Basil sprouts up through the soil

April 4, 2013 | 12:00 p.m. CDT
Just days after their seeds were planted, fledgling basil plants grow at the FarmedHere indoor vertical farm in Bedford Park, Ill., on March 13. Officials at FarmedHere plan to expand growing space to 150,000 square feet by the end of next year. It currently has about 20 percent of that growing space now.

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