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The purpose of this project is to allow students to explore a career of interest. The following are some examples of potential career categories that students might be interested in: (a) Education (b) Law (c) Health Care (d) Trades (e) Agriculture (f) Technology, etc.
POP-UP FARM by ORE Design + Technology Taking over a stalled construction site, Riverpark Restaurant found a way to provide farm-fresh produce in the heart of Manhattan. Partnering with Brooklyn based ORE Design + Technology the restaurant developed a temporary transportable farm, using milk crates as the basic building block and planting bed.
The Farm From A Box system is designed to feed 150 people per year, and includes drip irrigation, all of the tools, and its own renewable energy setup. This plug-and-play farming system combines water-smart irrigation, renewable energy, and precision farming technology in a single shipping container that is said to be capable of supporting the cultivation of almost two and a half acres, using regenerative agriculture practices. We've covered a few different approaches to the 'farm in a…
Top Agricultural Careers in Ag Biotechnology – AgCareers.com developed career profiles for high demand jobs in the agricultural industry. Explore the top careers in agricultural biotechnology and find out the education needed, recommended high school coursework, job outlook and typical employers. More information on other agricultural career profiles can be found here: http://www.agcareers.com/career-profiles/