One of the world’s largest rooftop farms is in Brooklyn

From gigantic solar farms through bee-friendly green roofs to simply painting our roofs white, we can be smarter about what goes on above our heads. I

By Sami Grover - Source: http://www.treehugger.com

Video screen capture Frank Gapinski

Video screen capture Frank Gapinski


Big flat roofs have always felt like a wasted opportunity to me.

That’s why we’ve gotten so excited in the past about Brooklyn Grange, the world’s largest rooftop farm. Now Geoff Lawton —who has shown us clever chicken tunnel systems; introduced us to the amazing diversity of life in our soil; and waxed lyrical about a 2000-year-old food forest—pays a visit to this eye opening facility. And he likes what he sees.

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