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Number of different crops using herbs

Pilot-Credits SSpc82: Local food production
posted by Gustavo De las Heras Izquierdo on Jul 11, 2020, 8:41 am

Hallo, our project team is pursuing this credit and we have an enquiry that some of you might be able to solve: 

Does anyone happen to know if different herbs count as different production...

Onsite Apiary

Pilot-Credits SSpc82: Local food production
posted by Stephen Ward on May 24, 2019, 10:56 am

Does having an apiary on our campus count towards the amount of area reserved onsite for food production?

Last reply: Trista Little, May 6, 2020, 7:33 pm

Integrating Garden with Local Community

Pilot-Credits SSpc82: Local food production
posted by Connor Locke on Mar 18, 2020, 4:35 pm

We recently completed a ID+C Commercial Interiors project pursuing the Local Food Production credit. While one of the goals was to provide fresh veggies and herbs to the tenants of the space, the...

Local food production

Pilot-Credits SSpc82: Local food production
posted by Xavi Ramon on Mar 2, 2020, 8:19 am

We're pursuing this credit along with a remodelation project of an existing single family home in catalonia (spain). We'll be submitting for our preliminary review this week and will update the...

"Local" food production

Pilot-Credits SSpc82: Local food production
posted by Kath Williams on Feb 17, 2020, 1:37 pm

Although there is great value in the intent of this credit, it is very challenging in cold climates where the rooftops are ideal spots but the weather doesn't allow for an abundance of produce. ...

Last reply: Joseph Andracchio, Feb 21, 2020, 4:49 pm

Local Food- Hotel

Pilot-Credits SSpc82: Local food production
posted by Ben Stanley on Apr 22, 2019, 2:21 pm

We're pursuing this credit along with an existing hotel certification. We'll be submitting for our preliminary review this week and will update the forum with any lessons learned for our team...

Last reply: Dionisio Franca, Dec 23, 2019, 1:12 am

Solar access

Pilot-Credits SSpc82: Local food production
posted by Reshadee Weerasooriya on Sep 11, 2019, 3:13 am

Hi all,

Could someone please clarify what is the infrastructure requirement meant by "Solar access". We can't find any references to this and it is confusing how to document this part. ...

Last reply: David Posada, Sep 11, 2019, 8:31 pm

How to calculate 5% of the site’s vegetated area (excluding preserved or restored habitat area)?

Pilot-Credits SSpc82: Local food production
posted by Adriana Hansen on Jul 5, 2019, 9:45 am

Hi everyone, as my team was studying the Local food production requirements, there was a doubt about how to address to the BD+C area requirement below:

  • At least 5% of the...

How to calculate area of edible nut- and fruit-bearing plants?

Pilot-Credits SSpc82: Local food production
posted by Noriko Nagazumi on Apr 8, 2015, 1:48 am

Is there any guidance on how to calculate the area of edible nut and fruit bearing trees? I assume we could calculate the area based on the position of the tree trunks or the tree crown. Also,...

Last reply: Chloe Bendistis, Jun 18, 2019, 1:52 pm

Location Limitations

Pilot-Credits SSpc82: Local food production
posted by Kath Williams on Mar 27, 2018, 5:10 pm

LEED for Schools O&M v4 project.  This small rural school borders Yellowstone National Park. Existing single building serving k-12.  School already has greenhouse attached that is used for...