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Innovative Hydroponics Designs Save Greenhouse Growers Money-Making Space

Historically, farmers have been married to large land masses, battling unpredictable weather and watching as their operations sometimes lost crops, valuable …

Feeding Orchids by Mass

I advocate basing a feeding regimen on the needs of the plant, and to manage that regimen in terms of nutrient formula, feeding frequency, and nutrient …

Garden Maintenance and DIY Safety Tips for Winter

Most DIY work done outside the home and in the garden is easier to complete in pleasant weather. But that doesn’t mean that when the winter rolls around that …

Garden & Greenhouse Cover Story – Royal Victorian Polycarbonate Greenhouse

Royal Victorian Polycarbonate Greenhouse: Distributed by Exaco Trading Company Whether it is to extend the growing season or to get an early start in the …

Maximizing the Dissolved Oxygen Content in a Hydroponic System

A horticulturist must keep many variables that pertain to a hydroponic system’s nutrient solution in check. The nutrient concentration (usually expressed in …

Bonsai Trees for Beginners

It’s easy to get started to get started as a bonsai grower. Follow these basic steps and choose a variety recommended for first time growers and you’ll be …

Organic Gardening on a Budget

Organic gardening by its very nature is much less expensive than gardening with the use of chemical fertilizers and pesticides etc. Many of the tips to follow …

Conductivity (EC) for Hydroponics

It is important to control the concentration of your nutrient solution. Burning of roots or foliage can occur if the concentration is too high. If the …

Trichoderma Harzianum Benefits

Trichoderma harzianum are microscopic fungi found in all soils. They are particularly useful microorganisms and are added to soils in the form of …

Starting Seeds Indoors or in a Greenhouse

Spring is approaching and, for gardeners, this means a fresh start to another growing season. Many horticulturists choose to start seeds indoors or in a …