Boston Medical Center

Farm to Hospital Bed: This Hospital Uses It's Roof to Feed Thousands

Farm to Hospital Bed: This Hospital Uses It's Roof to Feed Thousands

When Boston Medical Center needed a way for patients to access healthy, fresh food, it turned to its roof.

Boston Medical Center Rooftop Farm Concludes First Season

Boston Medical Center Rooftop Farm Concludes First Season

Atop its power plant facility this past summer, the hospital introduced 7,000 square feet of space dedicated to growing fresh produce.

'Boston's greenest hospital' to get even greener with rooftop garden

'Boston's greenest hospital' to get even greener with rooftop garden

The soil is tilled and plans are in place to plant leafy vegetables, tomatoes, cucumbers and more. But this green space isn’t on a farm or even in someone’s backyard: it’s on the top of Boston Medical Center.