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Benefits of growing hydroponically

Is hydroponics necessarily organic? Is there such a thing as organic hydroponics that produces strictly organic produce? Yes, there is, and it can, by using the hybrid farming method known as bioponics. Bioponics can be defined...

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Engaging Youth in Hydroponics

April 28, 2015 | 1 Comments

It is always remarked how a good education system is the key driver to shape the behaviors and increase the quality of a society, as well as it is a way to hand down its...

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After shockingly low snowpack measurements in California’s Sierra Nevada mountain range, California Governor Jerry Brown (D) announced strict water restrictions on businesses, residents, and farms. His executive order aims to curb water usage by 25...

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In heavily populated urban areas, growing space is where you can find it. In areas where space is taken up by residences and businesses, individuals and families have to find unique ways to produce fresh produce,...

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Hydroponics is a growing topic. Everyone is clear what we are talking about when we mention greenhouse growing, yet when we hear hydroponics our mind automatically shifts. Could it be a limited understanding about the...

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A Fractal Approach to a Greater Future

February 3, 2015 | 0 Comments

This aberration of Kurt Koffka’s ‘Gestalt Systems Theory’ explains how home production systems empower an individual to become a crucial part of the global sustainable future. If each individual were to take responsibility and grow...

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Today’s GROWING Trends

January 27, 2015 | 0 Comments

There is a noticeable shift in society’s relationship with food and an increased appetite for organic and nutritious choices. People are realizing that they have somehow lost control of where their food comes from and...

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PowerHouse Hydroponics Top Lists of 2014

January 8, 2015 | 0 Comments

As soon as something interesting flashes by the screen our attention is lost and we become entrenched in the next best thing, latest gossip, or the newest technology. This is likely the reason that lists have...

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Many of us are aware of the growing concern over our continued disconnect with our food supply. When I grew up, food production wasn’t really ever talked of. Carrots are grown in soil? It wasn’t...

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Producing Hydroponic Fodder

November 27, 2014 | 0 Comments

Authored by Max Salinger, Research Horticulturist Extraordinaire with CropKing For years we have known about the human health benefits of eating sprouts and juicing greens, so why not extend the wellbeing to our farms? As...

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