2016 CitiesAlive Award of Excellence Winner | Trent University | Credit ZinCo

2016 CitiesAlive Award of Excellence Winner | Trent University | Credit ZinCo

Introduction to Rooftop Urban Agriculture

Washington, DC

JULY 31, 2018


Introduction to Rooftop Urban Agriculture
Tuesday, July 31st, 2018

This half-day course discusses practical applications of green roof and wall technologies that can be used to implement productive rooftop farming initiatives. Case studies focused on pioneering urban farming operations describe key factors for project success. Building-integrated agriculture is one of the most rapidly evolving areas of the agriculture industry, and recent technological innovations are enabling urban farmers to exploit underutilized spaces in our cities for food production. 


$224 USD

Space is limited. Reserve your seat now.
Each course includes a digital manual.






GRHC members receive an additional $25 discount on each course.

Please contact training@greenroofs.org for information

Tuition is in US Dollars. Tuition includes course materials. If paying by cheque, it must be received in our office no later than one week before the event. Registrations may be canceled by a participant up to THREE DAYS prior to the event, and will incur a $50 cancellation fee per course. We regret that we cannot cancel a registration after that point.

Continuing Education Credits

Green Roofs for Healthy Cities is an approved continuing education provider with GRPs, AIA CES, APLD and LA CES. Earn up to 3.5 Continuing Education (Professional Development) Hours per course.

“I participated in the half-day and inaugural class: Introduction to Rooftop Urban Agriculture. Of the 101, 201…classes, trust me, I’ve taken them all, I thought this was the most relevant, informative and interesting class…ever.”
— Janet M. Faust, LEED AP, GRP, Greenroof Product Manager, JDR Enterprises, Inc.