Singapore is making a big step forwards in Local Sustainable Food Production with the opening of a Commercial Vertical Farm. This Farm is world’s first commercial Vertical farm and produces 1 ton of Vegetables locally grown. For now the … Lees verder Singapore has First Commercial Vertical farm!.
Architect Jose Selgas made this creation for the Venice Architecture Biennale 2012. This hydroponic system is built to show us the use of different materials to grow plants with,and even with existing materials made for other purposes. This system is … Lees verder Hydroponics at Venice Architecture Biennale 2012.
Matt Liotta, founder of Atlanta-based start-up, PodPonics, aims to offer the ability to grow organic hydroponic lettuce locally in specially outfitted recycled shipping containers. These computer-controlled environmental systems have a bunch of great features: regulate temperature, humidity, pH levels and … Lees verder Shipping Container Nursery,Podponics!.
The streets of San Francisco are lined with Pear,Plum and Apple Trees , out of fear that the fruit-trees will make a mess the city planted sterile trees that don’t bear fruit. The group was started by Tara Hui, who … Lees verder Guerrilla-Grafting.
One of Britain’s leading Garden and Landscape-designer Andy Sturgeon created this flying garden for EDF London Eye as part of London’s Southbank and Bankside Cultural Quarter Cityscapes Festival. The inaugural Cityscapes garden design festival takes place over the summer at … Lees verder London Eye Flying Garden
This edible greenhouse is a design of two dutch artists Marijke Bruinsma from ‘ de stuurlui.nl ‘ and Arjen de Groot from ‘ studio gras ‘.The idea behind this portable food-garden is to seduce people to grow their own food … Lees verder The Edible Greenhouse.
Another great way of growing your plants vertical and in this case it’s 100 % organic. Lees verder Bamboo Vertical planter.
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Helsinki is the Urban Horticultural Capital of Europe,okay it’s not official but more and more initiative is taken on Urban-Farming. This year Helsinki is World Design Capital 2012 and this gave the Urban-Farming Movement a great boost forwards. This Roller-Coaster … Lees verder Helsinki Roller-Coaster Garden.
All around the world Architects and developers have plans for vertical farming,almost every major city that thinks of itself as being green have at least a plan for this. Until so far it’s a shame that these plans are only … Lees verder World’s first Vertical Forest.
Will Allen is de oprichter en directeur van GROWING POWER, en is DE promoter van Urban Farming in de Verenigde Staten. Zijn vele inspanningen met GROWING POWER hebben hem de laatste 20 jaar ook een aantal mooie onderscheidingen opgeleverd zoals , Mac Arthur Genius Grant, en zelfs een notering in de TIMES 100 Most Influential People. Will Allen ademt Urban Faming ,overal waar ik aan het zoeken ben voor nieuws over Urban Flora kom ik zijn hoofd wel tegen. Photo of Will Allen of Growing Power taken in greenhouse #7 . It is a community gardening coop, where he teaches … Lees verder Will Allen is Urban Farming!.