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.

Articles by Peyam Barghassa


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...

Growing Saffron Hydroponically Growing Saffron Hydroponically Growing Saffron Hydroponically Growing Saffron Hydroponically


Saffron, the world's highest-priced spice, lends a distinctive and highly prized flavor to many dishes. It turns out the crocus sativus...

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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