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This Produce Was Grown 100 Feet Underground..

Posted 01.31.2014 | Green

Beneath the streets of London, produce is growing. Radishes, red lion mustard and pea shoots, among other edibles, are being raised in a long-aband...

The Non-Profit That Didn't Know It

Tinia Pina | Posted 11.05.2013 | Impact
Tinia Pina

I founded a startup almost 2 years ago while working in New York City full-time for a small asset management firm. At the time I was spending most hours volunteering and leveraging roughly 80 percent of my talents and strengths outside the workplace for non-profit organizations.

Gotham Greens: Rooftop Farming In New York City

Dark Rye | Posted 06.05.2013 | Taste
Dark Rye

Miles and miles of untouched terrain could be turned into something great.

Will Suburb's New 'Mega' Indoor Vertical Farm Be A Hit?

AP | MARTHA IRVINE | Posted 05.28.2013 | Chicago

BEDFORD PARK, Ill. — Farming in abandoned warehouses has become a hot trend in the Midwest – with varying degrees of success – as mo...

Nation's Largest Indoor Vertical Farm Opens Its Doors

Posted 03.25.2013 | Chicago

Occupying 90,000 square feet of a formerly abandoned suburban Chicago warehouse, FarmedHere is not only the first indoor vertical farm of its kind in ...

Designing a Sustainable Aquaponics System: An Inventor's Touch (video)

Rebecca Gerendasy | Posted 05.15.2013 | Green
Rebecca Gerendasy

Newberg, Oregon - One of the key strengths behind a sustainable aquaponics system--the growing of fish and plants together within a mutually supportin...

Raid Of The Day: Sandy And Grace Sanborn

Radley Balko | Posted 04.09.2013 | Politics

At 7:10 on a Thursday morning in July of 1999, narcotics officers in Roseville, California rushed the home of 78-year-old Sandy Sanborn and his wi...

WATCH: Grow House Explodes

Posted 09.25.2012 | Miami

A Miami-Dade home is scheduled for demolition after a hydroponic marijuana lab explosion turned it into an unsafe structure, CBS Miami reports. T...

Internet of Food: Tweeting Aquaponic Gardens in Oakland

Kirsten Dirksen | Posted 08.27.2012 | Technology
Kirsten Dirksen

It's been hailed as the future of farming: it uses less water (up to 90 percent less than traditional gardening), doesn't attract soil-based bugs and produces two types of produce (both plants and fish).

Soil-less Sky Farming: Rooftop Hydroponics on NYC Restaurant (Video)

Kirsten Dirksen | Posted 08.21.2011 | New York
Kirsten Dirksen

I stepped onto the roof of the West Village restaurant Bell, Book and Candle and caught a glimpse of the future. I was surrounded by 60 white plastic towers seemingly sprouting from the floor.

Colorado Medical Marijuana Dispensary Boom Has

The Denver Post | John Ingold | Posted 05.25.2011 | Denver

Until a few months ago, J.B. Woods was your standard-issue insurance agent. Auto, home, life. Would you like flood coverage with that? Then, in the...

Caltech Studying Keys To Urban Hydroponic Farming, Roof Farms

AP | JACOB ADELMAN | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

POMONA, Calif. — Terry Fujimoto sees the future of agriculture in the exposed roots of the leafy greens he and his students grow in thin streams...