agriculture Archives - Brooklyn



Oct. 4, 2016 12:54 pm

Bed-Stuy’s buzzy new accelerator is all about the ‘real food’ revolution

Square Roots has already gotten 500 applications for just 10 spots. We talked to CEO Tobias Peggs about what impact he envisions his program will have.

Aug. 17, 2016 10:51 am

Brooklyn’s rooftop farming industry is booming

The borough is home to two urban farming companies, one of which reportedly operates the largest rooftop farm in the world, located in Chicago, according to a Curbed report.

Aug. 4, 2016 7:47 am

Agrilyst founder explains why farming is ripe for analytics

Farms have the production data, they just don't have the systems to actually use it.

May 16, 2016 12:43 pm

Why Brooklyn’s top VC is placing a bet on indoor farming

“We know the distance between where food is grown and where it’s eaten needs to shrink,” Charlie O'Donnell said.

Oct. 2, 2015 11:24 am

There’s an indoor, windowless farm in Bushwick that produces the best vegetables you’ve ever tasted

The team of founders behind VertiCulture Farms is trying to prove that their model can be scaled.

Sep. 4, 2015 7:30 am

This company is raising tilapia on a roof in Bed-Stuy

VertiCulture can deliver fish to Brooklyn restaurants within hours.

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