Brooklyn Grange is a rooftop farm that was started in 2010 and is the largest rooftop farm in the world. They grow 50,000 pounds (22,600 kg) of organic produce each year. This 3-minute time-lapse video shows their 7-month growing season.
Sky Vegetables is a hydroponic greenhouse farm on a rooftop in New York City. Take a virtual tour of the Sky Vegetables garden with Tara from Global Scholars to learn more about Sky Vegetables and hydroponics!
Helpful resources for you to research online so that you can contribute to the discussion ‘where food begins’. The website contains short videos about 21 popular fruits and vegetables, describing how each is grown.