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top hydroponic books for beginners

Great Hydroponic Books For Beginners

While the internet is a great resource for learning, I still think nothing beats a good book. Books continue to be a great reference for many hydroponic gardeners, myself included. The thing…

The Best Net Pots For Your Hydroponic System

While they don’t have much glamour, net pots are an important part of a hydroponic system. They keep the grow medium from clogging your system and damaging your pump but also help…

hydroponic end blossom rot

Preventing Blossom End Rot In Your Hydroponic Garden

It’s a common problem to soil and hydroponic gardeners alike. One day you have some beautiful green tomatoes, the next day you notice some spots on the fruit. Maybe you go…

10 Problems Hydro Gardeners Face And How To Solve Them

10 Problems Hydro Gardeners Face And How To Solve Them

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…

Hydroponic EC Measuring Made Simple

Hydroponic EC Measuring Made Simple

There were a few things that were intimidating to me when I start dabbling with hydroponics. Electrical conductivity, or EC for short, was one of them. While not an important…

Understanding N-P-K Ratio Of Hydroponic Nutrients

An understanding of  N-P-K ratio is especially important when hydroponic gardening. Since we’re not just supplementing nutrients like in traditional dirt gardens, it’s even more critical that the correct nutrients…

How to grow hydroponic lettuce

How To Grow Hydroponic Lettuce

Lettuce is the easiest vegetable to grow hydroponically. That’s why it’s a great vegetable plant for beginners to start with and used in so many hydroponic operations. Hydroponic lettuce grows…

The Best pH Level For Your Hydroponic Garden

It’s important to measure the pH of your hydroponic garden on a regular basis. Plants are not able to take in nutrients when your nutrient water falls out of a…