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A video about European community gardens

Chiasso, Bruxelles, Paris, Milano, Roma, London, Berlin, Barcelona

By Mariella Bussolati
Orto diffuso

Gardens on Video

Orti condivisi

Jardin urbain, Potager,
Potagger 8mq, Tur et Taxis

Poireau agile, Potager des oiseau,
Jardin du Ruisseau, Ecobox, Falbala

Papaveri rossi/Precotto

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CNN: See Singapore’s high-rise urban farms

Over 100 aluminum A-frames, some as tall as nine-meters, are used to grow vegetables at the farm. Building is on-going and there are plans to add up to 2,000 in the next few years.

Urban farming looking up in Singapore

By Liz Neisloss
Dec 10, 2012


Less than 20 miles from Singapore’s skyscrapers is a completely different set of high-rise towers.

Much smaller in scale but with a big ambition, over 100 nine-meter tall towers at Sky Greens vertical farm offer a new vision of urban sustainability.

Green vegetables like bak choi and Chinese cabbage are grown, stacked in greenhouses, and sold at local supermarkets.

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