urban farming

Sprawling Urban Farm Complex Set To Rise Right In The Middle Of Shanghai-1

Sprawling urban farm complex set to rise right in the middle of Shanghai

Rising among the skyscrapers of Shanghai is a sprawling urban farm that could meet the food needs of the 24 million people currently residing in the city. Conceived by architectural firm Sasaki, this ambitious project aims to grow food for the entire population right in the middle of the concrete city. Once constructed, the 247-acre…


Self-Sufficient Ziggurat-Like Tower To Bring Vertical Farming To Paris-1

Self-sufficient ziggurat-shaped tower to bring vertical farming to Paris

In today’s world, where land is almost as valuable as the rarest precious metals, vertical farming serves as a sustainable and easy-to-incorporate answer to urban food production. To take the rapidly-growing movement forward, the designers at Paris-based ABF-lab have come up with the innovative Agro-main-ville (or food-farm-tower) concept. Shaped like a colossal ziggurat, the one-of-a-kind…


Chicago Gets The World's Largest Rooftop Urban Farm-4

Gotham Greens constructs the world’s largest hydroponic rooftop urban farm in Chicago

Urban farming is increasingly become a common technique of cultivating, processing and distributing food in and around urban locations. Recently, we talked about ‘Home Farm’, an innovative collective community initiative that aims to combine elderly care with sustainable vertical farming. Taking this agricultural revolution forward is Gotham Greens, a Brooklyn-based company that is making the…


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