In a great article entitled, "The Top Jobs in 10 Years Might Not Be What You Expect" in Fast Company by Michael Grothaus, he highlighted Urban Farming as one of them.
"Though technology continues to move the world into the virtual space, the 21st century may see the return of local farming due to the number of people living in urban areas and the increasing awareness of the detrimental environmental impacts of industrial farming. "Small artisan farmers will continue to grow in numbers as urban farming becomes a small but significant part of the food chain," says Tankersley, who believes that individuals and companies will spring up to teach and assist amateur urban farmers lead a healthier and more eco-conscious life."
Local Greens is one the last two standing in a competition to obtain a grant from Whole Foods in a unique vote off. Please help Local Greens grow and deliver their unique brand of live fresh foods right from their indoor growing facility.
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Urbafresh has accepted the challenge to bring fresh food prouction and supply to our urban centers through the use of innovative vertical farming installations.