Fiskars Grant Feeds Starvin’ Marvin in Alaska

August 13, 2016

Fiskars Grant

The Fiskars Project Orange Thumb 
community garden initiative provides groups across the U.S. and Canada with the tools, materials, and resources they need to bring their garden plans to life.

Fiskars Grant

One of this year’s recipients, The Takshanuk Watershed Council in Read More...

Holy Cow! The World’s First Floating Urban Dairy Farm

August 9, 2016

Floating Urban Dairy Farm

The Netherlands is reinventing urban dairy farming. By January 2017, the port city Rotterdam will be home to the world’s first Floating Dairy Farm

Floating Urban Dairy Farm

With the rapidly rising world population and land scarcity in mind, the Dutch companies behind … Read More...

Grow For the Glow: Desktop Hydroponic Garden Doubles as Lamp

July 31, 2016

Desktop Hydroponic Garden

All you need to be an urban farmer is a countertop or desktop. Even those living in the smallest of living spaces, city apartments with no patios, terraces, or balconies, can grow fresh micro-greens while at the same time illuminating Read More...

Oh Mycelium! Products and DIY Projects Made From Mushrooms

July 30, 2016

DIY Projects Made From Mushrooms  A piece developed within Officina Corpuscoli’s project, The Growing Lab. Photo via Officina Corpuscoli.

There’s a fungus amongus and it’s sprouting some cool designs. For sustainable and innovative industrial design solutions, designers and manufacturers are growing mycelium-based materials … Read More...

How to Join the Seed Bomb Squad

July 13, 2016


Ready to drop a seed bomb? We’re talking friendly bombs dropped with love on disused properties, bringing them to life and beautifying these urban eyesores. For those who haven’t heard of them—seed bombs are a bunch of seeds in Read More...

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