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3 Signs of Plant Nutrient Deficiency

December 1, 2014 | 0 Comments

Just like any living thing, plants need food to survive. Plants receive food through their root systems from a variety nutrients that naturally occur in the earth. When plants are not grown in soil, but...

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How to Detect & Treat Plant Nutrient Deficiency

October 23, 2014 | 1 Comments

Just like humans, plants need food to survive and maintain healthy growth. As a grower, it’s your responsibility to ensure that your plants are receiving a well-rounded diet. This diet comes in the form of...

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Hydroponics: Closed-Loop Indoor Food Production  

September 25, 2014 | 2 Comments

With increased awareness surrounding the agricultural industry and many of the questionable practices that involve chemicals, fertilizers, and soil degradation, many people are looking to alternative food options. A growing number of individuals and families...

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Hydroponic Wick Systems for Beginners

September 18, 2014 | 0 Comments

A beginner hydroponic gardening likely feels overwhelmed by the number of soilless gardening methods, including aquaponics and aeroponics. Additionally there are different systems for hydroponic growing as well, including nutrient film technique, deep water culture,...

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Flood Tables and Grow Trays Growing indoors traditionally or using soilless methods from start requires some specialized knowledge to get started. If you plan on building your own system or are looking at getting started,...

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Aeroponic research began in the 1920’s and progressed steadily as a soilless growing method. In the early stages, researchers grew plants aeroponically using vapor at the plants’ roots to deliver nutrients. The types of plants...

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4 Common Ebb and Flow Hydroponics Mistakes

April 29, 2014 | 1 Comments

The ebb and flow hydroponics system is one of the most popular, largely due to its simplicity, versatility, and efficiency. However, with the simplicity of building and maintaining the system comes the potential for several...

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