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Hydroponic greenhouse farms at or near supermarkets - Roger Ebert's Journal

Hydroponic greenhouse farms at or near supermarkets - Roger Ebert's Journal | Vertical Farm - Food Factory | Scoop.it
RT @ebertchicago: Hydroponic farms at or near supermarkets. Think about it. A bright idea.
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Center for Urban Agriculture - Vertical Farming Concept

A conceptual high-rise net-zero vertical farm designed for the Cascadia Green Building Council's 2007 Living Building Challenge. Learn more about this projec...
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Garden Guru Gayla Trail Talks Small-Space Gardening, Herbs, and Edible Flowers (Interview)

Garden Guru Gayla Trail Talks Small-Space Gardening, Herbs, and Edible Flowers (Interview) | Vertical Farm - Food Factory | Scoop.it
TreeHugger chats with the author of Easy Growing who dishes on her number one totally unkillable herb.
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The world’s first Plantagon Greenhouse for Urban Agriculture breaks ground in Sweden

The world’s first Plantagon Greenhouse for Urban Agriculture breaks ground in Sweden | Vertical Farm - Food Factory | Scoop.it
The first Plantagon Greenhouse breaks ground. A new type of greenhouse for vertical farming; an international Centre of Excellence for Urban Agriculture; a...
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AGRITECTURE:, Check this out! More designers are developing...

AGRITECTURE:, Check this out! More designers are developing... | Vertical Farm - Food Factory | Scoop.it
Check this out! More designers are developing incredibly innovative (and sexy) at home aquaponic solutions. Can’t wait to see more of these concepts become a reality… ggtravel: “ GO GREEN TIP #82: DIY...
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Chipotle is Apple: How the burrito chain is revolutionizing fast food.

Chipotle is Apple: How the burrito chain is revolutionizing fast food. | Vertical Farm - Food Factory | Scoop.it
Hunting for business success stories in a recession is a difficult (and sometimes depressing) task. Most of the feel-good stories seem to come from the high-tech world and the burgeoning app economy.
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Yardsmart: Hydroponic gardening may aid food supply

Yardsmart: Hydroponic gardening may aid food supply | Vertical Farm - Food Factory | Scoop.it
I grew up in NASA's Apollo years (1961-72), when space-age technology yielded such essentials as memory foam, smoke detectors and water filters.
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Battle Your Garden Pests With Ladybugs

Battle Your Garden Pests With Ladybugs | Vertical Farm - Food Factory | Scoop.it
We recently had a thrip and aphid infestation in one of our hydroponic grow rooms at the Atlanta Woodmont location. So what's the greatest way to get back some order in the room? Ladybugs! These cu...
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Gowanus Canal to Become "Sponge Park" for Storm Water Runoff

Gowanus Canal to Become "Sponge Park" for Storm Water Runoff | Vertical Farm - Food Factory | Scoop.it
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UL Global Study Reveals Food Safety is Top of Mind for Manufacturers and Consumers - MarketWatch (press release)

UL Global Study Reveals Food Safety is Top of Mind for Manufacturers and ConsumersMarketWatch (press release)Global perceptions were collected from consumers and manufacturers in China, India, Germany, and the US across industries in high tech,...
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Living Towers Introduction

Hydroponics has been around awhile but Living Towers, a local farm, has brought a new twist to farming.It's unique design allows for backyard, patio or rooft...
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Sweet Tea Green Wall, Beirut / Lebanon by Green Studios

Sweet Tea Green Wall, Beirut / Lebanon by Green Studios | Vertical Farm - Food Factory | Scoop.it
Located on the first floor, Sweet Tea is an open sky terrace which four facades are treated in green wall, the first of its kind in LEBANON (Así de verde: http://t.co/3V0MXnR2...)...
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New Urban Farmers | Video

New Urban Farmers | Video | Vertical Farm - Food Factory | Scoop.it
This vivid publication will explore the farmers, food artisans, and culinary wonders within our communities that make eating local food an everyday pleasure.
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Whole Foods posts highest-ever quarterly profit, plans to keep growing - Austin American-Statesman

Austin American-StatesmanWhole Foods posts highest-ever quarterly profit, plans to keep growingAustin American-StatesmanAs part of a technology change, commenting will not be available on some articles for a number of months.
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Genetically Modified Crop Cultivation Rising Around The World

Genetically Modified Crop Cultivation Rising Around The World | Vertical Farm - Food Factory | Scoop.it
For the first time this year, GMO crops are expected to occupy more area in developing countries than in industrial countries. But the United States is still in lead.
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Hanging Gardens Make Sleek Use of Small Balconies

Hanging Gardens Make Sleek Use of Small Balconies | Vertical Farm - Food Factory | Scoop.it
German designer Manuel Dreesmann's 'Skyfarm' concept turns the unused space above urban dwellers' heads into attractive, easy-to-tend floating gardens.
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Design Challenge: Ten Urban Balcony Garden Ideas | Urban Gardens | Unlimited Thinking For Limited Spaces | Urban Gardens

Design Challenge: Ten Urban Balcony Garden Ideas | Urban Gardens | Unlimited Thinking For Limited Spaces | 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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How the iPad is Changing the Restaurant Industry | MacTrast

How the iPad is Changing the Restaurant Industry | MacTrast | Vertical Farm - Food Factory | Scoop.it
The iPad is emerging as a viable way to easily and interactively order food in restaurants, with several services offering restaurant owners the chance to implement iPads into their business.
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Burgeoning San Diego Startup Slings Locally Grown Hydroponic Butter Lettuce with Roots Intact

Burgeoning San Diego Startup Slings Locally Grown Hydroponic Butter Lettuce with Roots Intact | Vertical Farm - Food Factory | Scoop.it
For several years, Pierre Sleiman explored hydroponics. He said that he found most of the existing hydroponic farms to be large-scale facilities that shipped their products over large distances.
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Leket app connects food donors with charities

Leket app connects food donors with charities | Vertical Farm - Food Factory | Scoop.it
What do you get if you mix a charity with smart phone technology? An app that helps the needy, of course. (Leket app connects food donors with charities: What do you get if you mix a charity with smart phone technology?
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With London Monuments, Artist Shows Just How High Sea Levels Will be in 3012

With London Monuments, Artist Shows Just How High Sea Levels Will be in 3012 | Vertical Farm - Food Factory | Scoop.it
Help! This is what rising oceans, due to climate change, will make London look like. Send lifeboats.
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Vegetable Factory by the Vertical Farming

In a world where the safety of our food supply is constantly being challenged by climactic change, e-coli bacteria, and contaminants of all kinds ...youtube.com...
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Technology Feeds China - SBWire (press release)

Technology Feeds ChinaSBWire (press release)China's first central document of 2012 mainly focuses on enhancing the development of agricultural science& technology, aiming to safeguard domestic food security.
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SPIN-Farming Basics with Pedal-Powered Urban Farmer Curtis Stone « Sustain Ontario

SPIN-Farming Basics with Pedal-Powered Urban Farmer Curtis Stone « Sustain Ontario | Vertical Farm - Food Factory | Scoop.it
Looking forward to hearing Curtis' experiences in SPIN farming tonight!
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An Empty Lot Becomes a Riverpark Farm in NYC - Core77

An Empty Lot Becomes a Riverpark Farm in NYC - Core77 | Vertical Farm - Food Factory | Scoop.it
Industrial Design content and community site - articles, discussions, interviews and resources.
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