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Chefs and farmers come together for Good Food Festival - Dining Chicago (blog)

Chefs and farmers come together for Good Food Festival - Dining Chicago (blog) | Vertical Farm - Food Factory | Scoop.it
Dining Chicago (blog)Chefs and farmers come together for Good Food FestivalDining Chicago (blog)By Leah A.
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Aquaponic greenhouse yields food for business

Meriden, Conn. (WTNH) - A new project in Meriden is copying mother nature in order to produce food and jobs for some special Connecticut residents...
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Urban Island Prototype 01 Reimagines the Public Park as a Multi-Level Elevated Green Space

Urban Island Prototype 01 Reimagines the Public Park as a Multi-Level Elevated Green Space | Vertical Farm - Food Factory | Scoop.it
For the Seattle Urban Intervention Competition, Erick Kristanto has designed the Urban Island Prototype 01, which reorganizes the traditional idea of public park space by creating an elevated pavilion that separates park activity from green space.
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Madison Abuzz As New Ordinance Legalizes Beekeeping - WISC Madison

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Madison Abuzz As New Ordinance Legalizes BeekeepingWISC MadisonOfficially called Section 9.53, the change comes as an amendment to chapter 28 of the Madison General Ordinances of the conservancy, agriculture, and residential districts.
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Backyard Farms hydroponic tomatoes: the stats | The Leamington ...

Backyard Farms hydroponic tomatoes: the stats | The Leamington ... | Vertical Farm - Food Factory | Scoop.it
In 2011 the revenue of the hydroponic farming industry was $544 million, and have been experiencing a growth rate of 7.8% annually. However, hydroponic vegetables still only account for less than 1% of total produce on the ...
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The Real Dirt On Gardening: Kingston, NY Rivals Detroit in Commitment to Urban Farming

The Real Dirt On Gardening: Kingston, NY Rivals Detroit in Commitment to Urban Farming | Vertical Farm - Food Factory | Scoop.it
Kingston, NY Rivals Detroit in Commitment to Urban Farming http://t.co/BoZiSB3s...
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Winners of “Big Idea” Entrepreneurship Contest Announced - Kenyon Collegian

Winners of “Big Idea” Entrepreneurship Contest Announced - Kenyon Collegian | Vertical Farm - Food Factory | Scoop.it
Winners of “Big Idea” Entrepreneurship Contest AnnouncedKenyon CollegianBy Zoey Erdenebileg Adrian Galbraith-Paul '12 developed an aquaponics system that provides a complete habitat for fish and supports plant growth.
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Trees Losing Ground in Cities Across the U.S.

Trees Losing Ground in Cities Across the U.S. | Vertical Farm - Food Factory | Scoop.it
With cities becoming ever more crowded with people and concrete, urban trees are losing ground at an alarming rate.
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Why Eat Bad Food? - Duke University

Why Eat Bad Food? - Duke University | Vertical Farm - Food Factory | Scoop.it
Duke UniversityWhy Eat Bad Food?Duke UniversityThe center also explores new techniques such as vertical farming to maximize space and using food waste to create methane. More than 1000 farmers are trained at the center each year.
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Gov. Malloy tours Arc aquaponic food production system

Gov. Malloy tours Arc aquaponic food production system | Vertical Farm - Food Factory | Scoop.it
MERIDEN — Gardeners, fish enthusiasts and Connecticut Gov. Dannel P. Malloy were shown the best of gardening and fish life Thursday when The Arc of Meriden-Wallingford Inc. showcased its aquaponic food production system.
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Built ‘From the Light Up’, Hydroponic Technology Startup Seeks to Revolutionize Urban Farming

Built ‘From the Light Up’, Hydroponic Technology Startup Seeks to Revolutionize Urban Farming | Vertical Farm - Food Factory | Scoop.it
At first glance, Omega Garden’s product list might be a little confusing, with its Volksgarden® and Farmdominium™.
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Backyard Urban Gardening - Grow Your Own Food: Hi Tech Rabbit Farming

Grow Your Own Food - Hi Tech Rabbit Farming http://t.co/isvldKwO...
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Home Town Farms completes funding

Home Town Farms completes funding | Vertical Farm - Food Factory | Scoop.it
Congrats Dan Gibbs! State-of-the-art vertical urban farming system to be built in San Diego, CA.
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From Vacant Places to Growing Spaces: Making the Twin Cities a ...

From Vacant Places to Growing Spaces: Making the Twin Cities a ... | Vertical Farm - Food Factory | Scoop.it
Urban farming is a hot topic right now. From figuring out the policies and politics around backyard beekeeping or chicken rearing, to full-on community garden spaces, there is no denying that urban agriculture is being ...
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A guide to indoor gardening – CNN | Aeroponics | Indoor Gardens | Hydroponics

A guide to indoor gardening – CNN | Aeroponics | Indoor Gardens | Hydroponics | Vertical Farm - Food Factory | Scoop.it
A guide to indoor gardening – CNN: organic garden with aeroponic systemMake sure you know what kind of light you...
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Aquaponics garden in kolkata | soil free vegetables | Aquaponic vegetables india | Aquaponic gardening kolkata | Aquaponics Kolkata | Aquaponics West Bengal | soil free garden India | Aquaponic Tec...

Aquaponics garden in kolkata | soil free vegetables | Aquaponic vegetables india | Aquaponic gardening kolkata | Aquaponics Kolkata | Aquaponics West Bengal | soil free garden India | Aquaponic Tec... | Vertical Farm - Food Factory | Scoop.it
Aquaponic Gardening in Kolkata by Urbagrow using fish, water and no soil raising Organic Vegetables like Capsicum, Chillies, Brinjal, Tomatoes, Cucumbers.
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Know Your Farmer, Know Your Food Data | Food+Tech Connect

Know Your Farmer, Know Your Food Data | Food+Tech Connect | Vertical Farm - Food Factory | Scoop.it
Yesterday, the USDA launched Know Your Farmer, Know Your Food (KYF) Compass, a new digital report that details USDA support for local and regional food projects.
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Student targeting sustainable gardeners with aeroponic units - Phoenix Business Journal

Student targeting sustainable gardeners with aeroponic units - Phoenix Business Journal | Vertical Farm - Food Factory | Scoop.it
An Arizona State University student wants to make sustainable gardening more affordable...
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Philadelphia International Flower Show takes a 'trip' to Hawaii - Allentown Morning Call

Philadelphia International Flower Show takes a 'trip' to Hawaii - Allentown Morning Call | Vertical Farm - Food Factory | Scoop.it
Allentown Morning CallPhiladelphia International Flower Show takes a 'trip' to HawaiiAllentown Morning CallTowering palms, bamboo, green walls and a canopy of tropical plants will immerse you in a Hawaiian rainforest.
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Malloy Lauds Innovation of Meriden-Wallingford ARC Aquaponics Project [With video] - Patch.com

Malloy Lauds Innovation of Meriden-Wallingford ARC Aquaponics Project [With video] - Patch.com | Vertical Farm - Food Factory | Scoop.it
Malloy Lauds Innovation of Meriden-Wallingford ARC Aquaponics Project [With video]Patch.comThe ARC Eatery, a division of the nonprofit organization that trains, employs, and otherwise serves adults and children with developmental disabilities, is...
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Minneapolis can sow the seeds of an urban agriculture renewal - Minnesota Public Radio

Minneapolis can sow the seeds of an urban agriculture renewal - Minnesota Public Radio | Vertical Farm - Food Factory | Scoop.it
Minneapolis can sow the seeds of an urban agriculture renewalMinnesota Public RadioLast April, Mayor RT Rybak and the City Council unanimously passed the Urban Agriculture Policy Plan to promote urban agriculture in Minneapolis.
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Shapeshifting Building Would Allow Urban Farming Year-Round

Shapeshifting Building Would Allow Urban Farming Year-Round | Vertical Farm - Food Factory | Scoop.it
One of the biggest challenges of farming in any city that isn’t Los Angeles or Miami is the crappy weather: You can’t very well grow big, juicy strawberries on your rooftop in Williamsburg in the middle of January.
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Wisconsin’s Future Farm Packs Sustainable Punch with Cow Powered Aquaponics Operation

Wisconsin’s Future Farm Packs Sustainable Punch with Cow Powered Aquaponics Operation | Vertical Farm - Food Factory | Scoop.it
Future Farm uses aquaponics to grow about 8,000 pounds of fish and 500,000 plants, which it sells regionally. But here comes the interesting part—this is done sustainably with the help of about 2,600 cows.
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Former Wall Street Executive Trying to "Close the Loop" on Sustainable Farming | FarmPlate

Former Wall Street Executive Trying to "Close the Loop" on Sustainable Farming | FarmPlate | Vertical Farm - Food Factory | Scoop.it
Vertical Integration Sustainable Farming - what a great concept http://t.co/w3XaJBZy via @farmplate...
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Urban vegetable farming helps achieve food security - ALAGAD Party-List

Urban vegetable farming helps achieve food security - ALAGAD Party-List | Vertical Farm - Food Factory | Scoop.it
(Editor's Note: Mr. Norberto R.Bautista of the Rizal Technological University originally wrote this article titled 'Promoting Urban Agriculture in the Metropolis' that discusses the importance of urb (Urban vegetable farming helps achieve food security...
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