Growing Methods


Flushing for Soil and Hydroponic Gardens Flushing for Soil and Hydroponic Gardens Flushing for Soil and Hydroponic Gardens Flushing for Soil and Hydroponic Gardens


Nutrient flushing is an important, relatively simple, and all too often misunderstood technique that should be used by just about every...

How Soilless Agriculture Differs from Soil-based Agriculture How Soilless Agriculture Differs from Soil-based Agriculture How Soilless Agriculture Differs from Soil-based Agriculture How Soilless Agriculture Differs from Soil-based Agriculture


Whether plants are grown using soilless or soil methods, all crops require essential nutrients to grow. But is one method of delivering...

Raise the Roof... and the Floor Raise the Roof... and the Floor Raise the Roof... and the Floor Raise the Roof... and the Floor


In a prior article on indoor greenhouses, Casey Jones Fraser mentioned raising grow tents off of the floor. If you don’t know how to...

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Want to grow your own cannabis? This basic setup is all you need to get started.

Indoor Herb Gardens Indoor Herb Gardens Indoor Herb Gardens Indoor Herb Gardens


While home (and garden) ownership these days is unattainable for many it doesn’t mean apartment dwellers can’t reap some gardening rewards....

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You’re already prepping your garden for harvest as soon as you start it in the spring. The goal, after all, is to produce the healthiest...

Growing 101: Basic Plant Nutrition Growing 101: Basic Plant Nutrition Growing 101: Basic Plant Nutrition Growing 101: Basic Plant Nutrition


Just like humans, plants need food to survive and thrive. Here’s a quick guide to get you started on designing your first nutrient regimen.

Putting Nutrient Film Technique to the Test Putting Nutrient Film Technique to the Test Putting Nutrient Film Technique to the Test Putting Nutrient Film Technique to the Test


Since it was developed more than 30 years ago, the benefits of the nutrient film technique hydroponic growing system have been highly...

Solarium Growrooms: Think Outside the House Solarium Growrooms: Think Outside the House Solarium Growrooms: Think Outside the House Solarium Growrooms: Think Outside the House


Looking to conserve energy this year? Get down to basics and work with Mother Nature.

Cloches to Greenhouses Cloches to Greenhouses Cloches to Greenhouses Cloches to Greenhouses


Cloches, hothouses, cold frames, greenhouses—what’s the difference? Grubbycup explains how all these garden structures can help you to...

Growing in Tough Soils and Difficult Climates Growing in Tough Soils and Difficult Climates Growing in Tough Soils and Difficult Climates Growing in Tough Soils and Difficult Climates


You might be wondering why your plants are losing their leaves and hardly forming any buds. There’s a good chance your garden soil is not...

Reversen Osmosis Reversen Osmosis Reversen Osmosis Reversen Osmosis


A reverse osmosis system can help keep unwanted contaminants, pesticides and bacteria out of your grow system. Chris Bond explains how the...

Phenotyping Phenotyping Phenotyping Phenotyping


If you don’t understand sensing technologies and data mining for high-throughput (HT) phenotyping, you are definitely not alone. Here’s a...

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Vertical gardens are a fun and creative way to increase your harvest by growing more in less space. They add aesthetic appeal, visual...

Summer Summer Summer Summer


Summer is here, and it’s important to protect your gardens from the heat and drought that will surely afflict some warm-weather states.

Building an In-Ground Hydro System Building an In-Ground Hydro System Building an In-Ground Hydro System Building an In-Ground Hydro System


Simple in-ground hydroponic systems can be an extremely cost-efficient solution for hydroponic growing. Read on to find out what you’ll...

Sand Culture Sand Culture Sand Culture Sand Culture


Growing plants and vegetables in sand culture is not a new idea, but it appears to be both practical and economical now that plastics and...

Small Garden Small Garden Small Garden Small Garden


When it comes to gardening, go big or go home, right? Kyle Ladenburger thinks small gardens are the answer. Here's why.

Root Zone Root Zone Root Zone Root Zone


Dr. Lynette Morgan tells us how root zone manipulation can have a huge impact on plant performance.

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