Gallery: NYC Looking to Build World’s Largest Rooftop Farm in Hunts Poi...

Mayor Bloomberg‘s Economic Development Council is currently looking for a private developer to create what could soon be the largest rooftop farm in the world. The farm, planned for the Hunts Point neighborhood of the Bronx, would be the latest (and greenest) addition to the area’s already massive food distribution center, with the New Fulton Fish Market and the renowned Hunts Point produce and meat markets already in residence. Currently, another massive rooftop farm is being developed in Brooklyn, but the idea to bring the source of the food even closer to where many NY retailers purchase their produce makes a lot of logistical sense to us.

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