Traditional agriculture has been suffering worldwide...There is an Organic Revolution taking place that is focused on self-sufficiency as the primary goal, free of genetic modification of the food supply brought to us by companies like Monsanto. One farming method in particular shows great promise for growing local non-GMO food on a small footprint of land, and may be instrumental in feeding a growing world population living in city environments: vertical farming.

Traditional agriculture has been suffering worldwide...There is an Organic Revolution taking place that is focused on self-sufficiency as the primary goal, free of genetic modification of the food supply brought to us by companies like Monsanto. One farming method in particular shows great promise for growing local non-GMO food on a small footprint of land, and may be instrumental in feeding a growing world population living in city environments: vertical farming.

Clepsydra - via http://www.agri-tecture.com/post/12156069436/clepsydra-urban-farming#.UVn8FjeFUQU

Clepsydra - via http://www.agri-tecture.com/post/12156069436/clepsydra-urban-farming#.UVn8FjeFUQU

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INFOGRAPHIC: How vertical farming could help cities feed themselves

infographic, vertical farming, vertical farms, urban food security, food security, Dickson, reader submitted content,

New Green Wall / Jose Maria Chofre ~ Six-Story Vertical garden on the side of a children's library in San Vicente, Eastern Spain

Jardín vertical en San Vicente / Jose María Chofre

New Green Wall / Jose Maria Chofre ~ Six-Story Vertical garden on the side of a children's library in San Vicente, Eastern Spain

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