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Indoor Farms…The Future

Automated, indoor farms…or even underground farms…may be the future of food production. Check out this article on the BBC website: The future of food: Why farming is moving indoors By Russell Hotten. There are a lot of reasons for indoor agriculture. For one thing, you don’t have to worry about the weather. And, given global…

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Troglodytes – Part II

A short while ago, we wrote about an interesting proposal to turn the U.K.’s coal mines into underground farms (see “Progressive Troglodytes“). We thought it was an interesting idea– for, that is, a country like the United Kingdom which has limited land area and needs to import more of its food than it is entirely…

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Progressive Troglodytes

So here’s something interesting. Recently, we saw an article on the BBC website about underground farming. It seems there are some serious academics (we mean, very learned individuals) who are suggesting the UK could address some of its food supply problems by taking old coal mines and turning them into underground farms. They are quite…

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