There are many areas where box stores have been left vacant. Creation of vertical farms in closed systems, use less light, less water, and contribute food locally. If mostly leafy green are grown, they can yield more, faster, without the need for pesticides. These buildings can utilize wind and solar to power. Many pilot programs have had great success. This also lowers greenhouse gasses and lowers our carbon footprint. We can partner up with schools, library programs, schools, and horticultural societies.