Co-Founder, Brooklyn Grange Rooftop Farm
In her interview, Anastasia Cole Plakias discusses the inner workings of a honeybee colony, the importance of sustainable urban farming, and the disparity between people and the food we consume.
Born and raised in NYC, Anastasia Cole Plakias is a food enthusiast and veteran of the city’s ever-growing restaurant industry. She is the Director of the Brooklyn Grange rooftop farm, a 1-acre commercial farm located in the Brooklyn Navy Yards.
Having started out as Sales, Events and Communications Department, she now also focuses on bridging the gap between the farm lifestyle and the communities it depends on and provides for.