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Today’s Solutions: June 24, 2024

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Jersey City program expands access to local vertical farms

Vertical farms have been praised for their adaptability in dense spaces as well as low resource use. Another advantage is that they offer locally-grown produce to consumers that live miles away from traditional farmlands. In Jersey City, an innovative scheme is combining these different benefits of Read More...

AeroFarms is proof that the fu

AeroFarms is proof that the future of farming will not involve sunlight or dirt

What is farming without the sun or dirt? Well, it seems it’s just the future of farming. We’ve written before about urban farms that grow crops efficiently within warehouses using LED lighting and hydroponics growth systems, but oftentimes these farms focus solely on leafy greens. But if we Read More...