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WormsFromPlanetEarth.com | Musings of an urban farmer.

WormsFromPlanetEarth.com | Musings of an urban farmer. | Vertical Farm - Food Factory | Scoop.it
RT @Weecho: Urban Farming tips from my buddy Brad.
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Casa B Grows Tropical With G-O2™

Casa B Grows Tropical With G-O2™ | Vertical Farm - Food Factory | Scoop.it

G-O2 provides green wall to Casa B new outlet just outside of Boston ... plus big news on Cornell study on green walls ...

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TEDxWarwick – Charlie Price – Aquaponics – Getting More out of Less — City Farmer News

TEDxWarwick – Charlie Price – Aquaponics – Getting More out of Less — City Farmer News | Vertical Farm - Food Factory | Scoop.it
Aquaponics -good for urban farming or not?...
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Urban Food Policy: Growing Rooftop Farming in NYC

Urban Food Policy: Growing Rooftop Farming in NYC | Vertical Farm - Food Factory | Scoop.it
RT @urbanfoodpolicy: Urban Food Policy: Growing Rooftop Farming in NYC http://t.co/uhpFgIpW...
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Hold the French Fries! School Lunch Just Got Healthier with USDA Ruling

Hold the French Fries! School Lunch Just Got Healthier with USDA Ruling | Vertical Farm - Food Factory | Scoop.it
“Parents can now imagine their children coming home from school with a newfound love for spinach, sweet potatoes and whole-wheat spaghetti."...
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Urban farming program looking to expand in Vancouver's school district | OpenFile

Urban farming program looking to expand in Vancouver's school district | OpenFile | Vertical Farm - Food Factory | Scoop.it
Urban farming program, @FreshRootsFarm, looks to expand in Vancouver's school district http://t.co/fopLwGFN @VSB39 #UrbanAg...
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New federal map for what to plant reflects warming

Global warming is hitting not just home, but garden. The government's colorful map of planting zones, most often seen on the back of seed packets, is changing, illustrating a hotter 21st century.
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Urban Adamah – Farming & Learning in Berkeley

Urban Adamah – Farming & Learning in Berkeley | Vertical Farm - Food Factory | Scoop.it
Urban Adamah is a Jewish urban farm walking distance from my house. I have been there a few times for events and my eldest son goes regularly for a workshop.



Adamah is hebrew for earth and w...
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Farmscapes Designs, Builds and Maintains Urban Farms

Farmscapes Designs, Builds and Maintains Urban Farms | Vertical Farm - Food Factory | Scoop.it
Community Guide to Farming (Farmscapes Designs, Builds and Maintains Urban Farms http://t.co/HdIP7tai #eatlocal #urbanfarming #urbanfarm #farmfresh...)...
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Windowfarms: all year inhouse farm | My Blog

Windowfarms: all year inhouse farm | My Blog | Vertical Farm - Food Factory | Scoop.it
Fresh blogpost: urban farming is becoming stylish & easy with help of projects like @windowfarms http://t.co/1ZKnwbq7 (@kickstarter family)...
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Proof That The Greenest Building IS The One Already Standing Released in New Report From Preservation Green Lab

Proof That The Greenest Building IS The One Already Standing Released in New Report From Preservation Green Lab | Vertical Farm - Food Factory | Scoop.it
We have been saying it for years, but now finally have the numbers to prove it. But it isn't as simple as I thought it was.
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The Competitiveness Company Develops Urban Fish Farming in Jamaica

The Competitiveness Company Develops Urban Fish Farming in Jamaica | Vertical Farm - Food Factory | Scoop.it
TCC works to develop ornamental fish farming and exporting in Jamaica http://t.co/F2oYaHsn...
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Tiny rustic farms battle for survival in Los Angeles area

Tiny rustic farms battle for survival in Los Angeles area | Vertical Farm - Food Factory | Scoop.it
A chicken, a raven and a peacock greeted Lisa and Ron Cerda when they moved into their southeastern Tarzana neighborhood almost two decades ago.
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Green Roof Product Cools Solar Panels · Environmental Management & Energy News · Environmental Leader

Green Roof Product Cools Solar Panels · Environmental Management & Energy News · Environmental Leader | Vertical Farm - Food Factory | Scoop.it
Green Roof Technology has launched a system for integrating solar power into a green roof, optimizing energy production by creating a cool micro-climate.
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Design Within Limits: The Urban Agriculture Project - Forbes

Design Within Limits: The Urban Agriculture Project - Forbes | Vertical Farm - Food Factory | Scoop.it
As they attempt to design a commercially viable urban agriculture produce, the dozen bright youngsters in the Breakers program will adhere to a strict design methodology.
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Rooftops and Rhubarb – Innovative Urban Development Brings Local Farming One Step Closer To The Table

Rooftops and Rhubarb – Innovative Urban Development Brings Local Farming One Step Closer To The Table | Vertical Farm - Food Factory | Scoop.it
This is a post from Gideon Jones, a recent addition to the Foodtree team.

Here at Foodtree, we are always asking where our food has come from - if we were to ask Paul Healey that question, he’...
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California Sustainable Winery Lynmar Estate Also Grows Food for Cancer and AIDS Patients

California Sustainable Winery Lynmar Estate Also Grows Food for Cancer and AIDS Patients | Vertical Farm - Food Factory | Scoop.it
This vineyard and winery in Sonoma County also grows fruits and vegetables, which high school students use to prepare healthy meals for cancer and AIDS patients.
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Poor Urban Design and America’s Health

Poor Urban Design and America’s Health | Vertical Farm - Food Factory | Scoop.it
After seeing an elderly woman walking with groceries on sweltering day, with little hope of find public transportation, Dr. Richard Jackson realized that the very way we have built American could be a threat to our health.
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EnviroIngenuity Launches Vertical Farming Division : Send2Press Newswire

EnviroIngenuity Launches Vertical Farming Division : Send2Press Newswire | Vertical Farm - Food Factory | Scoop.it
LAGUNA BEACH, Calif., Jan. 24, 2012 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- EnviroIngenuity today announced its vertical farming division, which is developing vertical farming processes in Southern California to enable individuals and communities to grow their...
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Upcycling's Upshot: How Urban Mushroom Farmers Turned Scavenging into a Business - Business - GOOD

Upcycling's Upshot: How Urban Mushroom Farmers Turned Scavenging into a Business - Business - GOOD | Vertical Farm - Food Factory | Scoop.it
“Our whole company is literally built on trash.”...
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Edwin Marty and Urban Farming in Montgomery, Alabama — City Farmer News

Edwin Marty and Urban Farming in Montgomery, Alabama — City Farmer News | Vertical Farm - Food Factory | Scoop.it
Farming : Edwin Marty and Urban Farming in Montgomery, Alabama — City ...
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The Fine Line Between Aquaponics and Factory Farms

The Fine Line Between Aquaponics and Factory Farms | Vertical Farm - Food Factory | Scoop.it
A rooftop farm in Florida boasts 1lb of fish for every gallon of water. Is that progress, or is it cruelty?
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Tampa Vertical Farm - The Farm of the Future

http://urbanoasisfarm.com/ Click link to see how this urban farm grows a wide variety of seasonal vegetables in vertical towers and learn how you can grow yo...
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Program that teaches urban agriculture and new green jobs for veterans ...

Program that teaches urban agriculture and new green jobs for veterans ... | Vertical Farm - Food Factory | Scoop.it

A place for veterans to learn about agriculture and heal ... 

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