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5 Tools Every Hobby Hydroponic Gardener Needs

As with any hobby, you’re going to have to pick up a few tools to have a successful hydroponic garden. Here are 5 tools that every hobby hydroponic gardener needs…

The Paper Towel Method Of Seed Germination

There are several different methods of germinating seeds for your hydroponic garden. Using the wet paper towel method is a classic and effective way of germinating seeds. Don’t let the…

How To Grow Hydroponic Fodder In 5 Easy Steps

During the winter months, our farm animals lose access to the nutrient-rich greens of the spring and summer. To supplement the loss of greens, we grow hydroponic fodder to give…

How To Build A Cheap DWC Hydroponic Cloner

Plant clones are a great way to start or expand your hydroponic garden, but cloners can be kind of expensive. Luckily it’s cheap and easy to build a hydroponic cloner.…

stages of hydroponic a garden

The 8 Stages Of A Hydroponic Garden

When starting hobby hydroponic gardening it’s helpful to know what to expect ahead of time. Here are the 8 stages of a hydroponic garden! The Planning Stage While often overlooked,…

How To Grow Hydroponic Mint

Mint is one of my favorite herbs. It is easy to grow, grows fast and has so many uses. Here’s how you grow hydroponic mint. Recommended Mint Varieties for Hydroponics…

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…

Close up of hydroponic clone roots

Top Cloning Systems For Hydroponic Hobbyists

Plant clones are a great way to expand your hydroponic garden. Cloning is inexpensive, takes less time than starting from seed, and you also have a better idea of some…