Lufa Farms

Q&A With Lufa Farms

The world’s first commercial rooftop greenhouse serves up fresh fruits and veg, along with hopeful visions of a sustainable future

green roof

Green Roof Benefits

Sustainable city living means taking advantage of every inch of space, and green roofs—or meadows in the sky, as they’re sometimes called—are an excellent way to do that, benefiting both building residents and the environment. Green roofs have been around since the days of Laura Ingalls, the girl heroine of the Little House on the […]

world's largest rooftop farm: Gotham Greens

World’s Largest Rooftop Farm Opens In Chicago

Chicago is one of my favorite cities in the world and now that it’s home to the world’s largest rooftop farm, it’s even better. Urban farming company Gotham Greens opened the farm on Chicago’s South Side in the Pullman area. This marks the company’s fourth greenhouse facility and the first one they’ve built outside of […]


7 Questions with Anastasia Cole Plakias

Co-founder of Brooklyn Grange Rooftop Farm shares the trials and joys of starting a 1-acre commercial farm high above the streets of Queens.


Eagle Street Rooftop Farm

Eagle Street Rooftop Farm

The rooftop growing efforts of young urban farmers and their communities are impressive.