Urban Agriculture

Rooster raised in urban agriculture setting. (Copyright IStock)City and suburban agriculture takes the form of backyard, roof-top and balcony gardening, community gardening in vacant lots and parks, roadside urban fringe agriculture and livestock grazing in open space. Explore information and tools on urban agriculture.

Canada's Office of Urban Agriculture.

Comprehensive compilation of information about urban agriculture. Includes resources from The Urban Agriculture Network (TUAN) as well as reports about rooftop gardening, micro-livestock, small-scale aquaculture, vermicomposting and more. [Urban Agriculture Notes archive.]

United Nations. Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO).

International perspectives on urban food security and nutrition, urban and periurban food production and land tenure, food marketing and distribution and more.

Time Inc.

Images of urban farming, vertical farms, victory gardens, rooftop gardens, and Community Supported Agriculture projects.