Posts in category "Rooftop gardening"

Greening Chicago: Meet Garden Girl Sara Gasbarra

There is urban agriculture. And there is really urban agriculture. This container vegetable garden — with its great view of Chicago’s Willis Tower, the tallest building in North America — is on the 8th floor sub-roof of the Hilton Chicago hotel on South Michigan Avenue. It is one of the “edible gardens” being designed for... Read more »

Uncommon Ground's Garden Of Eatin', Up On The Roof

I have long been engaged with the Good Food movement as a consumer, an early adopter of Whole Foods’ predecessor in the Washington, D.C., area 20 years ago and a frequenter of farmers’ markets in that city. Since moving to Chicago last year and deciding to try to develop a second career as a food... Read more »