Design and Planning. When expanding or starting an urban farm or garden, it is helpful to create a site plan that considers slopes, sun exposure, water drainage and sources, and soil quality.
- Master Gardener's Edible Landscape Training - Design and planning of edible landscapes.
San Francisco Urban Agriculture Alliance (SFUAA)
- Starting a Garden or Urban Farm in San Francisco - Includes a helpful section on rooftop gardening.
Texas A&M Extension
University of Missouri Extension
Alabama Cooperative Extension System
Attracting Beneficials and Enhancing Native Habitat. Make sure your garden or farm is attracting pollinators and natural pest enemies.