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Nutrient Film Technique (NFT) Hydroponics | Resource and Information

Nutrient Film Technique (NFT) Hydroponics Resource and Information Quick Navigation OverviewComponentsWater ChannelReservoirPumpGrowing MediumPlantsAdvantagesDisadvantagesSummary OverviewThe NFT (or Nutrient Film Technique) hydroponic system is one of the basic types of hydroponic systems that are available and known today. It is closely related to the deep water hydroponics system in that it circulates water directly past the roots […]

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Ebb and Flow System | Hydroponics Guide and Information

Ebb and Flow System | Guide and Information Quick Navigation OverviewComponentsReservoirPump and TimerGrowing MediumAdvantagesDisadvantagesCommon QuestionsHow can I deal with root rot mold that may occur using the ebb and flow technique?What type of plants grow well with the ebb and flow system?Summary OverviewThe ebb and flow system gets its name from the two phases of […]

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Hydroponic Drip System | Information and Guide

Quick Navigation OverviewComponentsReservoirPump, Tubing, & EmitterTimerGrowing MediumAdvantagesDisadvantagesCommon QuestionsWhat are the best plants for drip system hydroponics?Summary OverviewThe hydroponic drip system is very similar to standard drip irrigation system that you might find in your backyard or in commercial farming and it is one of the six basic hydroponic systems. It is a pretty straight forward […]

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Deep Water Culture Hydroponics (DWC) | Information and Guide

Deep Water Culture Hydroponics (DWC System) Information and Guide Quick Navigation OverviewReservoirNet Pot or StyrofoamNutrient SolutionPump and/or AirstoneAdvantagesDisadvantagesCommon QuestionsHow much of the plant should be submerged in the nutrient solution?Is DWC better than using soil?What sort of plants can I grow in DWC?What is the difference between singular and modular systems?Summary OverviewThe deep water culture […]

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Hydroponic Wick System | Detailed Information

Quick Navigation OverviewReservoirNutrient SolutionWickGrowing MediumAdvantagesDisadvantagesBest PlantsSummary OverviewThe following information will give you a better understanding of the wick system and where it fits in with the other hydroponic systems. As a quick overview, this wick system is one of the simplest and easiest to understand. It has three a few main parts:ReservoirMost hydroponic systems need […]

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Types of Hydroponic Systems | Guide and Comparison

Hydroponic systems are a type of hydroculture that grows plants without soil. Instead, it uses a growing medium and a nutrient solution to feed the plants. Some of the systems simply immerse the root systems in the liquid nutrients while others utilize a growing medium which ranges from gravel to perlite.It is often viewed as […]

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Hydroponic Strawberries | What You Need to Know

Hydroponic Strawberries What You Need To KnowWhether you have experience in hydroponics or starting out I’m sure you will some questions about hydroponic strawberries. I’m here to answer some of the most frequently asked questions that I once sought the answer to. Don’t forget, if you get stuck, want more information or have other questions […]

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