Peyam Barghassa

Peyam Barghassa was born in Iran, but grew up in Spain and New York City. He earned an MS in Soil Science at Texas A&M University as well as a BA in Humanities and a BS in Agronomy from North Carolina State University. He traveled to Guatemala with the Peace Corps to work on agricultural projects from 2005-2007. Peyam has been Hydrofarm’s Southeast and Mid-Atlantic Territory Manager since January 2012.
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Growing Fodder Hydroponically for Backyard Chickens Growing Fodder Hydroponically for Backyard Chickens Growing Fodder Hydroponically for Backyard Chickens Growing Fodder Hydroponically for Backyard Chickens


Chicken fodder, grown from seeds such as rye grass, millet, buckwheat, clover and kale, can easily and plentifully be grown in an ebb and...

Hands holding harvested saffron flowers. Hands holding harvested saffron flowers. Hands holding harvested saffron flowers. Hands holding harvested saffron flowers.


It turns out Saffron, the world's highest-priced spice, can thrive in a hydroponic system.

Q&A by Peyam Barghassa


Can you grow potatoes hydroponically? Can you grow potatoes hydroponically? Can you grow potatoes hydroponically? Can you grow potatoes hydroponically?


We know many readers have been experimenting with growing different crops hydroponically. For this special Ask the Experts section, we went...

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