Learn how to do soil-less farming from this Hyderabad couple

By Aiswarya Sriram  Published on  10 Feb 2020 7:38 AM GMT
Learn how to do soil-less farming from this Hyderabad couple

Rapid urbanisation and the looming water shortage will change the traditional style of farming, says Satya Narayan Reddy who started Hyderabad’s first hydroponic farm in Kukatpally. It is a half-acre vertical garden says, Satya Narayan.

Hydroponics is a farming technique in which no soil is used for cultivation. Instead of soil, clay and LECA (Lightweight Expandable Clay Aggregate) balls are used to grow plants. The technique is widely used for growing leafy vegetables.

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