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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.

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.

Paris to Turn a Third of its Green Space Into Urban Farms

Paris to Turn a Third of its Green Space Into Urban Farms

France's famously beautiful capital is not a place you'd expect to find chickens, beehives and rows of neatly planted cabbages -- but urban farming is flourishing in Paris.
 

'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.

'Put Your Hands In Some Dirt': Rooftop Garden Delivers Food, Improved Mental Health

'Put Your Hands In Some Dirt': Rooftop Garden Delivers Food, Improved Mental Health

A rooftop garden in the heart of the city is allowing London's Youth Opportunities Unlimited (YOU) to supply its successful street-level café with fresh herbs and vegetables.