Food

Take A Tour Of World’s First Underground Organic Farm Inside A London WW2 Bomb Shelter!

One hundred feet below London’s streets is the world’s first underground farm. A renovated World War II air raid shelter was chosen as the perfect location by Steve Dring and Richard Ballard from Zero Carbon Food, who wanted to grow leafy greens and salads in a sustainable and innovative way. The farm is in South West London […]

This Bus Runs On Human and Household Waste! Now There’s An Idea!

A Bio-Bus which runs entirely on human waste is now open to passengers in Britain, heralding a new and exciting time for environmentally-friendly transportation. Seven million tonnes of food waste is thrown away each year in Britain. These scraps, along with plenty of human sewage, can provide enough fuel to power 8300 homes. How? In a […]

Ten Foods You Can Eat After The Sell-By Date

Ten Foods You Can Eat After The Sell-By Date

Before the economic crisis, few people would have considered paying for produce well past its best-before date. But now, thanks to increased public awareness about environmental issues and food ethics (together with rising food prices and a general disillusionment with corporate power), all kinds of people are choosing to shop at stores where all the groceries on offer […]

A Vertical Greenhouse That Will Grow 100,000 Pounds Of Vegetables A Year!

A Vertical Greenhouse That Will Grow 100,000 Pounds Of Vegetables A Year!

In Jackson, Wyoming, a company called Vertical Harvest recently began building a three-story vertical greenhouse. In addition to providing fresh tomatoes and greens to the local area, the vertical farm will also focus on employing people who have developmental disabilities and have trouble finding jobs elsewhere. “We’re replacing food that was being grown in Mexico […]

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