Montreal supermarket is Canada’s first to grow produce on its own rooftop garden

A supermarket in Montreal is raising the roof on local produce. Located in the Saint-Laurent borough, IGA Extra Famille Duchemin says it’s the first grocery store in Canada to sell herbs and vegetables grown on its own roof. The 25,000-foot space features more than 30 different varieties of certified-organic produce, including tomatoes, lettuce, radishes, kale, eggplant, and basil.

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from Inhabitat – Green Design, Innovation, Architecture, Green Building http://inhabitat.com/montreal-supermarket-is-canadas-first-to-grow-produce-on-its-own-rooftop-garden
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