• Soilless Mediums

    Soilless Mediums – Hydroponics substrates   Growing media definition In absence of soil, different kind of soilless medium or hydroponics substrates are utilized by farmers to give their plants a sort of support. There are different kind of soilless mediums / hydroponic substrates which are used to grow plants hydroponically:   Polyurethane Grow Slabs or also [...] Continue Reading
  • Plant Nutrition Plant Nutrition

    Plant Nutrition To really understand how to grow your own vegetables hydroponically, we must first review the organic composition of plants. In few words we must understand what elements are fundamental for plants nutrition, and how they are used by vegetables for their own life processes. Only this will let you understand how to choose [...] Continue Reading
  • Cloning Plants Cloning Plants

    Cloning plants “Plants clone” may sound like a bad term. In reality, making clones of your favorite plants, is another good method of starting your hydroponic garden in a totally organic way! To begin, a small “growing tip” is taken from a healthy “mother” plant so it can develop its own roots and grow by [...] Continue Reading
  • Hydroponics How it works What is Hydroponics

    What is Hydroponics?   Hydroponics definition The word “hydroponics” is derived from Greek and it’s formed by two words. “Hydro” which means “water” and “Ponos” which means “work”. Growing plants hydroponically means growing vegetables with the only help of the water. Without water, life on earth would not exist and so hydroponics! In few words, [...] Continue Reading
  • Advantages of Hydroponics Advantages of Hydroponics

    Hydroponics is a method of growing vegetables in a water based, mineral nutrients rich solution. It is all about enriching water with the very same nutritive salts found in nature. It’s about creating and maintaining a "nutrient solution" that is perfectly balanced for your plants. Hydroponics does not use soil. Vegetables roots take all the nutrients [...] Continue Reading
  • Hydroponics Nursery Seedlings Seedlings

    Seedlings Germination Process Guide A step by step seedlings germination process guide which will help you to germinate your seeds and move them into your hydroponic system.   How to Germinate Seeds in cotton wool? Easy! In order to germinate your seeds, you will need to put them gently on 2-3 layers of wet cotton [...] Continue Reading
  • Monitor EC and PH in Hydroponics What does pH stand for

    What does pH stand for? The two most important factors in hydroponics are the nutrient concentration (EC) and the acidity level (pH) of the nutrients solution we use to feed our plants. In order to have an excellent vegetables growth, the nutrient concentration and pH must be consistently balanced over time. This allow plants have what they [...] Continue Reading
  • What does EC stand for What does EC stand for

    What does EC stand for The two most important factors in hydroponics are the nutrient concentration (EC – electrical conductivity) and the acidity level (pH) of the nutrients solution we use to feed our plants. In order to have an excellent vegetables growth, the nutrient concentration and pH must be consistently balanced over time to insure plants [...] Continue Reading
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  • How to Calibrate PH-EC Meter How to Calibrate PH-EC Meter

    Before to use our Easy-Hydroponics PH EC Meter to read the value of your hydroponics nutrients solution you need to learn How to Calibrate PH-EC Meter. Our digital PH EC Meter  comes to you already calibrated for PH, EC and Temperature measurement! Anyway we suggest to calibrate your instrument at least 1 time per year. Learn here following [...] Continue Reading