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Urban agriculture harvests good idea - StarPhoenix

Urban agriculture harvests good ideaStarPhoenixUrban farming is springing up everywhere, and Saskatoon is no exception. But how practical is it to grow fruit in significant amounts in Saskatoon? Quite, it seems.
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Benefits of Vertical Farming

Benefits of Vertical Farming | Vertical Farm - Food Factory | Scoop.it
Places like Hong Kong and Singapore have no place to spread in horizontal manner due to the geographic limitations, so the only option available to them is to grow upwards.
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Lofty ambitions: why green roofs are the future of urban gardening - The Ecologist

Lofty ambitions: why green roofs are the future of urban gardening - The Ecologist | Vertical Farm - Food Factory | Scoop.it
Lofty ambitions: why green roofs are the future of urban gardeningThe EcologistWhether you're familiar with the concept of not, across the UK, green roofs are becoming increasingly common, as people realise the advantages of having a garden on top...
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Walkabout: Neighborhoods may grow more healthy from urban farming

Walkabout: Neighborhoods may grow more healthy from urban farming | Vertical Farm - Food Factory | Scoop.it
Check this out: Walkabout: Neighborhoods may grow more healthy from urban farming http://t.co/Ntw0ptaC...
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O’Hare Goes Green. Big Time. : Sustainable Chicago

O’Hare Goes Green. Big Time. : Sustainable Chicago | Vertical Farm - Food Factory | Scoop.it
Look down next time you fly out of O'Hare. With a ~175K sqft green roof, it is one of the greenest airports.
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Urban youths take a U-turn towards farming - The Times of India

They are young, educated and urbanites, but are not working in an MNC or living a plush lifestyle. They are the new generation of farmers, preferring to be called agriculturists and planters.
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Campus Permaculture Project Up for White House Recognition

Campus Permaculture Project Up for White House Recognition | Vertical Farm - Food Factory | Scoop.it
Umass Amherst students have been convertig a campus lawn into an edible food forest. Now the White House is taking notice.
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Why is a Purple Tomato Better than a Big Red Tomato?

Why is a Purple Tomato Better than a Big Red Tomato? | Vertical Farm - Food Factory | Scoop.it
Diane Ott Whealy recommends taking a stroll through the garden to explain "genetic diversity."...
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Boston Redevelopment Authority Hatching Plan to Let Chickens Fly in the City, Jumpstart Urban Farming

Boston Redevelopment Authority Hatching Plan to Let Chickens Fly in the City, Jumpstart Urban Farming | Vertical Farm - Food Factory | Scoop.it
Boston Redevelopment Authority Hatching Plan to Let Chickens Fly in the City ...: Some waterfront hotels have al...
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The Cricket Bigger Than Beef – Urban Bug Farm by Claire Lemarchand » Yanko Design

The Cricket Bigger Than Beef – Urban Bug Farm by Claire Lemarchand » Yanko Design | Vertical Farm - Food Factory | Scoop.it
Curioso: Urban bug farming http://t.co/EVVvCuhb...
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Hydroponic fodder system | Hydroponics

An Australian-designed hydroponic fodder production system, first-innovated by Victorian Peter Doyle, recently featured on UK television to a viewing audience.
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FARMING IDEAS - Auburn Citizen

FARMING IDEAS - Auburn Citizen | Vertical Farm - Food Factory | Scoop.it
FARMING IDEASAuburn CitizenEldred said many of the event's garden-loving guests are interested in the differences between traditional planting practices and vertical, hydroponic gardening.
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Knesset to discuss new food-aid initiative - Jerusalem Post

Knesset to discuss new food-aid initiative - Jerusalem Post | Vertical Farm - Food Factory | Scoop.it
Knesset to discuss new food-aid initiativeJerusalem Post“We will create a supermarket whereby people can come and chose the fresh fruit and vegetables that they like; they will be able to order it using touchscreen technology and the elderly or...
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Bringing natural life into buildings - eco-business.com

Bringing natural life into buildings - eco-business.com | Vertical Farm - Food Factory | Scoop.it
Bringing natural life into buildingseco-business.comThe installation of a green wall typically costs between $1000 to $1500 per square metre, according to the Board.
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Architecturally Speaking

Architecturally Speaking | Vertical Farm - Food Factory | Scoop.it
Green wall in an office building cafeteria (Green wall in an office building cafeteria http://t.co/ZupoXkeZ...)...
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Greening roofs and walls | Greater London Authority

We are working to promote living roofs and walls across London – they're not only good for the environment but also improve our quality of life.
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Judge Sides with Monsanto; Ridicules Farmers Right to Grow Food Without Fear, Contamination and Economic Harm

New York, On February 24, Judge Naomi Buchwald handed down her ruling on a motion to dismiss in the case of Organic Seed Growers and Trade Association (OSGATA) et al v.
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Urban Agriculture Minneapolis Needs Your Voice | Simple, Good and Tasty

Urban Agriculture Minneapolis Needs Your Voice | Simple, Good and Tasty | Vertical Farm - Food Factory | Scoop.it
RT @afithianruby: Urban Agriculture Minneapolis Needs Your Voice http://t.co/O2UDoBNd #urbanfarm #farming #permaculture...
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London's Stockwell Studios Gardens are Fertile Ground for Plants and Artists

London's Stockwell Studios Gardens are Fertile Ground for Plants and Artists | Vertical Farm - Food Factory | Scoop.it
This hidden haven is a garden-in-the-works and artists' inspiration.
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How to Use Tech to Plan and Optimize Your Garden

How to Use Tech to Plan and Optimize Your Garden | Vertical Farm - Food Factory | Scoop.it
Planning a garden of any kind isn't an easy task. Plants grow at different rates, they never grow to the size you expect, and more often than not, they don't grow at all.
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Developer Stewart Beal launches urban farming business with a social mission

Developer Stewart Beal launches urban farming business with a social mission | Vertical Farm - Food Factory | Scoop.it
Lauren Maloney at the future CityFARM at 103 N. Adams St. in Ypsilanti. Tom Perkins | For AnnArbor.com Ann Arbor developer Stewart Beal is moving ...
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The Green Wall of China | GreenStreamline

The Green Wall of China | GreenStreamline | Vertical Farm - Food Factory | Scoop.it
Your default description here (Check out our blog post on #China's Great #Green Wall!
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Hydroponic Farm | CuisinArt Golf Resort & Spa

Hydroponic Farm | CuisinArt Golf Resort & Spa | Vertical Farm - Food Factory | Scoop.it
Rejuvenate your body and spirit at CuisinArt Golf Resort & Spa – where relaxation is a work of art.
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Gail Simmons says smart, fun food TV is the future - Austin 360

Gail Simmons says smart, fun food TV is the futureAustin 360As part of a technology change, commenting will not be available on some articles for a number of months. Read more about the change here. By JM HIRSCH The Associated Press MIAMI BEACH, Fla.
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Bill Gates: Digital revolution to change food, farming & cure hunger - Oregon Natural Resources Report

Bill Gates: Digital revolution to change food, farming & cure hungerOregon Natural Resources ReportThis time, instead of promoting software to improve office productivity, he passionately advocated for application of the advanced technology to help...
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