Factory | Scoop.it
Climate-related disasters and other losses will cost Pakistan $14 billion each year, a former environment has said.
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Amna Rehman's comment, April 7, 2013 1:47 PM
sad scene :\
Amber Qureshi's curator insight, April 7, 2013 2:12 PM

Wooh :O 

fahad ihtasahm's comment, April 7, 2013 2:45 PM
xD
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Sierra Nevada Snowpack May Decline 80% by Mid-Century If Emissions Keep Rising

Sierra Nevada Snowpack May Decline 80% by Mid-Century If Emissions Keep Rising | Vertical Farm - Food Factory | Scoop.it
Everything from the winter sports industry to agriculture at current scale in California is at risk if that happens.
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Journey to the Center of New York: Can Design “Cure” Our Cities?

Journey to the Center of New York: Can Design “Cure” Our Cities? | Vertical Farm - Food Factory | Scoop.it
How the High Line & the innovative, underground Low Line change our concepts of sick/healthy spaces & inspire us to reclaim & revitalize neglected urban areas. (Can design "cure" urban space?
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Living Green Roofs!: Nature's Living Wall Plants

Living Green Roofs!: Nature's Living Wall Plants | Vertical Farm - Food Factory | Scoop.it
Living Roofs! Green Roofs! Rooftop Gardening! Rooftop Permaculture! Wildflower Roofs! Cyclone and Hurricane Resilient Designs with Nature Irrigated, Native Species for habitat, food and biodiversity. Green Roofs for ...
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