4 Vertical Farms From Around The World

There are many conceptual and futuristic vertical farm designs that have been creatively designed by some visionary architects. While many of these agricultural high-rises presently exist only in renderings, there are in fact some commercial hydroponic agricultural facilities that could be considered the closest thing to vertical farms today. Many proponents of urban agriculture believe … Read more4 Vertical Farms From Around The World

8 Economic Benefits of Commercial Hydroponics

Commercial hydroponics operations are becoming a popular business model option for new-age farmers. With the demand for organic, locally-produced food increasing, as well as the availability of cloud technology, commercial hydroponics can become a economically viable option for food supply in urban areas. Not only are its direct economic benefits felt by the business owner, … Read more8 Economic Benefits of Commercial Hydroponics

Benefits of Coconut Coir as a Grow Medium

When you grow without soil, you have many options for grow mediums. That’s part of the fun of hydroponic gardening! There are many soilless substrates available to play with. Some popular options include perlite, clay pebbles, and peat moss. But one grow medium is becoming quite popular to use as soilless substrate and is widely … Read moreBenefits of Coconut Coir as a Grow Medium

An Education in Hydroponics

Education is one of PowerHouse Hydroponics’ core values. We believe that in order to grow, continued educated through various experiences is essential. Whether you’re a hobby grower, want to grow a business, are interested in resourceful ways to feed your community or family, or are perhaps just looking for a lifestyle shift, you’ll certainly benefit from an education in … Read moreAn Education in Hydroponics

Growing Hydroponically: Capitalize On Indoor Gardening

Today we have come a long way and have a new grasp on an old method of providing GMO free, healthy, nutritious, and fresh food to everyone in all climate conditions, and we’re only starting to capitalize on its technology. Growing hydroponically is one of the most efficient ways to grow your own food. The principle of using a nutrient-rich, irrigated … Read moreGrowing Hydroponically: Capitalize On Indoor Gardening

Hydroponics: The Contemporary Victory Garden

Remember Victory Gardens? I do… Well, from high school US History class, I do. Remember how they provided approximately 40 percent of all U.S. vegetable produce during World War II? Remember how the government declared a boost in morale as being one of the many benefits of growing independently? The Possibilities of Hydroponics Well a … Read moreHydroponics: The Contemporary Victory Garden

Supplement the Sun With HID Lighting for Indoor Gardening

Generally speaking, an indoor gardening operation such as a sealed grow room, a vertical garden, or even a greenhouse will need supplemental lighting to ensure proper growing conditions for the crops in question. For many growers, it can be overwhelming when selecting the type of grow light. There are many choices available as well as … Read moreSupplement the Sun With HID Lighting for Indoor Gardening

3 Fully Integrated Hydroponics Systems

For pain-free indoor, soilless gardening many growers opt for fully integrated hydroponics systems. These all-in-one units come with everything you need to grow your own food at home. These have been designed to make it easier and faster to grow the plants you want without major concerns over maintenance or other headaches that may arise. … Read more3 Fully Integrated Hydroponics Systems