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The world requires an area of farmland the size of South America to feed itself. What will we do when we run out of farmland? Craig visits a vertical farm and sees if they could be the future of agriculture. Special Thanks to: Green Sense Farms Dickson Despommier Dickson Despommier’s Book on Vertical Farms Future Of Food Videos: Can We Make Meat Out Of Plants? – Why You Should Eat Bugs – Are Vertical Farms The Future Of Agriculture? – Why We Should Be Urban Farming – ►Subscribe: ►Follow us on Twitter: ►Follow us on instagram: goodstuffshow ►Like us on facebook: Digital street team: Sign up for our mailing list: The Good Stuff is a proud member of the PBS Digital Studios family __________________________________________________________________ Music by: Oscillator Bug Jason Shaw Jake Chudnow Driftless Pony Club Todd Umhoefer (Old Earth) Image/Video Credits: Dickson at podium, By Pop!Tech [CC BY 2.0 (], via Wikimedia Commons, Rice Plants, By IRRI Images (originally posted to Flickr as Korea_0001) [CC BY 2.0 (], via Wikimedia Commons, Rooftop Garden, By Lamiot (Own work) [GFDL ( or CC BY-SA 4.0-3.0-2.5-2.0-1.0 (], via Wikimedia Commons, Potato Garden, By BASFPlantScience [CC BY 2.0 (], via Wikimedia Commons, flooded corn fields,, photo courtesy of Purdue Agricultural Communication photo/Darrin Pack Pesticide Warning Sign, By Austin Valley, irrigation system, By Gene Alexander, USDA Natural Resources Conservation Service ( No. NRCSCO87001) [Public domain], via Wikimedia Commons, hardwood forest, By Joshua Mayer, dew on clovers, forest floor, By Danny Steaven (Own work) [CC BY-SA 2.0 (], via Wikimedia Commons, produce in supermarket, By Dungodung (Own work) [Public domain], via Wikimedia Commons, Edamame, By Tammy Green (aka Zesmerelda) […]

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