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Tour D'Coop, Raleigh, North Carolina's Annual Tour of Urban ...

Tour D'Coop, Raleigh, North Carolina's Annual Tour of Urban ... | Vertical Farm - Food Factory | Scoop.it
At the Tour D'Coop we love to talk about chickens, chicken keeping and the joys of urban farming. We have coop owners and hens available for interviews and group members who are able to speak on chicken-keeping, ...
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Georgia agronomist exploring vertical farming concept | Vegetables content from Southeast Farm Press

University of Georgia College of Agricultural and Environmental doctoral student Erico Rolim de Mattos foresees a world where exploding human populations, global climate change and land over-development has rendered mankind incapable of...
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City Considers Residents Owning Chickens

City Considers Residents Owning Chickens | Vertical Farm - Food Factory | Scoop.it
The San Marino City Council is considering whether residents should be allowed to own chickens for personal urban farming purposes. What do you think? (City council considering letting residents own chickens.
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Urban Farm Tours | Epicuring California

Urban Farm Tours | Epicuring California | Vertical Farm - Food Factory | Scoop.it
You will see fruit & vegetable gardens, composting systems, rabbits, goats, bees, greywater and more, plus you will get to sample some of what these urban farmers are producing. Each homestead is unique in its interpretation and use of ...
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Grocery's rooftop garden a supermarket first

Grocery's rooftop garden a supermarket first | Vertical Farm - Food Factory | Scoop.it
The only supermarket in downtown New Orleans is the first grocery in the country to develop an aeroponic urban farm on its roof.
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'N': An indoor hydroponic system for growing wheatgrass

'N': An indoor hydroponic system for growing wheatgrass | Vertical Farm - Food Factory | Scoop.it
Wheatgrass is well known to help us get rid of toxins from the body as it boosts cell regeneration.
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Jewish Urban Farming Fellowship Job at Urban Adamah

Jewish Urban Farming Fellowship Job at Urban Adamah | Vertical Farm - Food Factory | Scoop.it
Green jobs and career center from GreenBiz.com lists jobs in renewable energy, clean tech, green building, sustainable businesses and socially responsible organizations, and more.
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New technology can detect as little as 0.1 percent GMO contamination in crops, food : Dr. Leonard Coldwell

Dr.Leonard Coldwell, the lead expert on cancer and stress related illnesses (New technology can detect as little as 0.1 percent GMO contamination in crops, food - http://t.co/4GgBbeVr...)...
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RMCCI Introduces An Indoor Hydroponic Organic Farm

RMCCI Introduces An Indoor Hydroponic Organic Farm | Vertical Farm - Food Factory | Scoop.it
Company Name - Medford, MA. Company Message (Check out the RMCCI Hydroponic Garden. Over 16 Veggies and Herbs and growing!
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How to Fight Fast Food in Your Own Backyard

How to Fight Fast Food in Your Own Backyard | Vertical Farm - Food Factory | Scoop.it
Check out this new report on how we can all fight the influence of fast food in our lives and communities.
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Dry lands getting drier, wet getting wetter: Earth's water cycle intensifying with atmospheric warming

Dry lands getting drier, wet getting wetter: Earth's water cycle intensifying with atmospheric warming | Vertical Farm - Food Factory | Scoop.it
A clear change in salinity has been detected in the world's oceans, signaling shifts and an acceleration in the global rainfall and evaporation cycle.

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Maker Faire 2012: EcoJaunt's How-To Videos For Green Living

Maker Faire 2012: EcoJaunt's How-To Videos For Green Living | Vertical Farm - Food Factory | Scoop.it
A home base for eco-living education, a start-up called EcoJaunt has traveled all over to collect the best tips and tricks from DIY experts.

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Antibiotic residues, some more than FDA limits, in seafood purchased at US grocery stores, experts say

Scientists have found evidence of antibiotics – one a suspected human carcinogen – in seafood imported into the United States and purchased from grocery store shelves.
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Design In Helsinki — Turn Table: An Urban Farm And Restaurant In ...

Design In Helsinki — Turn Table: An Urban Farm And Restaurant In ... | Vertical Farm - Food Factory | Scoop.it
Helsinki World Design Capital 2012 wouldn't be complete without an urban farm. Urban agriculture is hotter than hot these days, and although the majority of urban farming projects aren't gonna solve any food-related ...
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girl hearts life: A Girlfriend's Guide to Urban Farming

girl hearts life: A Girlfriend's Guide to Urban Farming | Vertical Farm - Food Factory | Scoop.it
[BLOGGED] A Girlfriend's Guide to Urban Farming http://t.co/HLFWVQon...
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Hydroponic Farming is on the Rise - Mr. Sweets Hydro | Dallas ...

The hydroponic farming industry – which grows fruits and vegetables in greenhouses without the use of soil – is growing 10% a year, according to a recent story on SoCal Connect. The video highlights Houweling Nurseries, ...
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urbanfoodproduction: Urban Farming, a Bit Closer... | UrbanEater

urbanfoodproduction: Urban Farming, a Bit Closer... | UrbanEater | Vertical Farm - Food Factory | Scoop.it
urbanfoodproduction: Urban Farming, a Bit Closer to the Sun (click photo for cool NY Times article from 3 years ago) (UrbanEater http://t.co/Tm9TJcfM via @urbaneater...)...
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Urban Farming: The Libertad Urban Farm Project

Urban Farming: The Libertad Urban Farm Project | Vertical Farm - Food Factory | Scoop.it
Follow the progress of our first initiative at Changents. Become a backer! The BLK Projek has witnessed all too often land that lays fallow in urban areas where under served people of color live an...
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An Urban Garden for Your Bus Stop

An Urban Garden for Your Bus Stop | Vertical Farm - Food Factory | Scoop.it
A London guerrilla gardening project aims to plant food up and down a city bus line.
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Sustainable Living, Liberty, and the Pursuit of Urban Farms by Anthony Gregory

In Oakland, California, where I live, urban homesteading--growing food on private land for small-scale trade and consumption--has become so common the city government has backed off a bit. ...
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Koubachi WiFi Plant Sensor takes your cactii's temperature, sends it to your iPhone

Koubachi WiFi Plant Sensor takes your cactii's temperature, sends it to your iPhone | Vertical Farm - Food Factory | Scoop.it
Plants, like pets, need to be constantly cared for, but not everyone's blessed with the requisite green thumb.

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Hunter-gatherers and horticulturalist lifestyle linked to lower blood pressure increases, atherosclerosis risks

Traditional "hunter-gatherer" and "horticulturalist" populations have significantly lower age-related increases in blood pressure and less risks of atherosclerosis than "modernized" populations.

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Plan Your Garden With These Plants for Sunny and Shady Places

Plan Your Garden With These Plants for Sunny and Shady Places | Vertical Farm - Food Factory | Scoop.it
If you have a little room in your backyard for a garden, or even a space for a container garden outside your window, you may struggle with what you should plant for the amount of light you get.

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Doctors Office Transforms 4,000 Sq.Ft Lawn into Edible Landscape

Doctors Office Transforms 4,000 Sq.Ft Lawn into Edible Landscape | Vertical Farm - Food Factory | Scoop.it
With diabetes and obesity causing major health problems, one family practice is transforming its front lawn into an educational, edible garden.

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Seagrasses Can Store Twice as Much Carbon as Forests

Seagrasses Can Store Twice as Much Carbon as Forests | Vertical Farm - Food Factory | Scoop.it
The majority of the stored carbon is in the soil anchoring seagrasses, where it can be several meters deep and could be storing carbon for thousands of years.

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