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Whole Foods Film Festival Goes Digital [EXCLUSIVE] - Mashable

Whole Foods Film Festival Goes Digital [EXCLUSIVE] - Mashable | Vertical Farm - Food Factory | Scoop.it
Whole Foods Film Festival Goes Digital [EXCLUSIVE]MashableAt the Austin screening, a live panel will take pace with members from the film and food communities. The panel will be streamed online to users for free, using NowLive's streaming technology.
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Monarch butterflies down again this year as decline continues

Monarch butterflies down again this year as decline continues | Vertical Farm - Food Factory | Scoop.it
Unlike their colorful wings, the future of monarch butterflies may not be too bright and their numbers are expected to be alarmingly down again this year, says a researcher.
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Urban Homesteading – Bringing Farming To Town

Urban Homesteading – Bringing Farming To Town | Vertical Farm - Food Factory | Scoop.it
The Urban Homesteading movement is all about creating a healthy and sustainable living environment down town.
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Peugeot DL122 Urban Bike Concept

Peugeot DL122 Urban Bike Concept | Vertical Farm - Food Factory | Scoop.it
French car manufacturer Peugeot recently introduced the DL122, an urban bike concept featuring a built-il carrier for documents and laptops.
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Help Save Seeds at City Urban Farm, April 5th | Sea Rocket Bistro

Help Save Seeds at City Urban Farm, April 5th | Sea Rocket Bistro | Vertical Farm - Food Factory | Scoop.it
» Help Save Seeds at City Urban Farm, April 5th | Local Foods, Deliciously Prepared (After A Day of Urban Farming at Seeds @ City this Saturday, show your support for the program with your stomach...)...
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Urban Algae Farms Could Heat Buildings While Treating Wastewater

Urban Algae Farms Could Heat Buildings While Treating Wastewater | Vertical Farm - Food Factory | Scoop.it
LA-based clean tech startup OriginOil is developing a pilot program that will use algae to clean wastewater and provide heat to high-rise apartment buildings.
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exPress-o: Green Wall in Paris

exPress-o: Green Wall in Paris | Vertical Farm - Food Factory | Scoop.it
Wednesday, March 21, 2012. Crikey, when I thought that Paris couldn't possibly get any cooler, I saw this building and my head started spinning. This 'living wall' is a part of the office wing of the Musée du Quai Branly in Paris.
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How to Farm in Your Big City Apartment - Earth911.com

How to Farm in Your Big City Apartment - Earth911.com | Vertical Farm - Food Factory | Scoop.it
Earth911.comHow to Farm in Your Big City ApartmentEarth911.comAt the exhibit, a “farm stand” will serve as a place to buy greens and donate to charities that support urban agriculture.
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Families Turn to Urban Farming to Replace Grocery Needs across the Ozarks — City Farmer News

Families Turn to Urban Farming to Replace Grocery Needs across the Ozarks — City Farmer News | Vertical Farm - Food Factory | Scoop.it
Families Turn to Urban Farming to Replace Grocery Needs across the Ozarks: “There’s nothing...
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Neighbors Build 100% Reclaimed Shed, Stash Reusable Plates for Each Others' Parties

Neighbors Build 100% Reclaimed Shed, Stash Reusable Plates for Each Others' Parties | Vertical Farm - Food Factory | Scoop.it
A neighborhood partyware lending library is housed in a unique, completely reclaimed shed built from shipping pallets.
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Cold Snaps and Snowstorms: Evidence of Global Weirding? | Center for Climate and Energy Solutions

Cold Snaps and Snowstorms: Evidence of Global Weirding? | Center for Climate and Energy Solutions | Vertical Farm - Food Factory | Scoop.it
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Urban River Restoration Transforms Singapore Park

Urban River Restoration Transforms Singapore Park | Vertical Farm - Food Factory | Scoop.it
One of Singapore's most popular parks has been transformed into a dynamic natural ecosystem with the restoration of a previously channelized river, creating new recreation opportunities while protecting the city from flooding.
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In Guatemala, Pedal Powered Machines Pump Water, Grind Coffee and Much More (Video)

In Guatemala, Pedal Powered Machines Pump Water, Grind Coffee and Much More (Video) | Vertical Farm - Food Factory | Scoop.it
Maya Pedal is an organization that builds useful pedal powered machines from old bikes.
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Shanghai Suzhou River Rehabilitation, Studio PDR, world architecture news, architecture jobs

Shanghai Suzhou River Rehabilitation, Studio PDR, world architecture news, architecture jobs | Vertical Farm - Food Factory | Scoop.it
PR News channel for architecture, architecture jobs (PDRc win international design competition for major urban project Ribbon of life Shanghai http://t.co/8uC8JJH7 #landarch #urbandesign...)...
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Wise Words with Nicolas Leschke

Wise Words with Nicolas Leschke | Vertical Farm - Food Factory | Scoop.it
Nicolas Leschke is the co-founder of Efficient City Farming, a company currently building an aquaponic farm on the roof of an old malthouse in Berlin that will produce both vegetables and fish.
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Green and living wall systems, and vertical gardens by Biotecture Ltd.

Green and living wall systems, and vertical gardens by Biotecture Ltd. | Vertical Farm - Food Factory | Scoop.it
Green and living wall systems and vertical gardens by Biotecture Ltd a UK based company specialising in sustainable urban greening. (Visited Biotecture at Ecobuild but what's best - soil or hydroponic systems?
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An Unexpected Sight: Greenery At a Construction Site | NakedPhilly

An Unexpected Sight: Greenery At a Construction Site | NakedPhilly | Vertical Farm - Food Factory | Scoop.it
Damn you shake shack, for being all neighborly and whatnot -- green wall going up at Rittenhouse construction site http://t.co/y5Yqyi3Q...
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Create a green roof, and support the bees « Bio-Vision.nl - On ...

Create a green roof, and support the bees « Bio-Vision.nl - On ... | Vertical Farm - Food Factory | Scoop.it
Example roof from GreenRoof Plants (http://www.greenroofplants.com/) ... Because it is dry instead of moist vegetated soil, the temperatures of a roof may exceed garden temperatures by as much as 20 degrees celcius.
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Plantagon: Native Americans and Swedes Create Vertical Farming | Duurzaam 2.0 | Earth Matters

Plantagon: Native Americans and Swedes Create Vertical Farming | Duurzaam 2.0 | Earth Matters | Vertical Farm - Food Factory | Scoop.it
(Next World) The futuristic vertical farm developed by Plantagon broke ground last month in Linköping, Sweden. What's unusual is that this company is co-owned by the Onondaga Nation, Native American Indians in the US and Canada, and...
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Garden Display Built Completely From Used Pallets

Garden Display Built Completely From Used Pallets | Vertical Farm - Food Factory | Scoop.it
Those clever kids at BSq. Landscape Design are at it again, building their display at Canada Blooms out of shipping pallets.
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Allegheny Grows: County initiative supports urban farming, community gardening

Allegheny Grows: County initiative supports urban farming, community gardening | Vertical Farm - Food Factory | Scoop.it
Allegheny Grows: County initiative supports urban farming, community gardening http://t.co/fDYNGm1F @growpittsburgh @AC_ED...
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McDonald’s Pledges UK-Only Chicken at Olympics; Testing Non-Polystyrene Cups at 2,000 Stores · Environmental Management & Energy News · Environmental Leader

McDonald’s Pledges UK-Only Chicken at Olympics; Testing Non-Polystyrene Cups at 2,000 Stores · Environmental Management & Energy News · Environmental Leader | Vertical Farm - Food Factory | Scoop.it
McDonald's will serve chicken exclusively from U.K. farmers at this year's London Olympics, and 2,000 of its stores are testing alternatives to polystyrene cups, following outside pressure on both issues.
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Maldives' Mohamed Nasheed Pleads for a Solution to Rising Sea Levels in Film "The Island President" (Video)

Maldives' Mohamed Nasheed Pleads for a Solution to Rising Sea Levels in Film "The Island President" (Video) | Vertical Farm - Food Factory | Scoop.it
The documentary about the former president of the Maldives points to the vulnerability of his country and rising sea levels around the world.
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