The rooftop farm perched on top of Boston Medical Center (BMC) is poised for a record-breaking year and this is the time of year that the harvest is at its fullest. The farm is constructed of 2,300 milk crates filled with a special growing mix and outfitted with an irrigation system. More than 25 different crops are grown on the farm, and over the past two years, the farm has been growing more and more produce.
Boston Med Center rooftop farm’s impressive harvest
With almost 5,000 pounds of food harvested so far, the season isn’t over yet! Find out where all that hyper-local produce is going within the hospital community.