Operators: R Garden and Julia McKeon
Production: Vegetables, Leafy Greens, Hydroponics
Location: New Bern, Craven County, NC
Garden and McKeon retrofitted an existing greenhouse for a hydroponic lettuce production. They installed a NFT (Nutrient Film Technique) system and cool cell technology, which allows them to produce lettuce year round.
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