Posts Tagged ‘ urban farming ’

Urban farming urged in Waterbury — subscription

Jan 14th, 2013 | By

It starts by planting a seed — both literally and figuratively. The city’s branch of the University of Connecticut is teaming up with Brass City Harvest to create an adult education class meant to inspire people to embrace the idea of urban farming as both a solution to blight and a remedy for hunger. It’s

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Fresh produce, straight from the factory

Sep 23rd, 2011 | By

The first thing to know is that this is real. Turning abandoned factories into indoor farms is not only feasible, but already getting started around the world. And it could happen here.