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Urban farming flourishes in New York

US startup Square Roots has been training 10 recruits since November to grow greens and herbs without soil indoors

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Some of the crops are available to taste and buy during a tour at Square Roots Urban Growers on April 25, 2017 in New York.

New York

THE urban farm craze is finding fertile ground in New York, where 10 young entrepreneurs are learning to grow greens and herbs without soil, bathed in an indoor, psychedelic light.

In a "hothouse" of invention in a Brooklyn car park, each farms a container, growing plants...

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