Big Red Trucks and Bigger Green Roofs AGAIN!

Here’s another great opportunity to visit one of the newest, most sophisticated green roofs in the state: the Minnesota Green Roofs Council is hosting a free tour at the St. Paul Fire Station No. 1 at 2:00pm on Thursday, July...

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Big Red Trucks and Bigger Green Roofs

If you haven’t had a chance to see the lush greenery growing on the new St. Paul Fire Department Station No. 1, here’s a great opportunity!  The Fort Road Federation is sponsoring a West End Neighbors’ Garden Tour on Saturday,...

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The Annual MGRC Picnic is coming up!

The MGRC is hosting an afternoon of green roof networking and local foods at the Minnesota Landscape Arboretum!  This is our third annual picnic and networking event, as well as our way of saying a hearty “Thank You!” to all the...

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Green Roofs at the Red Stag

The Minnesota Green Roofs Council invites you to a Green Roof Happy Hour at the Red Stag in Minneapolis!  We’re getting together from 4:30 to 6:00 on Monday, December 6th to enjoy a few refreshments and talk about green roofs. ...

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Turning Greenbacks into Green Roofs

If you’d like to see more green roofs in Minnesota, here’s a quick and easy way to help – without even getting out your chair.  The Minnesota Green Roofs Council is accepting tax-deductible donations through GiveMN.org’s “Give...

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Making Flickr Greenr

If you saw something in the slideshow at the Eco Experience that you thought was interesting, or are just interested in looking at a few dozen green roof projects around Minnesota, take a look at the MGRC’s Flickr page. ...

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There’s slightly more to it than just “Green side up.”

Since 2007, Chris Wegscheid and Corrie Zoll have given dozens of presentations on do-it-yourself green roofs through the MGRC’s RoofBloom program.  If you’re interested in finding out more about small green roofs and the kinds...

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Seeds, please!

If you found our blog by picking up a seed packet at our exhibit at the Minnesota State Fair, welcome! You may be wondering what might sprout from that little handful — the answer to that question is: A LOT!  Minnesota...

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