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Could high-power ultrasound protect produce from pathogens? - CNET

Could high-power ultrasound protect produce from pathogens? - CNET | Vertical Farm - Food Factory | Scoop.it
Could high-power ultrasound protect produce from pathogens?CNETSo the company teamed up with the Institute for Food Safety and Health (IFSH) at the Illinois Institute of Technology to look for solutions outside the bag.
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Urban Farming Techniques Will Be Taught at Local Food Summit | LexTown Publications Lexington KY

Urban Farming Techniques Will Be Taught at Local Food Summit | LexTown Publications Lexington KY | Vertical Farm - Food Factory | Scoop.it
This Saturday: Great workshops on Urban Farming! Join us for the Rain Barrel workshops. Read more here.
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Now THIS is a true green roof! before they were...

Now THIS is a true green roof! before they were... | Vertical Farm - Food Factory | Scoop.it
Now THIS is a true green roof! before they were “hip” cabinporn: “ Sod roof houses in Vik, Iceland. Photo by Gilles Baldet. The birdhouses are my favorite detail. ” (Photo: Now THIS is a true green roof!
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The Green Roof Building at the Nanyang Technological University in Singapore is an Ecological and Visual Masterpiece | VitoDiBari.com

The Green Roof Building at the Nanyang Technological University in Singapore is an Ecological and Visual Masterpiece | VitoDiBari.com | Vertical Farm - Food Factory | Scoop.it
Green buildings have become a new trend for architecture around the world as the idea of environment protection has gained more and more popularity in (sick http://t.co/QDShIRIV...)...
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"Lost" Great Wall of China Segment Found?

"Lost" Great Wall of China Segment Found? | Vertical Farm - Food Factory | Scoop.it
Deep in the Mongolian desert, researchers say they've uncovered a forgotten 60-mile stretch of the Great Wall system. (Green News - "Lost" Great Wall of China Segment Found?
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This particular vertical farming project may not...

This particular vertical farming project may not... | Vertical Farm - Food Factory | Scoop.it
This particular vertical farming project may not be particularly pleasing to the eye, but it does implement some incredibly smart and sensible design solutions worthy of attention. The Newark Vertical...
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Minneapolis City Council considers allowing urban farming - TwinCities.com

Robert Woods expects to harvest a bounty of melons, okra, greens, peppers and sweet potatoes from the vacant lot next door to his North Minneapolis home.
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Novella Carpenter, an urban farming pioneer, shot...

Novella Carpenter, an urban farming pioneer, shot... | Vertical Farm - Food Factory | Scoop.it
Novella Carpenter, an urban farming pioneer, shot for Bloomberg Businessweek in her garden in Oakland 2ish weeks ago. In addition to growing a plenitude of vegetables for her Ghost Town Farm, Novella...
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Seeds and Coconuts Bring Dozens of New, Unexpected Products to Expo West 2012

Seeds and Coconuts Bring Dozens of New, Unexpected Products to Expo West 2012 | Vertical Farm - Food Factory | Scoop.it
From chia to hemp, seeds were a prominent force among the 500-plus new products at the annual tradeshow in Los Angeles.
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Plantagon's Urban Greenhouse: The First Plantscraper | Greenster — Live Awesome™ —

Plantagon's Urban Greenhouse: The First Plantscraper | Greenster — Live Awesome™ — | Vertical Farm - Food Factory | Scoop.it
The first plantcraper, designed by Plantagon, is under construction in Sweden. The geodesic vertical urban farm was designed to reduce the carbon footprint of food by growing it within the city. (What do you think of this?
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The Politics of Urban Farming

The Politics of Urban Farming | Vertical Farm - Food Factory | Scoop.it
As a pathway to food independence, urban farms have huge potential... but also some potential flaws.
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Hipsters Rejoice: The Mullet is Green (So Long As You Eat It)

Hipsters Rejoice: The Mullet is Green (So Long As You Eat It) | Vertical Farm - Food Factory | Scoop.it
This somewhat undervalued fish could be important in our search for sustainable seafood.
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9 Super Vegetables to Plant in Your Garden Today for Better Health

9 Super Vegetables to Plant in Your Garden Today for Better Health | Vertical Farm - Food Factory | Scoop.it
All vegetables are not created equal. Some, through natural breeding methods, pack even more vitamins than normal -- and you can grow them in your backyard.
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VIEWPOINTS: Urban farming can help feed the inner city

VIEWPOINTS: Urban farming can help feed the inner city | Vertical Farm - Food Factory | Scoop.it
Urban farming amounts to a restoration of sorts -- a return to something our grandparents took for granted: a food production sector that is not only in or near urban environments but that is also heavily integrated into the warp and woof of urban...
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Shattering The 'Healthy' Food Myth - IFT.org

Shattering The 'Healthy' Food Myth - IFT.org | Vertical Farm - Food Factory | Scoop.it
Understanding that behavior—and not food—is to blame for the fact that so many Americans are overweight and obese sheds light on the need for a new approach to product development. (Shatter the "healthy food" myth.
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New and improved parks — now with no nature

New and improved parks — now with no nature | Vertical Farm - Food Factory | Scoop.it
Parks keep getting fancier -- amphitheaters, geodesic domes, starchitect designs. What's wrong with natural beauty? (Critics question the design of urban parks like the High Line b/c of their lack of actual nature?
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History of Green Roofs

History of Green Roofs | Vertical Farm - Food Factory | Scoop.it
Go Green!History of Green Roofs - Watson Dean | DaVinci Roofscapes http://t.co/GQ8sna9x #green #roof...
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Urban farms a tricky row to hoe for Minneapolis City Council - KARE

Urban farms a tricky row to hoe for Minneapolis City Council - KARE | Vertical Farm - Food Factory | Scoop.it
KAREUrban farms a tricky row to hoe for Minneapolis City CouncilKAREThe Minneapolis City Council this week takes up a controversial set of proposed ordinances designed to encourage urban agriculture.
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CityStudio + Partner Course: Under One Roof - Exhibition + Dialogue on Vancouver's Greenest City Projects Mar 31

CityStudio + Partner Course: Under One Roof - Exhibition + Dialogue on Vancouver's Greenest City Projects Mar 31 | Vertical Farm - Food Factory | Scoop.it
 
Over 200 students from Vancouver’s six post-secondary institutions have been working on projects related to Vancouver’s Greenest City 2020 Goals.
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First Designs for the High Line at the Rail Yards

First Designs for the High Line at the Rail Yards | Vertical Farm - Food Factory | Scoop.it
The official Web site of the High Line and Friends of the High Line (We're luvin' the peelup typology on NYC's @highlinenyc Section 3!
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One solution to global overfishing found

One solution to global overfishing found | Vertical Farm - Food Factory | Scoop.it
A new study indicates that "co-management" -- a collaborative arrangement between local communities, conservation groups, and governments -- provides one solution to a vexing global problem: overfishing.
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New PBS Series "Food Forward" to Highlight Unsung Food Heroes (Video)

New PBS Series "Food Forward" to Highlight Unsung Food Heroes (Video) | Vertical Farm - Food Factory | Scoop.it
A new documentary series on PBS will feature the food rebels who are changing how communities eat across the country.
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Carrot City - Home

Carrot City - Home | Vertical Farm - Food Factory | Scoop.it
Carrot city's new research on how how design can enable urban food production http://t.co/VdmxFXy3 #UrbanAg...
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USDA to streamline & enhance National School Lunch Program - IFT.org

RT @IFT: @USDA to streamline & enhance National School Lunch Program http://t.co/xSTv0iDN #IFT #foodchat...
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MUJI Shows How to Reduce Product Design to Its Essentials

MUJI Shows How to Reduce Product Design to Its Essentials | Vertical Farm - Food Factory | Scoop.it
Why can't toilet paper be narrower and credit cards smaller: Muji says it's just good design to do that.
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