Garden & Greenhouse

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Garden & Greenhouse Cover Story – Plug ‘N’ Grow Controllers

Many factors contribute to the success or failure of an indoor garden. In addition to lighting and nutrition, the atmospheric conditions of an indoor garden …

Understanding the Dry Line in Semi-Hydroponics for Orchids

Folks who are new to Semi-Hydroponics™ often become concerned when the top of the medium appears to be dry, while the rest of the medium is nice and moist. …

8 Tips for Making the Most of Your Greenhouse

A greenhouse is a valuable asset for a professional grower and can also be a good way to test the waters for gardeners who are just starting out. Following …

Understanding Plant Soil Feedback

Plant soil feedback is in the news and it is an important topic. Plant-soil feedback is important ecological concept for a number of reasons including …

Enzymes, Amino Acids and Plant Hormones

A good feeding regiment will contain all the essential elements and trace minerals needed for healthy plant growth. In addition to these vital nutrients, many …

Probiotic Farming Practices

The new frontier of organic agriculture will include probiotic farming practices. Probiotics are a catchall phrase that comprises beneficial bacteria Micah …

Vertical Gardens in a Greenhouse

Vertical gardening is quickly becoming one of the most popular methods for maximizing the space within a greenhouse. Vertical gardening is exactly what it …

Grow Tent Purchasing Tips

Grow tents are fabric boxes that are coated with heat and light reflective material on the inside. The tents offer control over indoor growing and work very …

Proper Mulching for Organic Gardens

Mulching your garden is one of the best things you can do for your plants and your soil. There are many forms of mulch from organic types such as wood chips to …

Earwigs are Both Good and Bad

Earwigs are unwelcome guests in almost every garden or home.  These ¾” long, reddish brown insects look particularly formidable, with their rear …