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The Battle Over Indoor Farming in Rhode Island

Gotham Greens’ Providence facility was built on land occupied by the former GE Electric light bulb factory, a “brownfields” site requiring reviews from multiple state and city entities. The process involved a lot of educating, says Puri, but didn’t generate controversy.
In contrast, URI’s and Schartner’s plans have touched off a debate about taking arable land out of traditional production; the scale of such projects in rural settings;


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