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How to manage urban and other difficult soils

publication date: Sep 1, 2016
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Rooftop Farm
Ongoing soil management is critical to the success of any organic farming operation, and food production at urban sites presents a host of soil management challenges. Our business, Seattle Urban Farm Company, has created gardens in many unique locations, including restaurant rooftops, school parking lots, vacant urban lots, and suburban backyards. Every urban site comes with distinct soil-related challenges, and the solutions are often different than those applied at more traditional agricultural plots.

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