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The Cream Puff Inside the Octagon-Shaped Cannoli Shell

Marcos "The Monster" Owen's hands, strangled his opponent barehanded. His opponent's insides came gushing and squishing out in a spray as the hard exterior crumbled into broken bits. And then, before his sweet opponent could tap out, "The Monster" raised what was left of his defeated, dying …

Urban farmers urge city to update compost law

Once a week, Alex Poltorak roams the alleyways of Chicago's Andersonville neighborhood hunting for white buckets stashed here and there crammed with banana peels, avocado shells, bits of onions and other colorful vegetable scraps from his customers' kitchens.<p>In turn, Poltorak deposits at his stops …

Phillips' Large New Vertical LED-lit Urban Garden Brightens Food Security in Indianapolis

One of the largest indoor commercial farms with LED lighting will be unveiled today at the AmeriPlex Industrial Park in Indianapolis. Philips has …

Inhabitat - Green Design, Innovation, Architecture, Green Building

Next-gen urban farms: 10 innovative projects from around the world

Many shoppers like the idea of buying local. After all, it can mean fresher and healthier foods, stronger local economies, direct contact with food producers and in some cases — but not always — lower carbon emissions.<p>But most of us have only a few options for participating in the local food …

Tech entrepreneurs set their sights on urban farming

In the workshop of clean technology startup incubator Greentown Labs outside of Boston, there’s a piece of equipment you would not have found a few years ago: an indoor garden.<p>The garden is a testing lab for Grove Labs, a company designing an appliance to grow leafy green vegetables indoors. Its …

Appareil's Agriculture 2.0 Vertical Farm Tower Re-imagines the Future of Urban Food Production

Agriculture 2.0 is an urban growing system that takes vertical farming to the next level. A breathtaking project designed by Appareil, the spindly …

Queens University Students Turn an Abandoned Mill Into a Flourishing Urban Farm

Over the course of 12 months, Queens University Belfast worked alongside the Biospheric Foundation in Salford, England to design and implement a …

Chicago Approves Plan for Urban Agriculture Eco-District to Revitalize Southside Neighborhoods

Chicago’s Southside, one of the epicenters of African-American culture in the United States and once a home to smog-belching factories and industrial …

Urban Agriculture

Urban Skyfarm: Vertical Hydroponic Farm and Community Hub Offers Food Security for the Future

Vertical farming is about to get even more interesting with Urban SkyFarm, a vertical tree-like hydroponic farm that provides food and renewable …

Conceptual Design's Prefab Modules Transform Any Flat Industrial Rooftop into an Aquaponic Urban Farm

Design firm Conceptual Devices designed a prefab aquaponic rooftop farm to capitalize on unused space in the city. Designed for Urban Farmers AG …

Vertical, aeroponic farming gives soil a run for its money

In the United States, produce can travel up to 1500 miles before reaching its final destination. With more than 80 percent of the world's farmable land already in use, farmers and scientists are aggressively exploring alternatives for continuing to supply the world's food. Estimates show that …

Click & Grow Introduces Internet-Controlled Smart Farm for Urban Agriculture

California-based company Click & Grow makes urban farming easy for even the least savvy green thumbs. Their electronic smart pots monitor plants and …

Urban jungle: how to grow fresh produce in city confines

New York City-based urban farm company Gotham Greens explain their green-fingered business<p>Gotham Greens has taken an innovative approach to urban farming.<p>The <b>US</b> company builds commercial-scale hydroponic greenhouses on rooftops in New York City and delivers locally-grown fresh produce to customers …

Urban Farming Is Not Making San Francisco's Housing Crisis Worse

Community agriculture can improve vacant lots—and it won’t stop anyone from building housing.<p>In a recent <i>Atlantic</i> article, “How Urban Farming Is Making San Francisco's Housing Crisis Worse,” Conor Friedersdorf argues that San Francisco’s new urban-agriculture property tax incentive will only …

How Urban Farming Is Making San Francisco's Housing Crisis Worse

Turning vacant lots into vegetable patches makes no sense for a city with soaring rent.<p>SAN FRANCISCO—There have been harder times to be a renter in this city of 826,000. Room rates shot up during the 1850s and again following the 1906 earthquake and fire. But talk to tech workers, low-income …

Aeroponics

<b>Aeroponics</b> is the process of growing plants in an air or mist environment without the use of soil or an aggregate medium (known as geoponics). The …

Startup Seeks to Shape Future of Urban Agriculture with Fish, Automation and Well Designed Hardware

January 17, 2013 | Missy Smith<p>Photo Credit: Future Tech Farm.<p>Two young mechanical engineers, Brian Falther, 24, a 2010 graduate of Kettering …

Solar powered aquaponics for apartments

Steve Cordova created this small, self-contained fish tank and aquaponic planter with the hopes that it will get people interested in urban farming …

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Step-By-Step How To Build Your Own Aquaponics System

“Break-Through Organic Gardening Secret Grows You Up To 10 Times The Plants, In Half The Time, With Healthier Plants, While the "Fish" Do All the …

Fish + Hydroponics = Aquaponics

Indoor Eco-System With Freshwater Fish & Vegetable Patch Mimics Nature

0<p>Share<p>Share<p>Tweet<p>Pin<p>+1<p>WhatsApp<p>Buffer<p>Email<p>With so much focus on technology and how it enhances our lives and everything inside our homes, there is …

The Farm of the Future: Earthship-Inspired Greenhouse

<b>**Update**: Thanks to you, WE SUCCESSFULLY RAISED $10,000 IN ONE WEEK! We are incredibly thankful and humbled by your generous donations :)</b><p>With more …

Can We Do Full-Scale Farming Inside City Centers?

An urban farm in Montreal is scaling the industry "with more software than farmers."<p>MONTREAL, Canada — In 1999, Dickson Despommier, a professor of environmental health sciences and microbiology at Columbia University, popularized the idea of large-scale urban agriculture by releasing a conceptual …