Massive rooftop farm to sprout at renovated Boston warehouse

A rooftop farm -- covering more than an acre -- will soon be opened atop the renovated warehouse of the Boston Design Center, Kaid Benfield writes. The "Higher Ground Farm" will supply organic fruits and vegetables to the community, while reducing the urban heat island effect and controlling stormwater runoff. The structure is the first rooftop farm in Boston and is said to be the second-largest in the world, Benfield writes.

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