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Adam Brock, founder of the GrowHaus, on permaculture, food boxes and modern-day agriculture

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This is part one of my interview with Adam Brock, founder of the GrowHaus; part two of my chat with Brock will run tomorrow.

Growing up, I couldn't have cared less about cooking food, much less growing food," says Adam Brock. "My parents definitely encouraged me to get into food -- we even had a huge garden in the back yard -- but I was like, whatever, who cares? I was more into stuff like making music, longboarding and design -- but not ecological design," he admits.

What a difference a decade makes.

Brock left his home town of Denver to attend college in New York, and that's where everything changed.

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