Growing Tomato in Dutch Buckets

Demonstrating tomato cultivation in Dutch Buckets under a fertigation regiment and weekly pruning schedule to manage topside growth.

Treating Algae Problems on Dutch Buckets

Algae presents a common problem in hydroponics systems as the decomposing algae sucks up the dissolved oxygen in the water and leads to water stratification.

Vertical A-Frame NFT System

A vertical NFT system using PVC pipes and framing materials maximizes the two dimensional space especially if you have a small land area to cultivate with. Considerations must be made to the amount of light available to all sides of the system.

Good vs Bad Leafy Lettuce

Good vs Bad Leafy Lettuce

Share0Like0Tweet0Pin0Email0Shares0  Undoubtedly the interest in growing hydroponics lettuce has grown by leaps and bounds. Memberships in Facebook groups relating to hydroponics/aquaponics are rising and there’s a new wave of young urban growers taking interest...
Essential Tools Of A Hydroponics Grower

Essential Tools Of A Hydroponics Grower

Being a hydroponics grower is more than planting a seed and hoping for the best. There’s so many factors that affect the growth of a plant and therefore every serious hydroponics grower has a keen interest in creating the best conditions for plants to grow to...
Want Big Beautiful Vegetables? Start With Seedling Trays

Want Big Beautiful Vegetables? Start With Seedling Trays

A modern farmer puts emphasis on efficiency in any energy exerted in vegetable production. Efficiency is not just about doing less or working smarter, it also means concentrating on activities that have the greatest potential for succeeding. Big yields depend on...
How To Build A Floating Raft Deep Water Culture (DWC) System

How To Build A Floating Raft Deep Water Culture (DWC) System

In this article, we will walk you through how we built a table top floating raft deep water culture (DWC) system using repurposed plywood, insulation foam, pondliner, and styrofoam boards. Half of the table is set up for circulating Ebb & Flow (Flood & Drain), while the other half is simple Kratky.

Why You Need To Clean Your Filters

Why You Need To Clean Your Filters

Hydroponics growers enjoy cultivating vegetables with very little effort but a major caveat is the tendency to be too lethargic to properly maintain their systems throughout the grow cycle.

Root Problems in Cucumber Seedlings

Root Problems in Cucumber Seedlings

Root problems are a common issue facing growers in any type of growing system. While not easy to spot, when the plant starts showing signs of problems, it’s usually too late to correct. In this article, we’ll show some examples of young cucumber seedlings afflicted with root disease and examine the reasons why it occurred.

How To Use Water Soluble Fertilizers

How To Use Water Soluble Fertilizers

Like any living organism, plants need food to grow into its fullest potential. We’ll discuss and explain how to use Peters Water Soluble Fertilizers in your grow systems.

Vertical A-Frame NFT Grow System

Vertical A-Frame NFT Grow System

One of the benefits of growing inside of a greenhouse is the ability to set up Vertical NFT Grow Systems, also known as A-frame NFT Systems.

The Dutch Bucket System

The Dutch Bucket System

Dutch Buckets offer the greatest versatility in growing different crops due to its customizable features and flexibility in arrangement and can be used for both hydroponics and aquaponics.