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'Farmscrapers' as the New Urban Farming Model

Lara Rabinovitch

While Shenzen, China, is best known for its distinctive mouth-numbing Szechuan peppercorns, the notoriously polluted city has just unveiled plans for six sustainable ‘farmscrapers,’ designed by French firm Vincent Callebaut Architects, consisting of three interlacing eco-spirals of pebbles which weave their way up two megalithic towers.

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  • Joe Hewitt

    Wasn't this specifically talked about in the movie "Zeitgeist: Moving Forward"? Who ripped off who? It's a good idea though. There's no reason we can't move past Big Agricutlure's current approach...except that Big Ag doesn't want us to.