Integrated Indoor Farms, referred to here as Building-Integrated Greenhouses (abbr. BIG.), also known as plant factories, wintergardens, and urban farms, include a variety of structures, from industrial farming facilities to multifunctional living & working places. BIG are gaining in popularity due to their flexibility and new demands for interior urban green space and reliable organic sources of locally produced food. The toolbox is for building types including schools, factories, office buildings, hospitals and large area developments. Audiences include architects, designers, developers, urban planners and urban farming practitioners.
|Media of output||Researchgate|
|Number of pages||25|
|Publication status||Published - 15 Oct 2013|
- Indoor farming, toolbox