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Five Borough Farm: Seeding the Future of Urban Agriculture in New York City provides the most comprehensive picture of the city’s urban agriculture activity to date, recommends initiatives to connect farmers' and gardeners' grassroots efforts to municipal policy, and provides a framework for understanding and measuring how urban agriculture contributes health, social, economic, and ecological benefits to the city. Buy today on the Design Trust shop.

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"Five Borough Farm has the potential to literally reshape the city through food."

- Nicola Twilley, GOOD Magazine


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Nevin Cohen, Design Trust Policy Fellow

Kristin Reynolds, Research Collaborator

Rupal Sanghvi, Design Trust Metrics Fellow


Jerome Chou, Design Trust Director of Programs

Publication Data

Date: July 2012

Trim size: 7.75" w x 11" h

Pages: 169

Binding: Perfect bound

ISBN: 978-0-9777175-6-9

Price: $25.00 USD

Book Design and Information Graphics

Agnieszka Gasparska, Design Trust Graphic Design Fellow


Rob Stephenson, Design Trust Photo Urbanism Fellow 


Printed and bound in the USA by Print Craft, Inc. using 10% post-consumer recycled fiber. Print run of 2,500 copies. 


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David Rockefeller Fund