Vertical Farming on Rise for Urban Food Supply

July 9, 2010


Valcent Product’s VertiCrop system of hanging gardens

By 2050 more than 80% of the world’s population is expected to be living in urban areas. How will we feed them? Vertical farming offers a highly effective, sustainable, and cost-efficient solution. On a … Read More…

Greening and Filling Vacant Real Estate: Repurposing into Urban Gardens

October 10, 2009

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Auto plant transformed into hydroponic garden: Landscape Architect Rick Kacenski, HOK Planning Group, St. Louis

Hydroponics in Auto Plant? The recent tidal change in local auto production and sales has resulted in numerous idled and shuttered facilities throughout our communities. … Read More…

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