Urban Agriculture

Q&A: Susan Chin on Urban Farms

Susan Chin, executive director of the Design Trust for Public Space, on the non-profit's study "Five Borough Farm: Seeding the Future of Urban Agriculture in New York."

In New York City, where more than 8 million of us live in very close proximity to hundreds of our immediate neighbors, many of us are also near some form of urban agriculture. Today there are ten times more urban farms in Gotham than in San Francisco and Seattle. And urban farming is growing in every one of our five…