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Jeroen Beekmans

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Emma Chow

From Slaughterhouse to Aquaponics Farm

Posted on July 6, 2012 — by and

The Plant, Chicago

Peer Foods, former owners of a meatpacking and slaughterhouse business abandoned a factory in the Union Stock Yards, Chicago. Plant Chicago recently bought the facility and started to restore it. Using a complex interrelated system, The Plant will create 125 jobs in the particularly economically distressed Back of the Yards Chicagoan neighborhood.

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