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Light electric vehicles, urban bikes foci of design competition - Focus Taiwan News Channel

Light electric vehicles, urban bikes foci of design competition - Focus Taiwan News Channel | Vertical Farm - Food Factory | Scoop.it
Light electric vehicles, urban bikes foci of design competitionFocus Taiwan News ChannelTaipei, March 4 (CNA) Light electric vehicles and innovative urban bikes are the foci of this year's International Bicycle Design Competition, according to the...
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Looking UP: Vertical Farming : BN Magazine

With 80% of the earth's population expected to reside in urban areas, the creation of vertical farms would secure a sustainable environment for citizens and there will be no or reduced need to resource crops from elsewhere.
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Failed backyard farms lead to growing number of homeless animals

Failed backyard farms lead to growing number of homeless animals | Vertical Farm - Food Factory | Scoop.it
As more urbanites abandon their attempts at homesteading, farm animal sanctuaries are feeling the crunch and animals are suffering. (Mother Nature Network front page feature.
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Earth worms in aquaponics 8-23-11 « The Article Site

Earth worms in aquaponics 8-23-11: Showing earthworms growing in my aquaponic filter system. They thrive in the ...
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BK Farmyards: Developing a 1-Acre Youth Farm

BK Farmyards transforms idle land to farmyards providing access to fresh, local, organic food. In 2010, our farmers are starting a 1-acre farmyard.
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Conservation Agriculture to Boost Food Security - AllAfrica.com

Conservation Agriculture to Boost Food Security - AllAfrica.com | Vertical Farm - Food Factory | Scoop.it
Conservation Agriculture to Boost Food SecurityAllAfrica.comThe framework seeks to map the most effective way of promoting the technology to boost food security and well being of local farmers.
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NATURAL GREENWALL by GREENWORKS - Home Design Ideas ...

NATURAL GREENWALL by GREENWORKS - Home Design Ideas ... | Vertical Farm - Food Factory | Scoop.it
Brings a new concept in residential or office interior design by applying natural greenwall presented by Greenworks Swedish company. The company has released the indoor vertical garden that will beautify the walls called ...
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Urban youths take a U-turn towards farming

NAGPUR: 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...
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At the Restaurant of the Future, This Gadget Takes Your Order - Atlantic Mobile

At the Restaurant of the Future, This Gadget Takes Your Order - Atlantic Mobile | Vertical Farm - Food Factory | Scoop.it
The Atlantic covers news and analysis on politics, business, culture, technology, national, international and life on the official site of The Atlantic Magazine.
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Plantagon Greenhouse Development

The Development of the Plantagon Greenhouse in a few pictures.
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Tower Garden 4-week time-lapse video

Watch how Tower Garden grows over a 4 week period. The split screen provides a close up of the center section of the tower so you can get a better look. (What is a Tower Garden?
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TechCrunch | Koubachi Wi-Fi Plant Sensor Takes The Guesswork Out Of Container Gardening

TechCrunch | Koubachi Wi-Fi Plant Sensor Takes The Guesswork Out Of Container Gardening | Vertical Farm - Food Factory | Scoop.it
Houseplants can be hard to care for, even when watered regularly on a sunny windowsill. A new device from Swiss startup Koubachi takes the guesswork out of plant care through real-time monitoring and notifications when the plant needs attention.
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The Urban Farmers | Two everyday blokes on their journey towards urban self sufficiency

The Urban Farmers | Two everyday blokes on their journey towards urban self sufficiency | Vertical Farm - Food Factory | Scoop.it
Plug.http://t.co/xmBEt8s4 Join Joel & Jim as they discuss their urban farming situation and share their experiences & thoughts #AudioDiary...
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Growing awareness: A new relationship with food - The Daily Progress

Growing awareness: A new relationship with food - The Daily Progress | Vertical Farm - Food Factory | Scoop.it
Growing awareness: A new relationship with foodThe Daily ProgressIt lauded the “ingenious approaches to solving health, social and environmental issues, including community-supported gardens, urban farming and the raising of backyard chickens and...
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Experts call for promotion of Bio technology in agriculture sector - Business Recorder Pakistan

Experts call for promotion of Bio technology in agriculture sector - Business Recorder Pakistan | Vertical Farm - Food Factory | Scoop.it
Business RecorderExperts call for promotion of Bio technology in agriculture sectorBusiness RecorderISLAMABAD: The experts including international biotechnologists here called for promotion of bio-technology in the agricultural sector for ensuring...
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4 Heirloom, Non-GMO Seed Sources for Foodies, Kitchen Gardeners and Chefs

4 Heirloom, Non-GMO Seed Sources for Foodies, Kitchen Gardeners and Chefs | Vertical Farm - Food Factory | Scoop.it
Keeping genetic diversity in plants isn't just an issue for gardeners. Foodies and chefs have a stake in it as well. By growing and eating endangered foods they can help keep genetic diversity alive for future generations.
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Shipping Containers Can Be Used for Retail, Residential Projects & Beyond

Shipping Containers Can Be Used for Retail, Residential Projects & Beyond | Vertical Farm - Food Factory | Scoop.it
Architect: The Buchan Group

Shipping containersare in many ways an ideal building material. They are designed to carry heavy loads and to be stacked in high columns. They are also designed to r...
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Is Decentralized Urban Farming the Future of food? - Lifestyle - GOOD

Is Decentralized Urban Farming the Future of food? - Lifestyle - GOOD | Vertical Farm - Food Factory | Scoop.it
The founder of BK Farmyards advocates using urban land to grow crops closer to home.
Growing food in dense cities like New York might seem like... (Is Decentralized Urban Farming the Future of food?
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Business Sprouts for UW Grad Student - University of Wyoming News

Business Sprouts for UW Grad Student - University of Wyoming News | Vertical Farm - Food Factory | Scoop.it
University of Wyoming NewsBusiness Sprouts for UW Grad StudentUniversity of Wyoming NewsThe company's technology combines the principles of aquaponic systems -- in which crops are grown above containers with aquatic animals -- and vertical crop...
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Element Eco-Design » Eat Your Yard!

Element Eco-Design » Eat Your Yard! | Vertical Farm - Food Factory | Scoop.it
One of the most innovative urban farm strategies is SPIN farming (Small Plot Intensive). This system of agriculture is a step-by-step guide to growing, marketing and maintaining small farms in urban areas.
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Maui Farmers Union Meeting

This is a movie that shows how meetings o fthe Maui Chapter of the Hawaii farmers Union United are conducted. Vincent Mina, president, is the host.


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Spring Colors in Bloom at Orchid Show - DNAinfo

Spring Colors in Bloom at Orchid Show - DNAinfo | Vertical Farm - Food Factory | Scoop.it
DNAinfoSpring Colors in Bloom at Orchid ShowDNAinfoHe invented the modern concept of "the green wall." (DNAinfo/Serena Solomon) THE BRONX — At the 10th annual Orchid Show at the New York Botanical Garden, plants are not the only thing that's green.
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O’Hare International gets a little greener with first-ever Airport Aeroponic Garden « HMSHost – Making the Traveler's Day Better

O’Hare International gets a little greener with first-ever Airport Aeroponic Garden « HMSHost – Making the Traveler's Day Better | Vertical Farm - Food Factory | Scoop.it
ORD gets a little greener with first ever airport #Aeroponic garden: http://t.co/epU3k4oF...
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Greenhouses | Garden Design

Greenhouses | Garden Design | Vertical Farm - Food Factory | Scoop.it
Greenhouses around the world.(Why Greenhouses are all the rage in urban garden design http://t.co/lUF1ZHXQ...)...
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How To Start A Hydroponic Garden

How To Start A Hydroponic Garden | Vertical Farm - Food Factory | Scoop.it
Tips on How To Start A #Hydroponic #Garden http://t.co/sM6VvvEe...
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