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Growing Aeroponics by Going Smaller

Growing Aeroponics by Going Smaller

Aeroponics—the practice of growing plants without soil and with minimal water—is already in play in concepts such as MIT’s CityFARM. But in terms of scaling the practice up to feed more people, CityFARM founder Caleb Harper suggests going smaller. According to a story on Gizmodo, Harper’s latest project involves individual grow boxes people can use

Feeding the World, Caring for the Earth: World Food Day 2014

This year, World Food Day focuses on family farming, the important role farmers play in helping feed our growing population, and the ways in which we can help them improve productivity, reduce food loss, and take better care of our earth.