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A company is building what it says will be the largest vertical farm in the world in an old steel mill in Newark, New Jersey. (Aug. 19) Subscribe for more Breaking News: http://smarturl.it/AssociatedPress Get updates and more Breaking News here: http://smarturl.it/APBreakingNews The Associated Press is the essential global news network, delivering fast, unbiased news from every corner of the world to all media platforms and formats. AP’s commitment to independent, comprehensive journalism has deep roots. Founded in 1846, AP has covered all the major news events of the past 165 years, providing high-quality, informed reporting of everything from wars and elections to championship games and royal weddings. AP is the largest and most trusted source of independent news and information. ...
Like! Share! Subscribe! Hi everyone, we took a road trip to Space Farms and Museums in Sussex, NJ. It sure was an interesting place to visit and I thought I would share the sights with you. Enjoy! Space Farms and Museum Website for more info: https://www.spacefarms.com/ Music in this video: Above and Beyond by Silent Partner available on YoutTube Create Intro music Rock Intro 1 by Audionautix is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution license (https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0/) Artist: http://audionautix.com/ Connect with me or Contact me: My Great Challenge PO Box 402 519 POMPTON AVE CEDAR GROVE, NJ 07009-9998 My blog: http://mygreatchallenge.blogspot.com On Facebook: http://www.facebook.com/mygreatchallenge On Twitter: http://www.twitter.com/mygreatchalleng On Inst...
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Incarcerated individuals close to release at Bayside State Prison in Cumberland County New Jersey are getting a work opportunity at a working dairy farm. The program instructors believe this employment might just be the turning point in the lives of these men enter society again. (Video by Andre Malok | NJ Advance Media for NJ.com)
With six dairy and crop farms totaling 1,930 acres, the New Jersey Department of Corrections is one of the largest farmers in the state, according to the Department of Agriculture. Dairy farms run by the DOC's self-sufficient AgriIndustries program maintain some 700 animals statewide and run almost exclusively on prison labor. Prisoners either live on the farm or are bussed in as day laborers. And though its tough work, rolling hills beat a prison cell any day, say these minimum security inmates.
World Crops Farm is a specialty crops producer of West African vegetables. Located in southern New Jersey, owner and farmer Morris Gbolo is a refugee from Liberia who had one dream in relocating to the United States; to be a farmer. Through the assistance of USDA programs, including USDA lending assistance, Mr. Gbolo was able to make his dream a reality. In partnership with the Farm Service Agency and Rutgers Cooperative Extension, Mr. Gbolo has been able to purchase a piece of land to grow delicious vegetables and fruits from his home country for specialty markets here in the U.S. What could USDA do to help you reach your dreams? Check out http://www.usda.gov/wps/portal/usda/newfarmers?navid=newfarmers to find out!
The largest indoor vertical farm in the world is set to open in Newark, New Jersey, later this year. The farm will reportedly be able to grow 2 million pounds of pesticide-free produce each year and will also contain contain labs, offices and a cafe. The 69,000-square-foot vertical farm is being built on the site of an old steel factory in the Ironbound neighborhood of Newark. In a vertical farm the plants are rooted in reusable microfleece cloth and do not require soil. The crops are sprayed with nutrient-rich mist and illuminated by LED lights. The vertical farm is 75 times more productive per square foot and uses 95% less water than a conventional open-field farm. The $30 million renovation project will bring jobs to Newark and fresh food to New Jersey. The project hopes to create 7...
The Horse farm dates back to the 1920's and the buildings were built between 1947 and 1953 according to www.historicaerials.com The property is several acres and features a large oval horse track which is still usable today. The trees that grew in the center of the oval mostly started between 1979 and 1986. It also appears that the roofs started to collapse between 1986 and 1995. Brook Rd, Lakewood, NJ 08701 40.111195, -74.181892 From A Viewer: Main Chicken Coop with feed room and egg grading room. Round concrete structures were chicken drinking fountains. Propane tank was for heated incubators.
Thanks to Shifra Samuel for filming and creating this awesome video from the Tour De Farm NJ 2015 events! The TDFNJ events help promote our NJ farmers and their farms. Participants begin the morning with a locally-sourced breakfast and then bicycle routes (12 - 80 mile choices), stopping at and touring local farms along the way. There is also a Farm to Fork celebration after cycling on the day of each event. Check out our website for further details: http://www.tourdefarmnj.com/
Saturdays are for the farms... Metropolitan Farm in Closter, New Jersey is the only place you should be buying eggs! They also have adorable Nigerian Dwarf Goats + their newest addition :: alpacas. BLOG : https://laynefable.com LET'S BE FRIENDS : https://www.instagram.com/laynabayna https://www.facebook.com/shortandsweetlf https://www.twitter.com/laynemichelle
Apple and Pumpkin Picking, Alstede Farms, Chester, New Jersey Alstede Farms is a family owned working farm established in 1982. Alstede Farms offers a huge variety of homegrown fruits, vegetables, and flowers grown using only sustainable and certified organic production methods on their permanently preserved farm. Visit Alstede Farm and enjoy safe, healthy, nutritious produce, many food festivals and pancake breakfasts, Fall Festival, Harvest Moon Hayrides, Giant Corn Maze, friendly farm animals, Farm Camp, and Family Fun Activities including pony rides, bounce house and more. Today, more than 90 years after Hermann S. Alstede, Sr. immigrated to the United States from Germany, the Alstede Family maintains Hermann’s legacy of “rugged individualism” and the immigrant American Dream thro...
In this video we introduce you to a new pregnant Jersey cow we recently bought and give you a tour around the garden! If you enjoy our farm update videos be sure to leave a comment and let us know. Also don't forget to subscribe to my channel so you don't miss out on our future videos. http://craftygemini.com http://facebook.com/craftygemini http://instagram.com/craftygemini
Duke Farms, NJ. This estate in NJ is where Doris Duke grew up with her Mom and Dad and friends and developed a fondness of nature. She shared her father's vision of allowing the public to see and enjoy its splendor. There are many historic treasures to find and see here, for those who enjoy nature and hiking. I show only a few of the more famous ones.
Emery's is a 60 Acre Farm. 20 Acres are Certified Organic Blueberries. Our blueberries are usually available from mid June through July. We sell our "blues" in pints or flats and you can u-pick them. Our Farm Market is open 7 days a week from 9:00 am - 6:00 pm. Our blueberry fields are open for U-pick 7 days a week from 9:00 am - 4:00 pm (weather permitting). PLEASE CALL 609-758-8514 for up to the day picking conditions. PLEASE CALL every-time you want to pick - picking conditions can change day to day - from field to field. Farm Market.