Drive the District | Hydroponic Farming Takes Root

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As the planet’s population rises and food sources diminish, the agricultural world is beginning to do some creative thinking. One of the innovators on the forefront of rewriting food production is New York-based BrightFarms, a company that builds hydroponic farms to grow fresh produce under a 20-mile radius from its selling point. Sometimes, the greenhouses are directly on the supermarket roof.