A Gardening Kit For Turning City Kids Into Green Thumbs
UK designer Edward Barber proposes a home vegetable-growing kit with a twist.
Nearly 14 million people in America don’t have access to large grocery stores that stock fresh fruit and vegetables. More than 80% of them live in urban areas. And while it’d be nice for produce shops to spring up in these so-called food deserts, fact is, companies don’t see poor neighborhoods as a worthwhile investment.
Jim Fournier is founder and President of the Biomass Energy & Carbon, a Colorado based R&D company commercializing biomass gasification and developing a revolutionary new “carbon negative” bio-fuel technology that can remove CO2 from the air by generating sustainable energy and a high-carbon fertilizer from biomass.