Category Archives: greenhouse growing

Gotham Greens Expands Their Rooftop Gardens To Chicago

  Aerial view of Gotham Greens’ 75,000 sq ft rooftop greenhouse located in Chicago’s south side Pullman neighborhood. At nearly two acres, the greenhouse is the ‘World’s Largest’ Rooftop Farm, producing over 10 million annual crops while employing over 50 … Continue reading

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The Problem with Hoop Houses

The large hoop houses have become popular with northern gardeners with their promise of extending the season. I’ve talked with growers who have picked ripe tomatoes in June from their grow houses, which is unheard of in these parts. I’ve … Continue reading

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Greenhouse projects: grafting tomatoes

I’m on day two of my tomato grafting. Actually, it’s not taking place in the greenhouse just yet.  So why graft tomatoes in the first place? For one thing, growers around the country are having trouble with soil borne fungal … Continue reading

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