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Fork Farms is creating a better, cleaner, more efficient, and sustainable food system for our communities, one farmer at a time.

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See the real-world impact of the Flex Farm and how hydroponic farming can change education, community and lives for the better. Explore how one school district in Wisconsin has taken a fresh take on cafeteria food. In the middle of winter, the school grows fresh food for more than 2000 students who often are not exposed to fresh fruits and vegetables anywhere else.

Let learning take root

Teaching the next generation about innovative farming grows awareness, compassion, and problem-solving.

The Flex Farm comes with free, integrated STEM learning tools aligned to Next Generation Science Standards.

Grow student engagement by growing fresh food

Grow student engagement by growing fresh food

Growing fresh food provides a unique experience that sparks learners to think creatively about engaging with their communities and the global food system. Kids learn about STEM, nutrition, and how to be sustainable global citizens through hands-on learning.

Community-centered hydroponics for all

Community-centered hydroponics for all

An educational hydroponic farming experience in YOUR community supported by OUR community. With the right technology, coupled with end-to-end growing support, everyone is a farmer.

Spend less time growing, and more time teaching

Spend less time growing, and more time teaching

Growing hydroponically is a powerful teaching tool. But most hydroponic growing systems are expensive and complicated. Maximizing student engagement requires a solution that empowers educators to focus more on teaching than managing the farm.

Read the Inspired Farmer Blog

Find inspiration and get the latest stories and trends on hydroponic farming!

Hydroponic Gardens and School Nutrition Programs. How to Introduce More Fresh Greens to More Students

Introducing gardens and hydroponic systems into schools and school nutrition programs is a fantastic way to bring fresh and healthy vegetables, herbs, and some fruits directly to ...
Fork Farms Team

What is a Nutrient Formula and How is it Used in Hydroponic Growing?

Hydroponics is a method of growing plants efficiently and sustainably without soil. So, how do the plants get their nutrients, you ask? Hydroponic plants gain nutrients via ...
Fork Farms Team

What is the Best Time of Year to Plan and Start a School Garden?

When developing a plan and timeline for starting a school garden project, the first question to ask yourself is what kind of garden you are working towards – a traditional outdoor ...
Fork Farms Team

Hydroponic Highlight – Grow It Forward

If you are a regular follower of our blog, you know that we truly believe that hydroponic gardens are a wonderful idea for food banks. They produce a great deal of fresh, ...
Fork Farms Team

The Sustainable and Fresh Impact of Hydroponics in Caribbean Communities

Often when we think of the Caribbean Islands, we think of crystal-clear waters and fresh foods. Unfortunately, there is a whole other side to the islands that suffers from food ...
Fork Farms Team

Exploring the Types of Hydroponic Systems: Which is Best for You?

Hydroponics, the method of growing plants without soil, has gained popularity as it is sustainable, efficient, and produces high yields in small spaces. There are different ...
Fork Farms Team

What are the Main Benefits of an Indoor Hydroponic Garden?

From container gardens to aquaponic gardening and permaculture gardening, there have never been more ways to grow fresh produce. However, for new gardeners or even experienced ...
Fork Farms Team

What Kind of Setup Do You Need for an Indoor Hydroponic Garden?

Although hydroponic gardening has been around for generations, interest in growing indoors has accelerated in recent years. In fact, this versatile, soil-less farming technique is ...
Fork Farms Team

How to Grow More Food with Your Hydroponic Farm System

Hydroponics is an innovative method of growing plants without soil, where nutrients are delivered to the roots via a water-based solution. This cutting-edge approach to farming ...
Fork Farms Team

What to Look For in a Top Hydroponic Garden Company?

Hydroponics can be a great opportunity to grow fresh produce and herbs. However, if you’re new to hydroponics or looking to scale your current system, it can be a bit challenging ...
Fork Farms Team

Nutrient Formulas for Hydroponic Gardens: What are the Different Ways to Feed Plants Hydroponically?

There are various ways to feed hydroponic plants as well as several systems that are successful at feeding plants (we’ll tackle system options in a future blog post, so keep ...
Fork Farms Team

Why Hydroponic Gardens Are a Great Idea for Food Banks And Community

A food bank is a distribution center or a hub where donated food is collected and then distributed to food pantries. All of the food collected is intended to go to people facing ...
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Can You Grow Fruits And Vegetables In Any Season With Hydroponics?

The truth is, it can be challenging to grow produce indoors. There are a lot of elements needed for plants to thrive, such as sunlight, water, and nutrients, and the off-balance ...
Fork Farms Team

What Are The Best Hydroponic Gardens for Teachers and School Administrators?

Hydroponics in schools is like adding a sprinkle of magic to the curriculum. It's hands-on learning at its finest, teaching students about science, nutrition, and sustainability ...
Fork Farms Team

Hydroponic Gardens: Overcoming America’s Food Deserts and Improving Access to Healthy Food

According to the CDC, a majority of Americans do not receive adequate nutrition. Often, the culprit is a high amount of “sodium, saturated fat, and sugar” in their diets, ...
Fork Farms Team

How to Start a Hydroponic School Lunch Program: What are the Steps?

Thinking about putting hydroponics into your school lunch program, but don’t know where to start? School lunch programs are more important now than ever since post-pandemic, we ...
Fork Farms Team

The Different Ways an Indoor Hydroponic Garden Can Engage Students In The Classroom

Hydroponics, or the practice of growing plants using nutrient-rich water instead of soil, continues to reshape how our society approaches fresh food production and delivery. Every ...
Fork Farms Team

Can You Grow Lettuce Indoors? A Guide to Growing Lettuce Indoors With A Hydroponic Garden

Hydroponic farming continues to revolutionize how we grow and consume food. By using nutrient-rich water solutions instead of soil, this innovative approach to food production ...
Fork Farms Team

Can You Grow Food Year-Round With an Indoor Hydroponic Garden?

Hydroponics is a groundbreaking method of cultivating plants without the use of soil. This innovative technique has transformed the way fresh, nutritious food is grown. By ...
Fork Farms Team

Indoor Garden Systems: What Are They And Should You Buy One?

Indoor garden systems are revolutionizing how people grow plants and vegetables. Rather than using traditional soil and depending on the elements (sunlight, humidity, etc.) to ...
Fork Farms Team

How Much Food Can a Hydroponic Farm System Actually Grow?

Hydroponic systems offer a powerful and innovative approach to gardening. They provide a controlled environment for plant growth without the use of soil. Instead, crops are ...
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Grow innovation in the classroom.
Harvest impact in the community.

Real-world examples of the impact of hydroponic farming in the
classroom and the community at large.

Fresh Food For Our Kids

Introducing the Flex Farm.
Everyone is a farmer.

The most efficient, scalable, and transformative hydroponic technology on the planet.

  • Grow 25+ lbs of fresh food every 4 weeks (28 days)
  • Harvest up to 3,400 plants annually
  • Requires 2 hours of regular maintenance per month
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Growing success with the Flex Farm

Growing success with the Flex Farm is all but guaranteed.

In addition to the innovative hydroponic technology, it also includes:

  • End-to-end support from the Fork Farms team of hydroponics experts
  • Access to the Farmative community where you can collaborate with like-minded, innovative growers

Farmative - A digital platform that gives you access to transformative tools and our global community.

Through Farmative, you can access growing and programming resources and connect with other Fork Farms partners. Farmative is free and only available for Flex Farm users.

  • Discover the community and collaborate with like-minded, innovative growers. Ask questions, share, and celebrate your harvests!
  • Hands-on learning grows student engagement by growing fresh food. Access K-12 curriculum and learning resources.
  • Access step-by-step growing guides, courses, videos, and the Flex Farming 101 course to support your hydroponic growing experience.
  • The Farmative App is available to download for iOS and Android mobile devices.
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Discover the Flex Farm

Discover the Flex Farm

An educational hydroponic farming experience in YOUR community supported by OUR community. With the right technology, coupled with end-to-end growing support, anyone can be a farmer.