New York Farm City

Rooftop farming.

Filmed in New York City, USA.

You might not expect to find a farm atop an NYC office block. How do you run a farm all the way up there anyway? Do you carry the produce up and down in an elevator? Do you use the subway for distribution?
Market gardening and city allotments are common in the UK, or Cuba, where small-scale city farming has long been a feature of society. But given the extreme centralisation and homogenisation of food production in the USA, this film makes for an interesting insight into agricultural subculture in the Big Apple.

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