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Up Top Acres planning a new rooftop farm

After turning five empty rooftops in the D.C. area into working farms, Up Top Acres is looking to expand this year.

By Stephen Babcock
Technically DC
Mar 5, 2018


“We opened our first rooftop farm in May 2015 on top of the restaurant Oyamel,” O’Keefe said. “We’ve been gradually expanding since, but will be doubling our growing space this year. We’ve spent the last few years testing our business model and are now at a place to expand.”

The newest farm will be at Pike & Rose in North Bethesda, Md., which will be its largest to date. To help with the expansion, Up Top Acres launched a Kickstarter campaign last week which is already most of the way ($28,675 as of Monday morning) to its $30,000 goal.

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