Creating a hydroponics system at home, at your neighborhood center or in your school can have many advantages!

Hydroponics is a way of growing plants in water without using soil. Some of the advantages include the growth of healthier plants that are better for consumption, the ability to grow more in less space, and an easier way to keep away pests and diseases than compared to when using soil. 

As with most efforts, the best way to begin is to gather support from your school community. Once you gain support, you can start by creating a small system, and move up from there! Read some of the following links to learn what type of containers and nutrients would be best for the system you want to make.