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rene Faure / Kenny Kinugasa-Tsui have been awarded 1st place winner at D3 Natural Systems Competition 2009



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Urban Agriculture: Hybridized Farm Bridge as City Garden

“Most cities in the world rely on a vulnerable system of food supply, hence they are most likely to directly experience the effects of an acute food shortage. In the UK, it is estimated that Londoners consumed 6.9 million tons of food per year of which 81% comes from outside the country. The country´s food supply is almost entirely dependent upon oil consumption with 95% of food consumed in the UK being oil-dependent. If the oil supply to Britain was suddenly cut-off, figures indicate that it would take only three full days before social strife ensued and law and order broke down.” Please use link to read full description