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Green roof revolution | Green Futures Magazine

Green roof revolution | Green Futures Magazine | Vertical Farm - Food Factory | Scoop.it
Forum for the Future is a non-profit organisation working globally with business and government to create a sustainable future. (Energy Tip!
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SEWR, Using Solar Design to Purify Water

SEWR, Using Solar Design to Purify Water | Vertical Farm - Food Factory | Scoop.it
A smart idea for using solar power to not only cool buildings but purify water at the same time.
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‘For-Benefit’ Corporations Value Environmental, Social, Financial Impacts · Environmental Management & Energy News · Environmental Leader

Fortunately, we're seeing a plethora of green products flood the market, as well as prolific messaging about decisions that individuals can make to enhance the sustainability of their lifestyles.
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The Appeal of Urban Farming

The Appeal of Urban Farming | Vertical Farm - Food Factory | Scoop.it
Farms in unlikely places are bringing more fresh produce to more Americans | AGRICULTURE REPORT (The Appeal of Urban Farming: 05 March 2012 The Appeal of Urban Farming TO DOWNLOAD the MP3 of this story, click ...)...
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Twitter / Lauren Kolarik: Urban farming in st Louis! ...

Urban farming in st Louis! #uvmasb http://t.co/VTOXIdB6 (Urban farming in st Louis!
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Beyond ‘ruin porn’: Film gives farm’s-eye view of Detroit

Beyond ‘ruin porn’: Film gives farm’s-eye view of Detroit | Vertical Farm - Food Factory | Scoop.it
What happens to a post-industrial city? How does it revive itself amidst the ruins of a disappearing way of life? In Detroit, modern America’s favorite example of urban decay, the auto industry l...
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How to Grow Food on the Roof | Green Home Design

How to Grow Food on the Roof | Green Home Design | Vertical Farm - Food Factory | Scoop.it
Meanwhile the urbanites will just look on with envy… not unless they have a patch of flat roof or a terrace at their disposal. Roof Garden. Growing food on the roof is not at all difficult and there are many green roofs in large ...
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'Growing Edibles in small urban spaces' - See how people are changing their community! | Project Local

'Growing Edibles in small urban spaces' - See how people are changing their community! | Project Local | Vertical Farm - Food Factory | Scoop.it
Please Help! I have applied for a Project Local grant for my kids school to instal a small aquaponic system. It is...
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The Colbert Report: Dickson Despommier

Dickson Despommier says the future of farming should be in vertical towers.
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Amazon.com: Greening Cities, Growing Communities: Learning from Seattle's Urban Community Gardens (Land and Community Design Case Studies) (9780295989280): Jeffrey Hou, Julie M. Johnson, Laura J. L...

Amazon.com: Greening Cities, Growing Communities: Learning from Seattle's Urban Community Gardens (Land and Community Design Case Studies) (9780295989280): Jeffrey Hou, Julie M. Johnson, Laura J.
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The apbcOffices in Malaysia with a green wall inside

The apbcOffices in Malaysia with a green wall inside | Vertical Farm - Food Factory | Scoop.it
Located in The Pavilion Tower, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, this project is impressive on several levels.
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Rhonda Abrams: Go green in your small business in seven steps - Reno Gazette Journal

Rhonda Abrams: Go green in your small business in seven stepsReno Gazette JournalIt's just good business to reduce your energy and gas consumption — especially with the cost of gas going through the roof.
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Cooling your building naturally - Niagarathisweek.com

Cooling your building naturallyNiagarathisweek.comAlena Dawson, green infrastructure manager at Snips Landscape & Nursery in Welland, spoke to members of the Port Colborne Horticultural Society recently about green roofs, an aesthetically pleasing...
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Experts stress on encouraging herbal cultivation

Experts stress on encouraging herbal cultivation | Vertical Farm - Food Factory | Scoop.it
DH Experts stress on encouraging herbal cultivation: Former director of Central Food Technology and Research Ins...
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Antarctica Threatened by Alien Seed Invasion

Antarctica Threatened by Alien Seed Invasion | Vertical Farm - Food Factory | Scoop.it
By Sid Perkins, ScienceNOWBecause of its hostile climate and remote location, Antarctica is one of the most pristine environments on Earth. ...
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Tactical Urbanism: The Official Guide To Taking Back The Streets

Tactical Urbanism: The Official Guide To Taking Back The Streets | Vertical Farm - Food Factory | Scoop.it
Plan your Spring interventions with this terrific handbook for transforming our towns and cities.
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Warm winter may bring pest-filled spring

The mild winter that has given many Northern farmers a break from shoveling and a welcome chance to catch up on maintenance could lead to a tough spring as many pests that would normally freeze have not.
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GreenBuildIndiana: Visionaries Develop Vertical Farms in ...

GreenBuildIndiana: Visionaries Develop Vertical Farms in ... | Vertical Farm - Food Factory | Scoop.it
Architects and other visionaries are responding to the growing need for food, by proposing vertical farms in urban settings. Why vertical farms? Because "An estimated 109 hectares of new land (about 20% more land than is ...
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Learning urban farming to foster personal growth - Taiwan News Online

Voice of the People, Bridge to the World - Learning urban farming to foster personal growth (Learning urban farming to foster personal growth - eTaiwan News http://t.co/heFRP9a2 #gardening...)...
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Aquaponics at the Aquaculture America Conference | The ...

Aquaponics at the Aquaculture America Conference | The ... | Vertical Farm - Food Factory | Scoop.it
This past week I attended and gave two presentations on Aquaponics at the Aquaculture America Conference in Las Vegas.
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Farm of the Future Opens to the Public on Saturday, March 17 - ElectroIQ

Farm of the Future Opens to the Public on Saturday, March 17: Vertical farming methods save space, energy and wa...
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Frogtown could get new urban farming park

St. Paul's newest park might land in Frogtown, a neighborhood short on green space but, for an urban community, long on interest in farming. (Frogtown could get new urban farming park: St.
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DIY – Living Green Wall – You Can Do It – Really You Can – It’s Easy

DIY – Living Green Wall – You Can Do It – Really You Can – It’s Easy | Vertical Farm - Food Factory | Scoop.it
With so many people in today's economy living in apartments and rentals. Finding ways to live green, and finding ways to enjoying both flowering plants and growing fresh vegetables requires that yo...
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Green trends to hit the roof in future - Independent Online

Green trends to hit the roof in future - Independent Online | Vertical Farm - Food Factory | Scoop.it
Independent OnlineGreen trends to hit the roof in futureIndependent OnlineBy Jeanne Viall Roof-top gardens, like this one in Scarborough, created by Tom Gray, also soften one s outlook.
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