Implement an urban farm in New York with MicroHabitat
New York City, often dubbed the "Big Apple," is a bustling metropolis renowned for its iconic skyline, diverse culture, and vibrant energy. Amidst its concrete jungle, the city has seen a growing interest in urban farming, with various initiatives and rooftop gardens emerging, showcasing the potential for sustainable food production and community involvement in this urban landscape.
MicroHabitat is greening New York
New York is MicroHabitat’s first USA city, with its countless unoccupied rooftops, and ideal conditions, many businesses will see their rooftops turn into urban farms with our support.
The benefits of urban farming
Engagement and wellbeing
Increase satisfaction and engagement by catering to human health and wellness, and engaging with people with a unique source of connection.
Raise awareness about environmental issues with your urban farm that can also help score points for certain sustainability certifications.
Leverage your harvest to spread a bit of positivity amongst your network and community, while enhancing the visibility of your innovative initiative.
Your turnkey urban farming service
Installation, maintenance and harvest drop-off
MicroHabitat’s urban farming service includes the installation and care of an urban farm at your building, and all required certifications, accreditations, and insurances.
Team-building conferences and activities
Every urban farming project includes educational workshops. These hour-long hands-on activities or inspiring conferences engage and connect people with their urban farm, whether in-person or virtually.
Ultra local veggie harvests
Each urban farm yields 300 lbs to 500 lbs of veggies per season, and can be either distributed throughout your community, or donated to local food banks of your choice through our urban solidarity farms initiative.