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National Geographic, April 2014

Growing A Greener World, PBS, December 2012

Brian Lehrer.TV: Primairies in the Empire State

Vertigo Farming – BBC World Challenge

Aljazeera – Brooklyn Grange

A Day on a Rooftop Farm in New York City – Bon Appetit


As Busy as His Bees – The New York Times, September 2013

Gotham Farmers Sprout Cash Crops – Crain’s New York, July 2013

Home on BK Grange’s Urban Organic Oasis – The Village Voice, July 2013

To Find Fields to Farm in New York City, Just Look Up – The New York Times, July 2012

Soil and Spreadsheets: A Look At The Past And Future Of Rooftop Farming With Brooklyn Grange’s Ben Flanner – Nona Brooklyn, April 2012

Crops Spring From An Urban Rooftop – Los Angeles Times, October 2011

Eye On Culture: Brooklyn Grange – The New Yorker, September 2011

Urban Farmers Grow Rooftop Crops – ABC News, July 2011

Brooklyn Grange Blankets NYC with Edible Green Rooftops – Seedstock, February 2012

African Immigrants Plant Roots on Long Island City Rooftop Farm to Gain a Sense of Home – NY Daily News, June 2011

Fresh Produce Program Unveils Queens Crop, Turning a New Leaf for Borough – NY Daily News, July 22 2010

Rooftop Farm Opens in Queens – NY1 News, July 7 2010

High Above Queens the Dirt Is Deep, and Good – The New York Times, May 13 2010

Six Stories above Queens, a Fine Spot for a Little Farming – The New York Times, May 13 2010