Browsing the "System Components" Category →

Hydroponic System Components


Scalable Aquaponic System Design

February 19, 2015 | 0 Comments

Aquaponics is the practice of raising fish and plants in recirculating systems where the fish provide nutrients to the plants and to beneficial bacteria, which then cleanse the water of organic matter and nutrients and...

Read More →

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...

Read More →

How to Prevent and Treat Root Rot

October 28, 2014 | 0 Comments

Many gardeners have experienced root rot in soil-based container gardening. The root rot occurs in this scenario because the soil is oversaturated and didn’t receive proper drainage. This means that the plants’ roots aren’t absorbing...

Read More →

3 Winter Indoor Gardening Tips

October 20, 2014 | 0 Comments

Winter indoor gardening is a great pass-time for many individuals and families. It allows a variety of food-producing plants to be grown at home during months when they otherwise couldn’t be grown. When the seasons change,...

Read More →

Prevent Pests in Your Indoor Garden

October 16, 2014 | 0 Comments

Pests are a natural part of operating a garden and should be expected at some point to cause damage to your plants. The best way to fend off nasty bugs is to take initial measures...

Read More →

4 Tips for Maintaining Hydroponic Wick Systems

October 13, 2014 | 0 Comments

For soilless gardening beginners, hydroponic wick systems are a good method to start with. DIY hydroponic wick systems are easy to create using limited components. If you decide to proceed with a basic hydroponic wick...

Read More →

In hydroponic gardening, your plants don;t naturally receive as much C02 as they would with traditional gardening. That’s why it’s important to supplement Co2 levels in hydroponic gardening when necessary. But there are some critical...

Read More →

How To Germinate Hydroponic Seedlings

October 2, 2014 | 0 Comments

When discussing hydroponic growing for beginners, an often overlooked yet crucial step is where to get the plants from. A popular option for beginners who want a truly authentic DIY gardening experience is to start...

Read More →

5 Ways to Use Grow Trays in Hydroponic Gardening

September 29, 2014 | 0 Comments

In any hydroponic system, plant roots need a support system of some kind due to the absence of soil. A common support system to house plant roots is the grow tray. Grow trays can be...

Read More →

Winter Indoor Gardening Tips

September 23, 2014 | 1 Comments

Contrary to popular belief, winter is a great time to try gardening – indoor gardening. It gives us a purpose during the gloomy months when we often feel isolated or sluggish. Indoor gardening during the...

Read More →