Month: November 2013

Transforming Buffalo Abandoned Factories into Indoor Farms

Have you heard of GroOperative? You should, as the group is in the process of transforming Buffalo and the entire region for the better. They are a worker owned farming cooperative that specializes in high-quality, organic produce – including fruit, vegetables, fish, beer, mushrooms, kombutcha and other edibles indoors and year-round – and craft beer…. Read more »

Build It Buffalo and the Effort to Transform the City into America’s Innovation Hub

Imagine a scenario where a city, in an effort to strengthen its manufacturing and improve its business base, courts entrepreneurs and various industry leaders to set up shop in that city. This courting process, however, functions more like an intense competition, similar to the dating reality shows you see on the television – a city… Read more »