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How to Grow Oyster Mushrooms at Home How to Grow Oyster Mushrooms at Home How to Grow Oyster Mushrooms at Home How to Grow Oyster Mushrooms at Home


It should come as no surprise that the number of people who are crazy for oyster mushrooms is dramatically increasing. After all, they so...

Peas, Beans, and Peanuts: How to Grow Legumes Hydroponically Peas, Beans, and Peanuts: How to Grow Legumes Hydroponically Peas, Beans, and Peanuts: How to Grow Legumes Hydroponically Peas, Beans, and Peanuts: How to Grow Legumes Hydroponically


While dried lentils are cheap enough to buy at the grocery store, fresh legumes have a place in your hydroponic garden.

Tips for Growing Spinach, Endive, and Chard Using Hydroponics Tips for Growing Spinach, Endive, and Chard Using Hydroponics Tips for Growing Spinach, Endive, and Chard Using Hydroponics Tips for Growing Spinach, Endive, and Chard Using Hydroponics


Spinach, endive, and chard all have good levels of some well-researched health promoting compounds and are well worth the investment in...

Things to Consider Before Growing Hops Hydroponically Things to Consider Before Growing Hops Hydroponically Things to Consider Before Growing Hops Hydroponically Things to Consider Before Growing Hops Hydroponically


Hop crops are in big demand these days, but can they be grown hydroponically? Let's take a look.

11 Medicinal Plants You Can Grow at Home 11 Medicinal Plants You Can Grow at Home 11 Medicinal Plants You Can Grow at Home 11 Medicinal Plants You Can Grow at Home


You don't need to have a garden in order to grow plants, you just need to choose the right plant to grow.

What Needs to be Done in Between Crop Rotations What Needs to be Done in Between Crop Rotations What Needs to be Done in Between Crop Rotations What Needs to be Done in Between Crop Rotations


When growing in soil, crop rotation has historically been one of the best ways to reduce insect pressure, reduce incidences of disease, and...

What You Need to Know Before Starting Your First Microfarm What You Need to Know Before Starting Your First Microfarm What You Need to Know Before Starting Your First Microfarm What You Need to Know Before Starting Your First Microfarm


Microfarms often focus on high-dollar specialty crops because they don’t produce large enough quantities to provide staple veggies like...

Do Your Plants Need Pinching or Pruning? Do Your Plants Need Pinching or Pruning? Do Your Plants Need Pinching or Pruning? Do Your Plants Need Pinching or Pruning?


While trimming, pruning, and pinching sound like painful procedures, they are exactly what your plants need to grow big and strong.

How to Grow 4 Types of Berries Hydroponically How to Grow 4 Types of Berries Hydroponically How to Grow 4 Types of Berries Hydroponically How to Grow 4 Types of Berries Hydroponically


While hydroponic strawberries are not an uncommon crop and are relatively easy to grow, hydroponic blueberries, cranberries, and...

The Future of Human Civilization Relies on Automatic Food Production The Future of Human Civilization Relies on Automatic Food Production The Future of Human Civilization Relies on Automatic Food Production The Future of Human Civilization Relies on Automatic Food Production


Historically, the main issue related to food supply was financial; if you had enough money, then you were able to buy food. But in the...

Using a Bloom Booster to Supercharge the Flavor of Home-Grown Harvests Using a Bloom Booster to Supercharge the Flavor of Home-Grown Harvests Using a Bloom Booster to Supercharge the Flavor of Home-Grown Harvests Using a Bloom Booster to Supercharge the Flavor of Home-Grown Harvests


Several things need to be taken into consideration when growing spices, condiments and aromatic plants for flavour and quality, such as the...

How to Build a Food Forest How to Build a Food Forest How to Build a Food Forest How to Build a Food Forest


Food forest gardening is a hot topic in the permaculture community and among small farmers. But it’s hardly a new idea.

Hydroponics Economics: Pricing Out a Hydroponic System Hydroponics Economics: Pricing Out a Hydroponic System Hydroponics Economics: Pricing Out a Hydroponic System Hydroponics Economics: Pricing Out a Hydroponic System


For many hydro hobbyists, spending money on their passion is a joy, not a burden. After all, it’s what makes you happy. Still, most of us...

Healing Hydroponics: Try Growing These Medicinal Plants Healing Hydroponics: Try Growing These Medicinal Plants Healing Hydroponics: Try Growing These Medicinal Plants Healing Hydroponics: Try Growing These Medicinal Plants


How to grow Hieracium pilosella and Hypericum perforatum hydroponically.

How to Deal With Blossom End Rot in the Garden How to Deal With Blossom End Rot in the Garden How to Deal With Blossom End Rot in the Garden How to Deal With Blossom End Rot in the Garden


While the bane of every food grower, the appearance of the dreaded blossom end rot doesn’t have to be a tragedy. Here's how to avoid those...

Natural Pesticides for Your Home Garden Natural Pesticides for Your Home Garden Natural Pesticides for Your Home Garden Natural Pesticides for Your Home Garden


Looking for ways to go au naturel in your garden this season? Here are some pesticides you can make at home!

Crop Spotlight: Aronia Crop Spotlight: Aronia Crop Spotlight: Aronia Crop Spotlight: Aronia


Aronia, more commonly known as chokeberry, is a native, understory shrub that has been rediscovered in recent years for its use in the...

Shifting Habits, Shifting Minds: Food Waste in the 21st Century Shifting Habits, Shifting Minds: Food Waste in the 21st Century Shifting Habits, Shifting Minds: Food Waste in the 21st Century Shifting Habits, Shifting Minds: Food Waste in the 21st Century


One of the biggest problems facing America in the 21st century is the vast amount of perfectly good food that finds its way into dumpsters...

Grow the Best Strawberries Grow the Best Strawberries Grow the Best Strawberries Grow the Best Strawberries


Strawberries aren’t hard to grow if you get them off to a good start and keep a close eye on them.

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