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VERTICAL URBAN FARMING: Present & Future

Vertical Farming Italia

The term Vertical Urban Farming was born about ten years ago inside of the Columbia University. How will it be possible to feed the growing world population? Bringing agriculture within the city That happened in Manhattan, NY. The young students therefore considered the peculiar New York skyline as a frame of their projects. So the […]

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Here is Novel Farm! 🌿

Novel Farm 2019 - Pordenone 13-14 febbraio

From a rib of AquaFarm, which in recent years had devoted ever more attention to the production of sustainable food, born Novel Farm The first international convention exhibition completely dedicated to agritech innovation and to new soilless cultivation techniques In the Pordenone exhibition center, on 13 and 14 February 2019 there will be a pavilion entirely dedicated […]

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#FridayProject: The OCEAN CLEANUP

Vertical Farming Italia - #FridayProject

Finally, the #FridayProject backed by Vertical Farming Italia Protagonist: The Ocean Cleanup There was the Stone Age, then the Bronze Age. Now we are in the middle of the Plastic Age That was the preface of an 18-year-old Boyan Slat at Delft’s TEDx Talk in 2012. The young Dutchman had just finished high school when […]

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Water Footprint

Water Footprint - Vertical Farming Italia

Everybody speaks a lot, and rightly, about carbon footprint and about how much an individual, product or service affects the emission of greenhouse gases. A good measure is the footprint in Tons of CO2 equivalent *, which gives a good idea of how much our way of life can impact on the health of the […]

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VF: Il futuro è già presente

Future is Now: Event Recap

Il primo evento targato Vertical Farming Italia

Pride, happiness and a lot of tiredness. These feelings were felt at the end of our first event, staged exactly one month ago, on May 26 at Wopa in Parma. The context was that of the Festival of Sustainable Development, 17 days (in honor of the 17 objectives of the UN Agenda 2030) of events all around […]

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