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February 1, 2017

Farming Inside a Warehouse in New Jersey

AeroFarms, based in Newark , has perfected the technology behind vertical farming and is now passing it along to the next generation of "farmers" through a partnership with Philip's Academy Charter school.

First Lady Michelle Obama took her garden tour to our home of Newark, where she visited our favorite youngest AeroFarmers – the students of Philips Academy Charter School. The school has a rooftop garden as well as an AeroFarms growing lab where they learn how their food is grown and gain a more tangible connection to the importance of fresh, healthy food.
April 8, 2016

Michelle Obama meets our youngest AeroFarmers

On April 7 First Lady Michelle Obama took her garden tour to our home of Newark, where she visited our favorite youngest AeroFarmers - the students of Phillips Academy Charter School. Philips Academy has a rooftop garden as well as an AeroFarms growing lab where they learn how their food is grown and gain a more tangible connection to the importance of fresh healthy food.

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