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  • July 5 event: Re-visioning Vertical Farming!
    July 5 event: Re-visioning Vertical Farming!

    20/06/2018

    Join us in this three-day citizen participation forum, as we invite you to share your vision of vertical farming through images, and to discuss with us the future of local and sustainable food systems. July 5th - 7th 2018 ∣ Deutsches Museum, Ehrensaal. Share with us your vision of vertical farming – an upcoming trend in urban food production!

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  • Making sense of the terms in Vertical Farming
    Making sense of the terms in Vertical Farming

    13/06/2018

    What exactly is vertical farming? I know that I picture stacked layers of plants sprouting in organised rows inside some big, bright warehouse. This isn’t quite wrong. Columbia emeritus professor Dickson Despommier is credited for making the term mainstream. 

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  • Vertical Farming – what’s the deal anyway?
    Vertical Farming – what’s the deal anyway?

    07/03/2018

    The word farming evokes a range of sentiments. For me, I see images of the sun shining on green, open fields with animals grazing about. Depending where you’re from, this scene may vary, but more or less, we probaby have a similar feel. Can the same be said when you instead hear vertical farming?

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