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Seed Sprouting
July 31st, 2017 by James Lindsay

Today is sunny Monday, July 31st. Before leaving the office on Friday we noticed that the seeds began their early stage of sprouting. The warm and slightly humid propagation chamber seemed to do its job well. I taped over the vents of the chamber to create a more humid environment for the seed stage… and also prevent little flies from entering the chamber (a quite crude attempt of a sterile environment).  Read more of this article »

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James planting seeds
July 28th, 2017 by schmiede1

If you asked me 4 months ago if I would be willing to run a farm I would have likely replied: “I don’t know how to drive a tractor… and I don’t think I’m wearing the proper shoes.” Being deeply embedded in the tech ecosystem, the cultivation of food was something I have overlooked until now. Read more of this article »

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July 28th, 2017 by schmiede1 is the a place to explore indoor farming and  opportunities that may arise around it.

We believe global food problems are too severe to hide indoor farming projects away and keep them secretive. Major problems can only be solved through collaboration. is our contribution.

Over the course of fall 2017, we will set up an indoor lab in Düsseldorf, Germany. For the meantime, Metro Group has equipped us with some indoor farming racks. We are excited to share our learnings and progress regarding these two topics and all things about indoor farming here. Stay tuned and connect with us!

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