Gallery: Rooftop Green Sky Growers Produce Thousands of Pounds of Fish ...

Photo by Mike Payne for TheCoolist
Even though Florida is hot, muggy and beset with pests, Green Sky Growers' rooftop farm produces thousands of pounds of fish and vegetables each year without using a single pesticide. This cutting-edge aquaponics system combines aquaculture and hydroponics to create a closed-loop, eco-friendly farm that supplies many local businesses with fresh, wholesome food. Our friend Mike Payne from TheCoolist recently had the opportunity to take a look inside this incredible rooftop farm, and he was kind enough to share his photos - hit the jump for more details!

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  1. RawMan August 8, 2012 at 11:35 am

    What was the total cost to set all this up? Economic feasibility is key.

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