Gallery: Top 5 Urban Farms in New York City

Brooklyn Grange is the largest rooftop farm in the country (and possibly the world), spanning some 40,000 square feet atop a former industrial building in Queens. The farm produces everything from beets to beans plus 40 other herbs and vegetables. The Grange is dedicated to using organic principles in the growing process, however they are not certified organic by the USDA and has no plans to do so because this often leads unnecessary increases in costs. They believe that using natural growing techniques should be standard when trying to help create healthy and sustainable cities.

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    Bravo explication. Je ne pouvais pas faire mieux de moi-même!
  5. lilu0911 January 27, 2012 at 10:26 am
    This is another reason why I love New York so much. : )
  6. JC June 23, 2011 at 3:54 pm
    so much vegetation!
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  8. joetrainor June 20, 2011 at 12:42 pm
    Urban farming is crucial for hummanikind to reduce our carbon footprint, with the added bonus of improving freshness (eg nutrition!) and flavour (Canadian spelling)! Peace from Toronto, Joe Trainor, Editor / Publisher 21st Century Architecture Blog