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Whole Foods Announces Plans for 20,000 Sq. Ft. Rooftop Farm Atop New Gowanus Store

Posted By Yuka Yoneda On April 7, 2013 @ 9:05 am In Architecture,carousel showcase,New York City,News,Sustainable Food,Urban design,Urban farming | No Comments

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NYC foodies will soon be in for a real treat [1] as Whole Foods has announced they’ll be operating a rooftop farm right atop their forthcoming Gowanus, Brooklyn store [1]. The 20,000 sq. ft. greenhouse [1] will produce fresh veggies and other greens to be delivered to the market below. Now that’s what we call locally-grown food!

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