How this California company fits five acres of farmland into 40-foot shipping containers Read more Technology News Here --> http://digitaltechnologynews.com All over the country are food deserts generally urban impoverished or isolated communities that are devoid of grocery stores and farmers markets and thus lack access to fresh food. Local Roots is a Los Angeles-based urban agriculture company that is seeking to fill this void. Through a little bit of creativity and a whole lot of…
London Turns World War II Shelters into Underground Farms
A London-based company has started Growing Underground, an operation and system that uses hydroponics to grow produce in old World War II air raid shelters. Interesting use of space that was being wasted!
Clever idea for collecting small fruit that's out of reach :) If you have hard to reach berries, cherries, stone fruit, or other, then this is a great little home-made device. Good idea to tie/tape a plastic bag at the other end of the pipe to collect the berries as they fall into the pipe. And because PVC is what it is, do take good notice of the safety instructions when creating the 'fingers' http://www.instructables.com/id/BERRY-PICKER/