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My Australia | Part 10 of 21 | Mango Farm | Fruit picking

Ecopia - The Sky's the Limit | In Focus

Indoor Vertical Farm 'Pinkhouses' Grow Plants Faster With Less Energy

Indoor farms need light—and a lot of it—to grow crops, but that energy adds up big time in terms of cost and environmental impact. A Pinkhouse is a …

Farming

The World's First Commercial Vertical Farm Opens in Singapore

The dense metropolis of Singapore is now home to the world’s first commercial vertical farm! Built by Sky Greens Farms, the rising steel structure …

Aquaponics

Broadcast live video to your Twitter stream with Meerkat for iOS

On the hunt for a more exciting way to interact with your Twitter followers? Then consider picking up Meerkat: a useful app that allows iOS device …

Solar Powered 'Farm from a Box': Everything You Need to Run an Off-Grid Farm

Shipping containers already make great micro-homes, but one California-based company is using shipping containers to create micro-farms. Farm from a …

Hydroponic Ferris Wheel Optimizes Growth: The OmegaGarden (Video)

<i>Image Credit: OmegaGarden</i><p>When I wrote about marijuana as a possible gateway to farming, I noted that much of the hydroponic supply market seems to be …

Carving a niche with French beans

In Summary<p>The mother of two says she had also learned through her work that farmers were doing well. Armed with hope, she resigned from her job.<br>• Her …

Revolutionary "Homefarm" Combines Retirement Homes with Eco-Friendly Vertical Farming

Architecture firm Spark has recently unveiled <i>Homefarm</i>, a health, housing and farming concept that revolutionizes urban retirement. The proposed plan would offer its residents a space for living and another for farming, allowing them to take part in the agricultural process if they wish.<p>Spark's idea …