How to Garden without Soil

The rooftop farm at the Bushwick Starr Theater, Summer 2012.

Lee Mandell, the founder of Boswyck Farms, a hydroponic farm in Bushwick, Brooklyn, discusses hydroponic gardening and how grow lettuce, herbs, and other vegetables without soil.

First hydroponic harvest at Los Sures (Southside United HDFC). Project funded by United Way.
First hydroponic harvest at Los Sures (Southside United HDFC). Project funded by United Way. ( Courtesy of Lee Mandell, Boswyck Farms )
The rooftop farm at the Bushwick Starr Theater (panorama), Spring 2012.
The rooftop farm at the Bushwick Starr Theater (panorama), Spring 2012. ( Courtesy of Lee Mandell, Boswyck Farms )
The rooftop farm at the Bushwick Starr Theater, Summer 2012.
The rooftop farm at the Bushwick Starr Theater, Summer 2012. ( Courtesy of Lee Mandell, Boswyck Farms )
Hydroponic harvest work with Birch Family Services.
Hydroponic harvest work with Birch Family Services. ( Courtesy of Lee Mandell, Boswyck Farms )
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