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Floating Garden
September 28th, 2007


Inhabitat, a sustainable design blog, chose to bring our attention yesterday to the Science Barge. Currently floating off of Pier 84 in Hell’s Kitchen, the barge grows vegetables at a rate seven times more productive than crops grown in fields. It produces no waste or carbon emissions and recycles all the water it uses – which comes from whichever river it happens to be floating from. Its founder, Tom Caplow, created the barge as a way to educate people about urban farming.

By on September 28, 2007, 3:23 am
In category: Environment,Waterfront | 1 Comment »

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One Response to “Floating Garden”

  1. Margarito Pilkenton Says:
    February 15th, 2012 at 2:44 am

    I know the iPad’s been out for a bit but I still want to knock them out of people’s hands when I see them.

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