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Urban Farming Coming to Baltimore’s Food Deserts | Organic Connections

Urban Farming Coming to Baltimore’s Food Deserts | Organic Connections | Vertical Farm - Food Factory | Scoop.it
Baltimore's Office of Sustainability is actively encouraging the creation of small entrepreneurial farms on vacant lots to bring more healthy fresh food to city residents.
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Experiencing Juvia's garden wall is the most exquisite way to be green today!

Experiencing Juvia's garden wall is the most exquisite way to be green today! | Vertical Farm - Food Factory | Scoop.it
Experiencing Juvia's garden wall is the most exquisite way to be green today!
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Earth-Shaped City Adapts To Nature's Smart Design - EarthTechling

Earth-Shaped City Adapts To Nature's Smart Design - EarthTechling | Vertical Farm - Food Factory | Scoop.it
Earth-Shaped City Adapts To Nature's Smart DesignEarthTechlingAlthough urban designers attempt to recreate it, no landscaped park will ever be able to match the feeling of standing in a field untouched by human hands.
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Farm and Food: English for the beefeater - Lincoln Journal Star

USA TODAYFarm and Food: English for the beefeaterLincoln Journal Star10, 1991, Kansas City Star story, Smith, while head of USDA meat inspection, had to choose between labeling this new technology "something like 'beef trimmings'" -- the meatpackers'...
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The Really Existing Necessity of the Kitchen Garden | the ecology of ...

The Really Existing Necessity of the Kitchen Garden | the ecology of ... | Vertical Farm - Food Factory | Scoop.it
A little garden plot of vegetables and herbs, maybe even created as a high-tech/high-touch vertical window farm, seems one of those strange indulgences of the most avant-garde circles. Whoever ...
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Local fish, lettuce farmers feel snubbed by Dickert - Journal Times

Local fish, lettuce farmers feel snubbed by Dickert - Journal Times | Vertical Farm - Food Factory | Scoop.it
Local fish, lettuce farmers feel snubbed by DickertJournal TimesAlthough City Hall is within sight of Natural Green Farms, 615 Marquette St., the Heinemans are disappointed that Mayor John Dickert has never visited the business, in spite of his...
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Should we really condemn all greenwashing companies? | ParkHowell.com

Should we really condemn all greenwashing companies? | ParkHowell.com | Vertical Farm - Food Factory | Scoop.it
Corporate sustainability officers are a new breed of communicator, and they're learning on the job. As pioneers, they're going to make mistakes, which often leads to claims of green washing.
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Adrieke de Kraker's curator insight, March 31, 2013 8:30 PM

Duurzame communicatie en de risico's van #greenwashing

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GARDENING INFO POINT: Urban Farming and Roof Top Gardening in NYC | Metropolitan Gardening

GARDENING INFO POINT: Urban Farming and Roof Top Gardening in NYC | Metropolitan Gardening | Vertical Farm - Food Factory | Scoop.it
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Insecticides linked to honeybee die-offs - UPI.com

Insecticides linked to honeybee die-offs - UPI.com | Vertical Farm - Food Factory | Scoop.it
UPI.comInsecticides linked to honeybee die-offsUPI.comDie-offs of honeybees critical for pollinating food crops -- part of so-called colony collapse disorder -- is linked to an insecticide, a US journal reports.
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Are These the Tiniest Microfarms of Them All? New York City Artist Grows Food Inside Furniture

Are These the Tiniest Microfarms of Them All? New York City Artist Grows Food Inside Furniture | Vertical Farm - Food Factory | Scoop.it
From chard on a chair to tat soi in a suitcase, artist Jenna Spevack is cultivating a tasty variety of organic microgreens in her furniture farms -- and visitors to her upcoming gallery show will be able to reap the harvest.
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CDC Report: Food Imports Responsible for Half of Foodborne Illness Outbreaks

CDC Report: Food Imports Responsible for Half of Foodborne Illness Outbreaks | Vertical Farm - Food Factory | Scoop.it
New CDC reports shows that food imports are up and half of food-borne illnesses are from imported foods.
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VertiCrop Processes 10,000 Plants Every 3 Days...

VertiCrop Processes 10,000 Plants Every 3 Days Using Vertical Hydroponic Farming forget outdoor farming people, this is the future!!! skyscraper farms is the way to go…controlled environments, no...
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Vertical Farming for Europe and beyond | Agricultural Videos | Watch videos of Agriculture

Vertical Farming for Europe and beyond | Agricultural Videos | Watch videos of Agriculture | Vertical Farm - Food Factory | Scoop.it
Vertical Farming for Europe and beyond (Vertical Farming for Europe and beyond http://t.co/pxlrxBVu...)...
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A Greener Approach to Runoff

The agreement between New York City and the state is a creative approach toward preventing rainfall from overwhelming the city’s waste treatment plants.
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Angel in the City: Urban Farming: Skyscraper Farms!

A look towards the future of urban farming: skyscraper farms… http://t.co/bSwZlSsf #nyc...
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Expandable Planter Goes From Flat to 12 Inches | Urban Gardens

Expandable Planter Goes From Flat to 12 Inches | Urban Gardens | Vertical Farm - Food Factory | Scoop.it
Linking you to the freshest innovative and eco-friendly designs, trends, and ideas for the stylish urban garden.
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Needs Citation: Hydroponic Strawberries

Needs Citation: Hydroponic Strawberries | Vertical Farm - Food Factory | Scoop.it
Needs Citation: Hydroponic Strawberries http://t.co/LFa7mWUl...
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AGRICULTURE: Strawberry growing done with hydroponics on poles - North County Times

AGRICULTURE: Strawberry growing done with hydroponics on poles - North County Times | Vertical Farm - Food Factory | Scoop.it
Greentech Media (blog)AGRICULTURE: Strawberry growing done with hydroponics on polesNorth County TimesTemecula Valley Strawberry Farms, a vertical hydroponic strawberry farm.
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Urban Farming For Profit | Evolve+Sustain

Article snippets on developments in clean & renewable energy, sustainable agriculture, alternative economics, conservation of natural resources, the commons, clean transportation, local food systems, environmental ...
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Using Design to Fight Obesity « Cannon Design Blog

How can we design urban spaces to fight obesity - http://t.co/oFjCkxbL...
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BPA Concern At Wal-Mart, Whole Foods And Others - Forbes.com

Environmental group finds alarming amounts of endocrine disruptor bisphenol-A on sales receipts. (Bisphenol A on till receipts. In your food.
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Campaign Against GMO Food Major Theme at Natural Products Expo West 2012 (Video)

Campaign Against GMO Food Major Theme at Natural Products Expo West 2012 (Video) | Vertical Farm - Food Factory | Scoop.it
Several attending companies had initiatives lobbying for GMO-labeling at the natural products expo in Los Angeles.
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Prize-Winning "Urban Micro-Garden" Is a Modular Trellis

Prize-Winning "Urban Micro-Garden" Is a Modular Trellis | Vertical Farm - Food Factory | Scoop.it
"Ariane" is a modular wall planter that makes vertical gardening quick and simple.
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Designs Unveiled for the Final Section of the High Line! High Line Section 3 Designs – Inhabitat New York City

Designs Unveiled for the Final Section of the High Line! High Line Section 3 Designs – Inhabitat New York City | Vertical Farm - Food Factory | Scoop.it
James Corner Field Operations and Diller Scofidio + Renfro 10 (Designs Unveiled for the Final Section of the High Line!
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By 2050, 70% Of The World’s Population Will Be Urban. Is That A Good Thing?

By 2050, 70% Of The World’s Population Will Be Urban. Is That A Good Thing? | Vertical Farm - Food Factory | Scoop.it
Last year, the world’s population reached 7 billion people. Because of our continually accelerating population growth, we keep hearing that more and more people will end up living in cities (and mega cities).
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