The eco-fit yard after picture.  I love that they call rain barrels "water butts"

How to eco-fit your garden

The eco-fit yard after picture. I love that they call rain barrels water butts - Gardening Design

How to Build a Rain Barrel. This could catch the rainwater off a greenhouse or shed.:

How to Build a Rain Barrel

How to Plant a Rooftop Garden - Garden Matter

How to Plant a Rooftop Garden

How to Plant a Rooftop Garden - loads of useful tips for making sure you create a productive and safe roof garden. Terrace and rooftop gardens are great for urban gardening where the space is scarce.

To grow one million heads of lettuce using conventional agriculture methods in the US requires either 16 acres of land in the Northern states, 8 acres of land in the Southern states, or .9 acres in a traditional hydroponic greenhouse operation. Vancouver-based Valcent Products Inc. (OTCBB: VCTZF) claims that it can beat those numbers handily and produce the same amount of lettuce sustainably on just .16 acres with its patented hydroponic vertical growing system, VertiCrop™.

Vancouver-based Valcent Products Inc. claims that it can sustainably produce 1 million heads of lettuce on just acres with its patented vertical farming

infographic, vertical farming, vertical farms, urban food security, food security, Dickson, reader submitted content,

INFOGRAPHIC: How vertical farming could help cities feed themselves

GARDEN TIP: Growing Vertical | Southern Rural Route

GARDEN TIP: Growing Vertical

This looks relatively simple and affordable. If it wider you could plant tomatoes in the middle - they could be protected agains the southern heat. a fishing net? a volleyball net?

Agriculture meets architecture in France's urban farm tower | Design Indaba

Ziggurat-like vertical farming tower would soak up the sun in Paris Agro-main-ville by ABF-lab – Inhabitat - Green Design, Innovation, Architecture, Green Building


More ideas
Pinterest
Search