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Garden Woes

A downtown Vancouver rooftop lettuce farm has filed for bankruptcy after falling behind on rental payments after just over a year of being in business. The project was happily promoted by Mayor Gregor Robertson and now many are wondering who will be on the hook for the $1.2 million debt. We wrote about the cool concept here and praised its unique 'vertical farming' technique that utilized under used space like the parkade rooftop their once occupied. [The Province]