Green Edge NYC * Community for a Sustainable Future

Research and Develop It Yourself (R&D-I-Y): The Windowfarms Project

There's some growing excitement around urban vertical farms. They make sense as a first step to address several intertwined environmental, social, economic and public health issues. However, we think ordinary people, not just experts, need to be involved in making this part of the green revolution happen. The windowfarms project gives ordinary people instructions on how to make beautiful, productive veggie farms in their own windows now. Windowfarmers are also participating in a mass collaboration online to test new techniques that make the designs prettier, more efficient, more productive, more nutritious, and tastier. As more people build windowfarms and contribute their ideas back to the movement, we are building a highly diverse network of imaginative urban foodgrowers who have experience, opinions, a personal stake, new ideas and something to say in larger food system issues. The Windowfarms Project started as an art project and is becoming a movement led by a startup nonprofit. Find out how you can support and participate at windowfarms.org

Rating:
  • Currently 0/5 stars.

Views: 100

Comment

You need to be a member of Green Edge NYC * Community for a Sustainable Future to add comments!

Join Green Edge NYC * Community for a Sustainable Future

GET UPDATES





Lists
Newsletter
Volunteer Opportunities
Events

Events

GREEN EDGE APPROVED


rolling_logolock_process-1

gdb_seal1 MINT Logo
SBNYC Official Logo

facebook NEW GEC_NYC_Logo_Color

© 2017   Created by Judy Harper.   Powered by

Badges  |  Report an Issue  |  Terms of Service