Category Archives: Hydroculture

10 Common Issues All Hydroponic Gardeners Have At Some Point

Common Issues Every Hydroponic Gardener Have

There are many advantages to hydroponic gardening. One of them is more control over your garden, allowing you to steer clear of potential issues.

No matter what preventative measures you take though, there are still some common issues all hydroponic [...] 

How To Grow Hydroponic Tomatoes

My family loves fresh tomatoes on our sandwiches, in our salads, salsa and fried up green. Growing hydroponic tomatoes is easy and can be a very rewarding experience. Here’s what you need to know about growing hydroponic tomatoes.

Getting Hydroponic Tomatoes Started

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Choosing The Right Fish For Your Aquaponics System

Choosing the right fish for your aquaponics system is an important task. It’s best to choose a variety of fish that is easy to maintain as you learn the different aspects of this method of gardening. Here are some other things to consider when [...] 

6 Common Mistakes By Beginners To Hydroponics

As with any new hobby, when you first start hydroponic gardening you’re going to make some mistakes. It’s all a part of the learning process. When I first started hydroponic gardening I didn’t know what was important to read [...] 

5 Plants Every Hydroponic Beginner Should Grow

5 Plants Every Hydroponic Beginner Should Grow

Hydroculture gardens can give every family access to fresh produce no matter their location or income.  With immediate access to your garden, you easily incorporate healthy food into more of your meals. If growing indoors, can do it year all [...] 

5 Bibb Lettuce Varieties You Need To Grow

5 Bibb Lettuce Varieties You Need To Grow Using Hydroponics

When it’s time to get lettuce seeds, I don’t just grab any old pack off the shelf. To maximize the potential of both growth and taste, you should choose a variety that is best suited for your hydroponic system, the environment it’s [...] 

How To Build A Glass Jar Aquaponics Herb Garden

How to build a glass jar aquaponics herb garden

The biggest advantage to aquaponics is not having to purchase nutrient solution. Typically aquaponic systems are larger scale, but with the right supplies, you can build a simple single plant system to grow herbs. It’s simple to build and [...] 

9 Advantages Of Hydroponic Gardening

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Ability To GardenĀ  in Urban Areas, One Of The Greatest Advantages of Hydroponic Gardening

Over 3 billion people in the world live in cities. The need for homes, businesses, and infrastructure dominates, leaving little to no space for traditional gardens. You can pretty much put a hydroponic system anywhere. Hydroponics doesn’t require [...] 

How To Start A Hydroponic Garden In 7 Steps

7 Steps to starting a hydroponic garden

There is a little more that goes into the planning portion of your hydroponic garden compared to the traditional soil garden. A little  [...] 

Choosing Quality Seeds for Your Hydroponic Garden

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Often times the importance of using quality seeds are overlooked when gardening. Choosing quality seed for your garden may be one of the least expensive aspects of your hydroponic garden, but that doesn’t mean it’s not important. Many [...] 

Growing Hydroponic Vegetables

There’s something special about growing hydroponic vegetables. Everybody has seen a typical backyard garden. It’s no surprise walking out into a backyard garden to find some wonderful vegetables, but what if you saw some of those same vegetables [...] 

What Is Aquaponics?

The first hydroponic plant I grew was a tomato plant in a 5 gallon bucket. I had used an old paint bucket, a leftover air pump, and [...] 

What is Hydroponics?

Hydroponics is the process of growing plants without soil, instead using nutrient rich water. Often times a grow medium is [...]