Apr
27
2016

The Basics of Greenhouse Coverings

There are lots of different types of coverings available; however, choosing the right one for your application and structure type is something you should learn more about to make an informed purchase. Here’s a quick checklist of some of the basic questions you will want to address first: Continue Reading

Apr
09
2016

Link4 iPonic Garden Environment Controllers

Futuristic in design and loaded with features – yet still a breeze to install, and easy to operate – the Link4 iPonic Controllers are the most sophisticated solution to efficiently consolidate all environment controls into a single reliable unit. Continue Reading

Apr
09
2016

The Science Behind Pure Essentials Black Label Nutrients

By specifically designing the Black Label nutrient program for maximum uptake growers that use the line are finding lusher foliage, stronger stems, and more new growth tips thanks to its natural pH regulation and pure raw, mineral ingredients. Continue Reading

Apr
09
2016

Does Your Garden Have V.P.D.???

Consistently low RH will often cause very slow growth or even stunting. Today, we introduce you to the real science behind Vapor Pressure Deficit (VPD) and what it means to your bottom line. Continue Reading

Feb
01
2013

Starting Seeds Indoors

Starting seeds indoors is a great way to get a head start on summer crops and a common practice for year round hydroponic gardeners. How a plant starts it’s life can have a big affect on how well the plant ultimately develops and matures. Improper care of a seedling or small plant can stall the plant’s growth and root development which can lead to slower growth, plant disease, pest infestations and poor harvests. The good news is starting seeds indoors … Continue Reading

Oct
05
2012

Micro-greens : a new winter crop

Now that your summer garden is coming to an end, it is time to start thinking about your winter garden.  This month, we are going to talk about growing micro-greens  which pack a lot of nutrients into a small space.  Most folks are familiar with sprouting or baby greens, well this is an option right in the middle.  This gardening approach is definitely worth exploring, considering there is a lot of anecdotal evidence on the Internet that points to the fact micro-greens may … Continue Reading

Jun
06
2012

Grow Room Cooling Techniques

My grow room or garden is way too hot. What can i do? Summer’s here and the time is right…for heat issues.  Mastering grow room cooling techniques in your hydroponic garden is important during the summer months because a garden can suffer greatly when heat gets out of control.  If you are among the fortunate few who live in a cool coastal climate, these tips may not be for you.  For the rest of us, here are some tips to … Continue Reading