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Hydroponics & Aquaponics


Aquaponic Farming at Home: Fish and Vegetable Farm in One System

Aquaponics food production is a type of farming system that may be just what the world needs. Different from traditional cultivation in many ways, this may be the solution to the imminent global food crisis and looming hunger in developing countries. How does it work, and what are its benefits?


A Guide to Edible Aquatic Plants

Edible aquatic plants provide a functional and ornamental beauty to any pond, backyard water feature, or even aquarium. Here is a list of edible water plants that are ideal for the aquatic gardener.


Build Your Own Hydroponic System: A Step-by-Step Guide

Have you ever wanted to buy yourself a hydroponic system but it was just way too expensive? In this article, we will show you how to build your own hydroponic system with only a few things from your local hardware store. Growing veggies year-round has never been easier!


Choosing the Best Fish for Aquaponics

Determine whether rainbow trout, tilapia, or another kind of fish is best for your aquaponics system and find out why thinking about fish is the last thing on your aquaponics to-do list.


How to Create a Container Water Garden for Small Spaces

Creating a container water garden is a great way to bring a small touch of nature to your front porch or balcony. See how in this article.


25 of the Best Plants for Indoor Hydroponic Gardens

Do you worry at what might be sprayed on your lettuce and other vegetables? Why not grow it yourself using an easy hydroponic system? No dirt means no mess, just healthier and faster growing plants.


How to Build an Indoor Hydroponic Vegetable Garden

It's one thing to read about hydroponic gardening in your home, and quite another to actually do it. Here are instructions for how to build a vertical indoor vegetable garden using hydroponics.


How Vegetables and Herbs Are Grown With Hydroponic Gardening

Hydroponic gardening was first developed by scientists for growing food in space ships. Using a similar technique you can grow vegetables and herbs in an apartment window indoors.


What Is Indoor Gardening?

This article explains how to set up an indoor garden. Indoor gardening is a great option for those without adequate outdoor space.


A Comprehensive Guide to Sustainable Hydroponic Farming

In hydroponic farming, plants grow in smaller areas and without soil, with nutrients absorbed into their roots from water. Here's how to carry it out sustainably.


All You Need to Know About Hydroponics

With everything happening around the world, it's no wonder we worry about our future. A hydroponics system is one way we can provide for ourselves without having to rely on others.


3 Fast-Growing Hydroponic Plants

If you've ever had a hydroponic system, you know how frustrating it can be to wait for the first harvest. Explore some fast-growing hydroponic plants to prevent that frustration.

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Getting Started With Hydroponics: The Basics of Growing Hydroponic Garden Plants

Learn the basics of hydroponic gardening. The rewards of growing a hydroponics garden include greater yield and flexibility of location.