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City Agriculture - November 14, 2021

by gmoke Sun Nov 14th, 2021 at 03:22:59 PM EST

Living the Noom - near net zero energy buildings with vertical forests
https:/www.yankodesign.com/2021/07/22/breathtaking-residential-building-in-mexico-comes-with-its-ow n-vertical-forest-and-solar-panels-on-its-terrace

El Terreno - a community garden that is more community than simply garden in Mexico City
https:/en.vertebral.mx/elterreno
https:
inhabitat.com/urban-gardens-dont-get-much-greener-than-el-terreno

Regenerative Farm Map from Regeneration Canada
https:/regenerationcanada.org/en/map
Editorial Comment:  There are examples here that may apply to urban and "advanced" agriculture.

A garden in the shadow of 9/11
https:/www.theguardian.com/lifeandstyle/2021/aug/28/a-garden-at-ground-zero-what-i-learned-growing- an-oasis-in-the-shadow-of-911

"The world's first farmscraper," to be built in Shenzhen, China
51-story Jian Mu Tower will contain a large-scale farm system producing crops to feed 40,000 people per year, as well as offices, a supermarket, and a food court
https:
www.agritecture.com/blog/2021/9/10/worlds-first-farmscraper-unveiled-by-carlo-ratti-associat i-in-shenzhen

Milan will plant 3 million trees in the city, one for each resident
https:
forestami.org/en
https:/www.treehugger.com/milan-urban-forestry-greening-project-5201037

Deep Medicine Circle practices "Farming as Medicine" on a one acre rooftop farm in Oakland, CA
https:
www.deepmedicinecircle.org/our-work.html
https:
donorbox.org/rooftop-greenhouse

Santa Clara, CA Agrihood, a development with 361 housing units and its own farm
http://www.agrihood-sc.com/plant-your-own-farm/
https:
cleantechnica.com/2021/09/24/this-san-francisco-housing-development-comes-with-its-own-farm

10 great city projects for Nature, from The Guardian
https:/www.theguardian.com/environment/2021/oct/01/10-great-city-projects-for-nature-from-vertical- forests-to-pocket-farms-aoe

Vertical farms proposed as a replacement for Berlin autobahn
https:
www.morgenfarm.berlin/home-en
https:
inhabitat.com/morgenfarm-proposes-vertical-farms-to-replace-berlins-autobahn

Baltimore's first "agrihood"
https:/www.baltimoresun.com/features/bs-fe-agrihood-urban-farm-park-heights-20210924-xnonds3wuzebld xrfyj6ooqxgy-story.html
hat tip Robin Bergman

Robin Wood - an urban block made of wood which will be net zero energy in construction and operation, including a micro-forest
https:
marckoehler.com/project/robin-wood-making-an-island-together
https:/inhabitat.com/sustainable-and-affordable-urban-block-coming-to-amsterdam

PS:  On November 13, 2021, the city of Boston named a square in the South End neighborhood and a day in honor of Mel King, one of the main forces in the revival of local agriculture and the rebirth of urban agriculture in Boston, Massachusetts, USAmerica, and the world.  Congratulations to my mentor and friend, Mel King.


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More city agriculture?
. yes 100%
. no 0%
. not yes 0%
. not no 0%
. neither yes nor no 0%
. both yes and no 0%
. don't understand the question? 0%
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You might want to check out our project in southwestern Washington state:  windriverproject.com  
The website is somewhat behind developments at present, as things are moving more quickly than we have time to update. Let me know if you're interested in more information.

paul spencer
by paul spencer (spencerinthegorge AT yahoo DOT com) on Fri Nov 19th, 2021 at 04:02:41 PM EST
Thanks.  It will go in the next edition.  Keep growing.

Solar IS Civil Defense
by gmoke on Fri Nov 19th, 2021 at 05:19:39 PM EST
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