rooftop agriculture

Green roofs becoming a reality in Denver's Larimer Square

Green roofs becoming a reality in Denver's Larimer Square

Nearly two years after Denver mandated that businesses install green roofs, it's becoming a reality in Larimer Square.

New York City’s Largest Rooftop Farm Sprouts Up In Brooklyn

New York City’s Largest Rooftop Farm Sprouts Up In Brooklyn

Tomatoes, carrots and cucumbers are only a few of the many fresh options now growing on New York City’s largest rooftop farm: a 140,000-square-foot facility in Sunset Park.

This Hidden U of T Rooftop Farm Helps Feed the Hungry - And Could Impact How Cities Eat

This Hidden U of T Rooftop Farm Helps Feed the Hungry - And Could Impact How Cities Eat

Atop an engineering building at the University of Toronto, students are conducting a living experiment in doing food differently: one of the city's biggest and most innovative food-producing rooftop gardens.

Veggie Tales: Pacers Install Green Roof Atop New Practice Facility

Veggie Tales: Pacers Install Green Roof Atop New Practice Facility

When the Indiana Pacers started to plan the St. Vincent Center, they were trying to create the NBA's most advanced practice facility. They probably didn't expect to put one of the building's most unique elements on the roof.

Grocery Store Produces Fresh Food and Harvests Water in Ville St. Laurent, Quebec

Grocery Store Produces Fresh Food and Harvests Water in Ville St. Laurent, Quebec

The range of produce grown in 2017 included a variety of greens, such as spinach, Swiss chard, lettuces and kale; carrots, radishes, white turnips, broccoli, cauliflower, red and yellow beets, eggplant, beans, bell peppers, hot peppers, tomatoes, cucumbers and garlic.