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Nutrition During The Vegetative Stage Of Hydroponics

After hydroponic seedlings get established, it’s time to focus on the vegetative stage of growth. The vegetative stage, also known as the veg or growth stage is a time of…

A Simple Guide To Hydroponic Plant Spacing

Plant spacing is an important aspect of planning your hydroponic garden. Hydroponic plant spacing is different than traditional soil gardens. It’s important to give your plants enough space to grow…

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How To Grow Fresh Hydroponic Spinach

I definitely recommend growing some hydroponic spinach. Spinach is high in iron and other nutrients that are beneficial to many aspects of your health.  Like other leafy greens, it’s a…

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Q&A: Does My Hydroponic System Need An Air Pump?

We all know that oxygen is immensely important to plants. What you may not know is that oxygen is just as important to the roots as it is the leaves.…

Outdoor hydroponic gardening

10 Pros and Cons Of Outdoor Hydroponic Gardening

Most people relate hobby hydroponic with growing indoors. Hydroponic is actually a great option for outdoor gardening as well. As with anything, in addition to the pros of outdoor hydroponic…

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5 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 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…

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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…