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Appleton native helps change Fox Valley’s food culture – Appleton Post Crescent


Appleton Post Crescent

Appleton native helps change Fox Valley’s food culture
Appleton Post Crescent
On the heels of that experience, Tyink began working for urban agriculture companies developing urban gardens, including indoor hydroponic systems for food pantries and schools to use year-round. He says he was always working to make the systems …

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Newark steel factory to be reborn as world’s largest indoor vertical farm – Mother Nature Network (blog)


Mother Nature Network (blog)

Newark steel factory to be reborn as world’s largest indoor vertical farm
Mother Nature Network (blog)
Although the origins of the mostly-accurate nickname are a bit hazy (its mostly credited to a prideful 19th century farm-owning politician from what’s now Cherry Hill), New Jersey is an agricultural powerhouse that, much to the surprise of those

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Article Highlights Philips’ Work on LEDs for Indoor Agriculture – Electrical Marketing’s LiveWire (blog)


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Article Highlights Philips’ Work on LEDs for Indoor Agriculture
Electrical Marketing’s LiveWire (blog)
Treacy highlights a prototype warehouse farm outside Chicago where Philips has been working with an indoor farming company Green Sense Farms to test and refine techniques for growing food in urban centers. The 30,000 sq ft facility has 14 25-ft racks …
LED bulbs could foster an urban farming revolutionTreehugger

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LED bulbs could foster an urban farming revolution – Treehugger


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LED bulbs could foster an urban farming revolution
Treehugger
Philips, the large electronics company that has been at the forefront of LED technology over the past few years, has been partnering with indoor farming company Green Sense Farms on a city farming project that has demonstrated the ability for LED bulbs
Article Highlights Philips’ Work on LEDs for Indoor AgricultureElectrical Marketing’s LiveWire (blog)

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World’s largest indoor farm putting down roots in New Jersey – People’s World


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World’s largest indoor farm putting down roots in New Jersey
People’s World
With a long history of pollution, as well as corruption within the state environmental department, the Garden State’s nickname hasn’t been particularly well-earned. However, New Jersey’s city of Newark will soon be home to the largest indoor farm in
Say Hello To The (Soon To Be) World’s Largest Indoor Vertical FarmModern Farmer

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Say Hello To The (Soon To Be) World’s Largest Indoor Vertical Farm – Modern Farmer


Modern Farmer

Say Hello To The (Soon To Be) World’s Largest Indoor Vertical Farm
Modern Farmer
Some 15 miles from Manhattan, monster investors are setting up what will be one of the most impressive indoor urban farming units in history. It’s called AeroFarms. Vertical farming is typically done in tall buildings with lots of sunlight; abandoned
World’s largest indoor farm putting down roots in New JerseyPeople’s World

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LED Lights Are The Future Of Urban Farming&At Least If Philips Has Anything … – Co.Exist


Co.Exist

LED Lights Are The Future Of Urban Farming&At Least If Philips Has Anything
Co.Exist
Philips isn’t the only major lighting player in the field—GE Japan partnered with a Japanese indoor farming group to open a huge farm last March but is working aggressively to become the market leader. The company’s city farming group aims to create …

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The Future – Indoor LED Grow Lights Will Help Mitigate Marijuana Industry … – The Weed Blog (blog)


The Weed Blog (blog)

The Future – Indoor LED Grow Lights Will Help Mitigate Marijuana Industry
The Weed Blog (blog)
In Washington state, where legal pot farming is being rolled out more slowly, utilities don’t yet have estimates. But unofficial projections are still substantial. Gabriel Romero, spokesman for Xcel Energy Inc., the major electricity provider in

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This Old New Jersey Steel Mill Will Become the World’s Largest Indoor Farm – Popular Mechanics


Popular Mechanics

This Old New Jersey Steel Mill Will Become the World’s Largest Indoor Farm
Popular Mechanics
New-school urban farming is coming to an old steel mill in Newark, NJ, where a group of investors are putting together the largest vertical farm in the world. The plants are lit by LED and stacked not unlike servers in a server farm. The one-time
US: Newark vertical farm to take ‘precision and performance to another level’Fresh Fruit Portal

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Why Vertical Farming Could Be On The Verge Of A Revolution — And What’s … – Huffington Post

Why Vertical Farming Could Be On The Verge Of A Revolution — And What’s
Huffington Post
On any given day on the fifth floor of the glass-walled Media Lab building, a team of 15 researchers led by Harper can be found operating the project’s small indoor vertical farm. The CityFARM team includes mechanical engineers, biologists, architects

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‘Father of Vertical Farming’ shares views at Green Spirit Harvest Fest – Harborcountry News


Harborcountry News

‘Father of Vertical Farming‘ shares views at Green Spirit Harvest Fest
Harborcountry News
Despommier had earlier talked about a breakthrough in the pharmaceutical world involving indoor growing of a variety of tobacco that can be used to produce many vaccine doses for various illnesses such as influenza in a manner much more efficiently

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‘Father of Vertical Farming’ shares views at Green Spirit Harvest Fest – Harborcountry News


Harborcountry News

‘Father of Vertical Farming‘ shares views at Green Spirit Harvest Fest
Harborcountry News
Despommier had earlier talked about a breakthrough in the pharmaceutical world involving indoor growing of a variety of tobacco that can be used to produce many vaccine doses for various illnesses such as influenza in a manner much more efficiently

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‘Father of Vertical Farming’ shares views at Green Spirit Harvest Fest – Harborcountry News


Harborcountry News

‘Father of Vertical Farming‘ shares views at Green Spirit Harvest Fest
Harborcountry News
Despommier had earlier talked about a breakthrough in the pharmaceutical world involving indoor growing of a variety of tobacco that can be used to produce many vaccine doses for various illnesses such as influenza in a manner much more efficiently

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