What is the difference between hydroponic, organic and “regular” fertilizers?

January 13, 2021 0 Comments

Both hydroponic fertilizers and those intended for use in soil contain the three major nutrients, nitrogen, phosphorus and potassium. The major difference in hydroponic fertilizers is that they contain the proper amounts of all the essential micro-nutrients which fertilizers intended for use with soil do not. The plants are expected to find these elements in …

Nutrient Film Technique In Aquaponics

January 11, 2021 3 Comments

The Nutrient Film Technique or NFT is a common hydroponic growing technique that has been adapted to aquaponics. The technique is favored for its simple setup and ease of use with many popular garden plants, but as with any system, there are some issues growers may encounter. The system operates by providing a slow, steady …