rooftop garden

New York's Rooftop Farms Provide Fresh Local Produce - and Help Stop a Sewage Problem

New York's Rooftop Farms Provide Fresh Local Produce - and Help Stop a Sewage Problem

High above the streets of New York, more than 36 tonnes of organic vegetables are grown every year. And the farms that produce them aren’t just feeding residents – they’re helping to stop sewage polluting the city’s rivers too.

The Next Frontier in Office Space? The Outdoors

The Next Frontier in Office Space? The Outdoors

Now, developers and owners of urban office buildings are adding terraces and transforming once-barren rooftops into parklike settings, where workers can plant vegetables, unfurl yoga mats or swing in a hammock.

Rooftop Greenhouse Teaches, Nourishes and Empowers Students

Rooftop Greenhouse Teaches, Nourishes and Empowers Students

The nation’s first student-run rooftop greenhouse with the capacity for year-round food production helps stock the UA Campus Pantry.

Up On The Roof: Garden Club Thrives Atop Park Ridge Condo Building

Up On The Roof: Garden Club Thrives Atop Park Ridge Condo Building

Two years ago, a garden that sits on top of a condominium building in Park Ridge was in jeopardy.

From Rooftop Garden To IGA Cart In Just A Few Minutes

From Rooftop Garden To IGA Cart In Just A Few Minutes

IGA extra Famille Duchemin nestled in Montreal’s Saint-Laurent borough is taking its rooftop garden, the largest organic supermarket green roof garden in the country, to a whole new level.