Mediums


Choose Your Grow Medium - Coco Coir and More Choose Your Grow Medium - Coco Coir and More Choose Your Grow Medium - Coco Coir and More Choose Your Grow Medium - Coco Coir and More


The following is a look at why the type of medium a grower ends up using might just be the most important decision he or she makes in terms...

Choosing Your Growing Medium Choosing Your Growing Medium Choosing Your Growing Medium Choosing Your Growing Medium


Choosing the right growing medium is critical to ensure the productivity of plants, but what, exactly, is a grower to do? Read on to learn...

The Do’s and Don’ts of Expanded Clay Pebbles The Do’s and Don’ts of Expanded Clay Pebbles The Do’s and Don’ts of Expanded Clay Pebbles The Do’s and Don’ts of Expanded Clay Pebbles


Expanded clay pebbles are safe and easy to use, and provide plants with plenty of what they need to thrive. Apply these tips and tricks...

Soil Testing: Give Your Ground a Surprise Pop Quiz Soil Testing: Give Your Ground a Surprise Pop Quiz Soil Testing: Give Your Ground a Surprise Pop Quiz Soil Testing: Give Your Ground a Surprise Pop Quiz


Having your yard landscaped can be expensive; so, before you or someone else starts digging, be sure to take the soil test so your money...

5 Growing Mediums and Their Benefits 5 Growing Mediums and Their Benefits 5 Growing Mediums and Their Benefits 5 Growing Mediums and Their Benefits


You've decided to grow something, but have you thought about what you're going to grow it in? Today, we look at 5 different options, and...

What Grow Medium Is Right For You? What Grow Medium Is Right For You? What Grow Medium Is Right For You? What Grow Medium Is Right For You?


Matt LeBannister discusses the attributes of various hydroponic grow mediums and which systems they are ideal for.

Good to Grow: Ballasts, Coco Coir, Odor-Proof Bags, and Fertilizers Good to Grow: Ballasts, Coco Coir, Odor-Proof Bags, and Fertilizers Good to Grow: Ballasts, Coco Coir, Odor-Proof Bags, and Fertilizers Good to Grow: Ballasts, Coco Coir, Odor-Proof Bags, and Fertilizers


Boost the performance of your garden with the latest products available for modern growers, featuring items from Enroot Products, SANlight,...

4 Things Affecting the Drainage of Your Soil 4 Things Affecting the Drainage of Your Soil 4 Things Affecting the Drainage of Your Soil 4 Things Affecting the Drainage of Your Soil


Managing cultivated plants so that they receive just the right amount of water when they need it is as much an art as it is a science.

Tips for Starting a Windowsill Garden Tips for Starting a Windowsill Garden Tips for Starting a Windowsill Garden Tips for Starting a Windowsill Garden


Though limited in size and variety, windowsill gardens still provide the satisfaction of growing your own food during the cold winter...

What To Do About Powdery Mildew What To Do About Powdery Mildew What To Do About Powdery Mildew What To Do About Powdery Mildew


Once a crop is infected with powdery mildew, it is always a battle to knock it down and keep it under control. The best defense is growing...

A Quick Guide to Growing Plants in Coco Coir A Quick Guide to Growing Plants in Coco Coir A Quick Guide to Growing Plants in Coco Coir A Quick Guide to Growing Plants in Coco Coir


Coir is commonly used in hydroponic media. Here’s a bit more about where it comes from and how to use it in your garden.

Grow Media: Top Feeds to Follow on Twitter Grow Media: Top Feeds to Follow on Twitter Grow Media: Top Feeds to Follow on Twitter Grow Media: Top Feeds to Follow on Twitter


Today’s selection of grow mediums for modern gardening techniques has opened up a world of opportunities for growers.

What Makes a Good Gardening Potting Mix? What Makes a Good Gardening Potting Mix? What Makes a Good Gardening Potting Mix? What Makes a Good Gardening Potting Mix?


It can be difficult to navigate the world of soilless growing mixes without knowing a thing or two about what different mixes are made of...

Setting Up a Kratky Hydroponics System in 6 Easy Steps Setting Up a Kratky Hydroponics System in 6 Easy Steps Setting Up a Kratky Hydroponics System in 6 Easy Steps Setting Up a Kratky Hydroponics System in 6 Easy Steps


Kratky hydroponics is a soilless growing method that is so simple in its design, it is the perfect introduction into the world of...

Top Growing Media Options for Containers Top Growing Media Options for Containers Top Growing Media Options for Containers Top Growing Media Options for Containers


The two most common types of growing media used for containers are potting soils and hydroponic media, but there are plenty of alternatives.

Good to Grow: Fans, Coco Pith, Insecticidal Soaps, and Bloom Boosters Good to Grow: Fans, Coco Pith, Insecticidal Soaps, and Bloom Boosters Good to Grow: Fans, Coco Pith, Insecticidal Soaps, and Bloom Boosters Good to Grow: Fans, Coco Pith, Insecticidal Soaps, and Bloom Boosters


In this article we are featuring fans, ballasts, fertilizers, grow media, and more from companies like Hurricane, Hydroworxx, Dr. Earth,...

How Hydrogels Can Benefit Your Hydroponic Garden How Hydrogels Can Benefit Your Hydroponic Garden How Hydrogels Can Benefit Your Hydroponic Garden How Hydrogels Can Benefit Your Hydroponic Garden


Hydrogels, strange products that act as a solid even though they absorb vast amounts of liquid, have a wide range of uses in the modern...

Take a Trip Along the Calcium Highway Take a Trip Along the Calcium Highway Take a Trip Along the Calcium Highway Take a Trip Along the Calcium Highway


There is still so much to learn about the role of calcium in plants, but this common metallic mineral certainly already has applications...

How to Grow Plants in Rockwool How to Grow Plants in Rockwool How to Grow Plants in Rockwool How to Grow Plants in Rockwool


For many commercial growers, rockwool is becoming an increasingly popular growing medium. It is also becoming popular for home growers. But...

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