23 Feb '16, 7pm

March Forum: Urban Agriculture

Agriculture is booming across the five boroughs – from rooftops in North Brooklyn to hydroponic greenhouses in Jamaica, Queens; farms on Randall’s Island and Battery Park; school yards filled with raised beds and GreenThumb gardens dotting the map; and produce being grown on top of and inside of restaurants and culinary programs. It is an exciting time to be a farmer in the city. But what does it take to make these projects a long-term reality? What is the feasibility for commercial or even personal production in a city where there is always competition for land and resources?

Full article: http://greenhomenyc.org/forum/march-forum-urban-agriculture/

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