Urban farm

Staten Island Urby residents reap what’s sown in on-site urban farm

Brooklyn native Zaro Bates didn’t experience locally sourced food until she attended Cornell University upstate, but once she did, she knew the career path she wanted to sow. “I was looking for something tangible to really feel the impact of my work on a day-to-day basis,” the 28...

Friday, April 20, 2018 - 5:02am

Growing vegetables on Houston Street

Just past six wide lanes of traffic, New York University's Steinhardt School has created an oasis in the middle of NYC's bustling Lower East Side. Over the summer, they have built their new Urban Farm at the base of the Silver Towers apartment complex on Houston Street harvesting free...

Tuesday, October 17, 2017 - 2:02pm