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Local man confident in bid for medical-marijuana license – Glens Falls Post-Star

Glens Falls Post-Star Local man confident in bid for medical-marijuana licenseGlens Falls Post-StarIt’s the facility — a 170-acre parcel with a 12-acre indoor-grow operation, which was once a mushroom farm — that swells Berndt’s confidence his company will get one of the five licenses from the state Department of Health. “I think our low capital […]

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Really important question: Is the governor of California bathing regularly? – Washington Post (blog)

Really important question: Is the governor of California bathing regularly?Washington Post (blog)Officials estimate that farming and ranching use up about 80 percent of the state’s developed water supply. [Agriculture is 80 percent of water use … Indoor water use accounts for another third of urban water consumption. Installing low-flow fixtures …and more » Read More

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NZ farming expertise fosters NZ-China relationship – Massey News (press release)

Massey News (press release) NZ farming expertise fosters NZ-China relationshipMassey News (press release)He says the benefits flow both ways “We are discovering things about indoor sheep farming systems that might have a place in environmentally sensitive parts of New Zealand”. As well as environmental benefits, Professor Blair says there is huge economic … Read More

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Americans Can Survive On Locally-Grown Food Alone Except In New York City … – The Inquisitr

The Inquisitr Americans Can Survive On Locally-Grown Food Alone Except In New York City …The InquisitrThe Inquisitr reported on such solutions, most being efficient ways of farming. One solution was made by the Japanese when they created the world’s largest indoor farm. Another solution was to create solar-powered aquaponic farms that float on water … […]

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Gearing up for growth, Tender Greens innovates with hydroponics – Nation’s Restaurant News (blog)

Nation’s Restaurant News (blog) Gearing up for growth, Tender Greens innovates with hydroponicsNation’s Restaurant News (blog)Most of the chain’s produce comes from Scarborough Farms in Oxnard, Calif., which is also an equity partner in Tender Greens. Scarborough is also working on building hydroponic and indoor–growing facilities to allow Tender Greens to serve its local … Read […]

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Chilmark Launches Pond Initiative: a Million Oysters a Year – The Vineyard Gazette – Martha’s Vineyard News

The Vineyard Gazette – Martha’s Vineyard News Chilmark Launches Pond Initiative: a Million Oysters a YearThe Vineyard Gazette – Martha’s Vineyard NewsShellfish constable Isaiah Scheffer has proposed four new areas for commercial oyster farming just east of the existing six areas in Menemsha Pond. Each new area — a long parallelogram — would cover about […]

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Our Town Formed the Foundation for a Nation: One of Dorchester’s Great … – Dorchester Reporter

Our Town Formed the Foundation for a Nation: One of Dorchester’s Great …Dorchester ReporterThe Dorchester settlement was selected as an appealing location with conditions favorable for gardens and the feeding of farm animals on which the new settlers would lean heavily for their subsistence on this new continent. The harbor of Massachusetts … Read More

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element14 Community kicks off new design competition – The Vertical Farming … – EBN

element14 Community kicks off new design competition – The Vertical Farming …EBNSponsored by Silicon Labs and Wurth Elektronik, with support from the Association for Vertical Farming and Green Spirit Farms, element14 will select 15 engineers to build indoor vertical gardens using technologies and methods that have the potential to … Read More

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