Lush Skies: Summer Atop The Navy Yard, At Brooklyn Grange’s Newest Rooftop Farm
It’s true, you know. It's not a dream. There is a secret world of verdant green fields spreading high above the city’s steamy gray streets. This world is growing, and a thing of jarring beauty to behold - particularly so under the blush of the rising sun, while snacking on golden cherry tomatoes as they drop, plump and perfectly ripe, off the vine, into your hand.
Sustainable urban farming ideas that think inside the box
Photo via .hello foto of FlickrIn my last Green State column, I wrote about Agriculture 2.0. The conference, held in Silicon Valley recently, brought together venture capitalists and sustainable ag startups in an effort to jump start a market for …
Rooftop Community Garden Debated in Madison, WI
With seasons changing yet again, starting a garden might be the last thing on a person’s mind. Not so here in Madison, Wisconsin, where a local group is pushing for more community garden spaces in the downtown area. This isn’t especially newsworthy until you hear where they’re proposing to add the garden – the top … More