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Rooftop Farming

When It Comes To Urban Farming, New York City Rules

Posted 07.25.2012 | Green

From Earth Techling's Susan DeFreitas: If you’re interested in the future of the city, you could do worse than to look to New York City. Establis...

Waldorf-Astoria Hotel Installs Bee Hives On Roof

AP | Associated Press | Posted 04.19.2012 | New York

NEW YORK -- New York City's Waldorf-Astoria Hotel is buzzing with thousands of tiny new visitors. The luxury hotel has installed six beehives on its ...

Soil-less Sky Farming: Rooftop Hydroponics on NYC Restaurant (Video)

Kirsten Dirksen | Posted 08.21.2011 | New York
Kirsten Dirksen

I stepped onto the roof of the West Village restaurant Bell, Book and Candle and caught a glimpse of the future. I was surrounded by 60 white plastic towers seemingly sprouting from the floor.

WATCH: How To Run New York's Largest Rooftop Garden

Huffington Post | Damiano Beltrami | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

Traditionally, farmers take it easy in the winter. But urban farmer Ben Flanner has never been so busy. He is trying to get more New York rooftops rea...

A Rooftop Farm For the Future

Cathy Erway | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Cathy Erway

On top of an industrial building overlooking the East River in Brooklyn sits the 6,000 square foot urban farm.