Grocery Store Puts a 25,000 Square Foot Organic Garden on Its Roof

There are plenty of grocery stores out there that sell locally-grown fruits and vegetables in their produce sections. Few take things to the level that one IGA in Canada, however. Tasked by the local government with putting a green roof on their 25,00 square foot store, the Duchemin family decided to go about as green as a roof can get. They …

Berlin Startup Infarm Aims To Put Tiny Vertical Farms In Grocery Stores

The future of fresh local produce could include distributed farming, with more foods being grown in smaller systems right near the point of sale, instead of everything being shipped in from larger growing operations. Distributed farming could be the next frontier in the bid to reduce the carbon footprint of fresh foods, and allow for ‘just in …