Thomas Forrest

After being introduced to aquaponics five years ago, Thomas Forrest quickly became an enthusiastic gardener. Following his university studies in business and media, Thomas completed his Production Horticulture Certificate at the National Precision Growing Centre. He is a sales rep for Stealth Garden Supplies in Australia.

Articles by Thomas Forrest


Tanning Your Plants: The Curious Effects of UVA and UVB Tanning Your Plants: The Curious Effects of UVA and UVB Tanning Your Plants: The Curious Effects of UVA and UVB Tanning Your Plants: The Curious Effects of UVA and UVB


Tanning Your Plants: The Curious Effects of UVA and UVB Have on Your Indoor Garden #growroom #hydroponics

The Future of Hydroponic Crop Production: The Membrane Meniscus Method The Future of Hydroponic Crop Production: The Membrane Meniscus Method The Future of Hydroponic Crop Production: The Membrane Meniscus Method The Future of Hydroponic Crop Production: The Membrane Meniscus Method


The membrane meniscus method is an innovative hydroponic growing method that proponents say has the potential to drastically change the way...

Dialing In Your Greenhouse Dialing In Your Greenhouse Dialing In Your Greenhouse Dialing In Your Greenhouse


For commercial greenhouse growers, providing the optimal growing conditions for plants is vital to success.

Worms: The Ancient Secret to the Rise of Human Civilization? Worms: The Ancient Secret to the Rise of Human Civilization? Worms: The Ancient Secret to the Rise of Human Civilization? Worms: The Ancient Secret to the Rise of Human Civilization?


There is a single organism responsible for the rise of the earliest urban communities. Without their hard work in Ancient Egypt, India and...

Train Your Tomatoes: 6 Crop Manipulation Tips for Improved Yields Train Your Tomatoes: 6 Crop Manipulation Tips for Improved Yields Train Your Tomatoes: 6 Crop Manipulation Tips for Improved Yields Train Your Tomatoes: 6 Crop Manipulation Tips for Improved Yields


Over the years, commercial tomato farmers have learned a few crop manipulation tricks to ensure maximum harvests from each plant. Here are...

Accessorizing Your Growroom Accessorizing Your Growroom Accessorizing Your Growroom Accessorizing Your Growroom


Modern growing for maximum yields requires a lot of equipment to get up and running in the growroom, but it’s all of the accessories that...

The Benefits of Growing Plants with a Double Ended (DE) Lighting System The Benefits of Growing Plants with a Double Ended (DE) Lighting System The Benefits of Growing Plants with a Double Ended (DE) Lighting System The Benefits of Growing Plants with a Double Ended (DE) Lighting System


Interested in knowing more about the double-ended lighting technology now available to hobby growers? Here's why these lights are good to...

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