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Now this is a green roof! http://t.co/Ox9D6muJ (Dwight Now this is a green roof!
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Temple offers up land for young farmers - Vancouver Sun

Temple offers up land for young farmersVancouver SunA Burnaby-based religious group is negotiating with young urban farmers to put nearly three acres of unused agricultural land back under crops this spring.
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San Diego deregulates urban agriculture - healthycal.org

San Diego deregulates urban agriculture - healthycal.org | Vertical Farm - Food Factory | Scoop.it
San Diego deregulates urban agriculturehealthycal.org“As we become denser and more vertical in our communities, were going to need more opportunities to expand urban agriculture and grow our own food where we can,” Zapf said.
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A Green Wall Blooms in Paris | OpenCity Projects

A Green Wall Blooms in Paris | OpenCity Projects | Vertical Farm - Food Factory | Scoop.it
The architecture is so overwhelmingly beautiful in Paris that public spaces are often overlooked. This flowering wall stands out in ...
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Urban Farming Gets Professional

Urban Farming Gets Professional | Vertical Farm - Food Factory | Scoop.it
#UrbanFarming Gets Professional http://t.co/YqFwo97D #organicFood #local...
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LUFA FARMS | Winter 2011

LUFA FARMS | Winter 2011 | Vertical Farm - Food Factory | Scoop.it
Edible Toronto magazine explores the farmers, food artisans and culinary wonders within Southern Ontario that make eating local food an everyday pleasure.
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our.windowfarms.org | Home

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@michaelgeller @pladner Aren't inner-city vertical farms the ultimate food factory for the masses?
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The Green Scene at Furman

The Green Scene at Furman | Vertical Farm - Food Factory | Scoop.it
The Bank of America Sustainability Fellows at Furman University...
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Detroit leads the way in urban farming

Detroit leads the way in urban farming | Vertical Farm - Food Factory | Scoop.it
Detroit is ideal for urban farming, with the city beginning to provide a model for the world.
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Once a Food Chain, Now a TRILLION DOLLAR Corporate Supply Chain

Once a Food Chain, Now a TRILLION DOLLAR Corporate Supply Chain | Vertical Farm - Food Factory | Scoop.it
While Indian retailers are losing sleep over the possible entrance of multinationals like Walmart into the dense South Asian consumer market, very little thought has been given to the Indian small farmer, who stands to lose even more at the ...

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Ernest Hemingway Had 3 Aquaponic Systems at His Villa | folkesmalta.org

I found out some interesting details about the life of Ernest Hemingway, when I was writing about him for an English Literature class I am taking.
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PAR to Provide Food Safety Technology for Retail Stores Worldwide | EON: Enhanced Online News

ParTech, Inc.(PAR), a subsidiary of PAR Technology Corporation (NYSE: PAR), announced today that Walmart (NYSE: WMT) will utilize PAR EverServ® S (PAR to Provide Food Safety Technology for Retail Stores Worldwide - EON: Enhanced Online News (press...
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In Fast-Track Technology, Hope For a Second Green Revolution by Richard Conniff : Yale Environment 360

In Fast-Track Technology, Hope For a Second Green Revolution by Richard Conniff : Yale Environment 360 | Vertical Farm - Food Factory | Scoop.it
With advances in a technique known as fast-track breeding, researchers are developing crops that can produce more and healthier food and can adapt and thrive as the climate shifts.
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The Centre For Green Cities At Evergreen Brickworks Demonstrates How To Work With industrial Relics, Graffiti and All

The Centre For Green Cities At Evergreen Brickworks Demonstrates How To Work With industrial Relics, Graffiti and All | Vertical Farm - Food Factory | Scoop.it
The office building, going for LEED Platinum, is built on top of a brick factory from another era. It rises to the challenge.
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Unique LA, worm composting and more in the week ahead - Los Angeles Times

Unique LA, worm composting and more in the week ahead - Los Angeles Times | Vertical Farm - Food Factory | Scoop.it
Unique LA, worm composting and more in the week aheadLos Angeles Times6: Los Angeles designer and architectural theorist Joe Day of Deegan-Day Design lectures as part of the UCLA Architecture and Urban Design series.
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Why Vertical Farms aren’t Possible - The Scientist Guy

Why Vertical Farms aren’t Possible - The Scientist Guy | Vertical Farm - Food Factory | Scoop.it
Why Vertical Farms aren't Possible Vertical Farming is an innovative idea to solve the problems of world hunger, decreasing agricultural area, increasing population etc. It says to make skyscraper...
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Today we are planting the seeds of a New Hawaii — FarmRoof

Today we are planting the seeds of a New Hawaii — FarmRoof | Vertical Farm - Food Factory | Scoop.it
Today we are planting the seeds of a New Hawaii...

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Eccentric town, Todmorden, growing ALL its own veg

Eccentric town, Todmorden, growing ALL its own veg | Vertical Farm - Food Factory | Scoop.it
The vegetable plots are the most visible sign of an amazing plan: to make Todmorden (resident Estelle Brown is pictured) the first town in the country that is self-sufficient in food.
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Farmers Can Grow Food for All, as Long as Ecosystems Hold

Farmers Can Grow Food for All, as Long as Ecosystems Hold | Vertical Farm - Food Factory | Scoop.it
Thomas Malthus, history’s celebrated pessimist, wrote in 1798 that, should war and disease fail to claim humanity, “gigantic inevitable famine stalks in the rear, and with one mighty blow levels the population with the food of the world.”...

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CBS News: Urban farming on the rise nationwide — City Farmer News

CBS News: Urban farming on the rise nationwide — City Farmer News | Vertical Farm - Food Factory | Scoop.it
CBS News: Urban farming on the rise nationwide: U.S. Homes Expected to Lose Nearly $700 Bil...
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Locavore Fantasia — Work Architecture Company

Locavore Fantasia — Work Architecture Company | Vertical Farm - Food Factory | Scoop.it

WORKac’s version of vertical farming combines migrant farmers’ housing in a series of stepped terraces with a farmer’s market and public space below. The terraces allow in-soil growing (and a small golf course), duplicating the surface of the site once. The entire project is supported, literally, by culture with sculpture-structures holding it up. Project commissioned by New York magazine.

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Freight Farms | Mass Innovation Nights

Innovative new products, social media powered events. (Visit @FreightFarms to learn more about hydroponic crop production!
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Vertical farming finds success abroad; is the U.S. next?

Vertical farming finds success abroad; is the U.S. next? | Vertical Farm - Food Factory | Scoop.it
In the future, the farm may come to the city. “Vertical farming” is the umbrella term describing indoor growing methods like hydroponics, aquaponics, aeroponics and other systems. Indoor farming isn’t new, of course.
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EnviroIngenuity partners with Verti-Gro to promote hydroponic vertical farming systems throughout So. California : Tue, 07 Feb 2012 : California Newswire™

EnviroIngenuity partners with Verti-Gro to promote hydroponic vertical farming systems throughout So.
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How to Make the Food System More Energy Efficient: Scientific American

How to Make the Food System More Energy Efficient: Scientific American | Vertical Farm - Food Factory | Scoop.it
Changes in agriculture, policy and personal behaviors can reduce the energy a nation uses to feed itself and the greenhouse gases it emits...
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