Green Roofs - Living Architecture Monitor - Spring 2015 - (Page A)

:20 PM VOLUME 17 ISSUE 1 SPRING 2015 INSIDE FROM THE FOUNDER / 1 INTEGRATING AGRICULTURE AND ARCHITECTURE FOR THE 21ST CENTURY 2 LIVING ARCHITECTURE DOCTOR 4 ON THE ROOF WITH - OTRW...URBAN AGRICULTURE ROCK STARS: Will Allen, Ben Flanner, Ron Finley, John Stoddard, Betsy Mason, Mohamed Hage and Jeremy Lekeich discuss the economics of urban agriculture 12 DESIGN LEADERSHIP - CONFESSIONS OF A GREEN DESIGNER: Patrick Blanc talks about green wall design challenges, what he says to critics and more 16 POLICY - GROWING POLICY: Exploring the urban food policy landscape in Vancouver, Washington and beyond 20 PLANT/BIODIVERSITY - ROOFTOP FOOD AND FINANCES: Proļ¬table green roof vegetables: herbs and salad greens 22 PROJECT - WALL-TO-TABLE: Grand Rapids chefs experiment with produce from a 700 square foot edible wall 24 CLIENTS SPEAK - EDIBLE RESERVATION: The Client Speaks! The Fairmont Waterfront's executive chef shares her experience working with the hotel's rooftop garden 28 BUSINESS CASE - URBAN AGRICULTURE FOR SALE: Urban gardens a soughtafter amenity in new home and condo communities 30 GRP PROJECT - GREEN ROOF LEADERSHIP: Mark Dalski and Lenox Hill Community House 32 34 NEW CORPORATE MEMBERS GRHC BUYER'S GUIDE 35 GETTING FOOD RIGHT: Why food issues need to rise to the top of the urban sustainability to-do list STRATA / INTERVIEWS / PROFILES / GRHC UPDATE / ON SPEC / Downes Forest Products will handle all of your Green Roof media Installation needs 1-877-4-DOWNES 65 Royal Ave, Hawthorne, NJ JeffM@Downes.Pro ON THE COVER: Rooftop garden at Ryerson University in Toronto. Image provided by: Sammy Tangir. LIVING ARCHITECTURE MONITOR / SPRING 2015 / C

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