FG Stadt- und Regionalökonomie

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Farming in and on urban buildings: present practice and specific novelties of Zero-Acreage Farming (ZFarming)

Thomaier, Susanne ; Specht, Kathrin ; Henckel, Dietrich ; Dierich, Axel ; Siebert, Rosemarie ; Freisinger, Ulf B. ; Sawicka, Magdalena (2014)

Considering global trends such as climate change and resource scarcity, a major challenge of future cities will be to reduce urban footprints. Moreover, cities have to become or remain livable for their inhabitants and offer social and economic opportunities. Thus, reconnecting food production and cities offers promising potential. The diffusion of urban farming reflects a rising awareness of h...