I’ve written about urban-based, vertical farming before. I recently stumbled across this website, The Vertical Farm, that describes vertical farming some more. It also has cool pictures like this:
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I have no idea if this could work, and I don’t think farming within cities is a good use of land (except maybe in former industrial areas–the revitalization of Detroit and Flint?). I’m also always suspicious that this resembles those “City of the Future” dioramas, which look really cool, but are utterly impractical.
Still, the pictures are neato.