How Are Hydroponic Nutrients Made? [Organic vs Inorganic]

How Are Hydroponic Nutrients Made? [Organic vs Inorganic]

Hydroponic nutrients are the bread and butter essentials of any hydroponics setup since, after all, how will our green friends survive without sustenance? We take these modern miracles in a bottle for granted. There’s a lot to them starting with how they are made! Hydroponic nutrients are made from either organic or inorganic sources that…

Should All The Roots Be Submerged In Hydroponics? [Bad Idea]

Should All The Roots Be Submerged In Hydroponics? [Bad Idea]

Hydroponics relies solely on water as both a nutrient carrier and growing medium. However, should we submerge all the roots to make sure it’s getting all that nutrient-rich water? Not all the roots in hydroponics should be submerged because the unsubmerged roots act as “air roots” which absorb oxygen which is necessary for aerobic respiration…

How Much Hydroponics Cost? [Bills and Real Case Example]

How Much Hydroponics Cost? [Bills and Real Case Example]

In hydroponics, one needs a constant supply of water, electricity, and nutrients just to maintain a system. But how do these seemingly miniscule costs add up in the grand scheme of things? The utilities cost of hydroponics are given by electricity and water bills, nutrients, eventual real estate, and heating costs. Usually electricity and heating…