Amazing But True

For decades, the trend for farmers and ranchers has been larger spreads with more chemicals and more mining of the soil. But is that the answer? Having a conversation with David King, of Brenham, Texas reveals that another approach is more in line with the modern world – farmers should think of themselves not as [...]
How do you feed and nurture 4,650 heads of lettuce in a vertical 4-tier hydroponic growing configuration? Water (with nutrients) is pumped to the top bed where the lettuce heads are immersed in the solution. The water then flows down through the remaining three tiers and back into a 2,000-gallon underground tank. Each tier holds [...]