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How to Efficiently Water a Large Garden

May 16, 2018 |

Having a sizable garden allows you to have more space for growing your plants and trees. However, an increase in the area also requires more care and maintenance. Aside from...

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Urban Agriculture

Having a sizable garden allows you to have more space for growing your plants and trees. However, an increase in the area also requires more care and maintenance. Aside from having to buy more fertilizer...

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Introduction Creating your own balcony garden is a simple way to make a step towards healthy living. But reality can turn out to be less so if you don’t know how to remove pests or...

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There are many innovative ways how to implement eco-friendliness into our homes to create a green neighborhood. If we care about living in high-quality neighborhoods, then turning them into more eco-friendly areas are the best...

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There are many benefits to installing green roofs. They also don’t carry many prerequisites. Typically, all that is needed is a flat or lowly sloping roof, a decent amount of sunlight, and vegetation conducive to...

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Urban Planning & Design

4 Ways Modern City Life Affects Your Sleep, PowerHouse Growers

4 Ways Modern City Life Affects Your Sleep

November 14, 2017 |

Living in a big city is great. Every day is an adventure. Exhilarating and exhausting in equal measures. Modern city life affects your sleep, because if I’m so tired, why can’t...

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Blue Zones: Living Healthier Longer

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Green Infrastructure & Integrated Vegetation

There are many innovative ways how to implement eco-friendliness into our homes to create a green neighborhood. If we care about living in high-quality neighborhoods, then turning them into more eco-friendly areas are the best...

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There are many benefits to installing green roofs. They also don’t carry many prerequisites. Typically, all that is needed is a flat or lowly sloping roof, a decent amount of sunlight, and vegetation conducive to...

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Cultivate, educate, and serve the community; these are the main goals of urban agriculture. Whether you have a green roof, are just growing in a small space, or are part of a co-op, urban food...

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Urban agriculture can apply a wide number of credit points when certifying a building with the USGBC (United States Green Building Council). The major categories that relate to urban gardening are Sustainable Sites, Water Efficiency, and Innovation...

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3 Green Buzzwords, Building Integrated Agriculture and a Black Eye By Oscar Rodriguez, Director/Architect at Architecture & food I was complacent. I didn’t have my “man sao” up, a forward guarding hand which translates as “asking/seeking hand”...

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As cities become increasingly developed to make way for our growing population, there’s one thing that we are sacrificing: green space. Roads, parking lots, buildings, homes and other urban developments are taking the place of...

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