25 Feb '15, 8pm

Noocity Growbeds enable urban agriculture in any space – now available via Indiegogo: Concern regarding the o...

is far more than a trend—it’s a movement that can make a telling contribution to more conscious consumption and a more sustainable society. Whether at home or in restaurants, we want to consume tastier, healthier, and more sustainable food. The Noocity Growbed is an ideal way to grow food close to home: it’s an urban vegetable garden featuring a sub-irrigation system (considered the most effective way of growing plants in soil). Self-sufficient for up to three weeks, Noocity’s Growbed solves common problems such as excess or insufficient watering and drastically reduces water loss through evaporation or drainage. Remarkably, it also consumes up to 80 percent less water than conventional cultivation systems.

Full article: http://inhabitat.com/noocity-growbeds-enable-urban-agricu...

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coindesk.com 25 Feb '15, 9pm

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