4 Common Hydroponic Cucumber Problems (And How To Fix Them)

4 Common Hydroponic Cucumber Problems (And How To Fix Them)

Hydroponic cucumber plants are a great way to grow cucumbers during seasons not conducive to growing or in climates unfavorable to cucumber planting. However, like outdoor gardens, greenhouse gardens have their fair share of problems too. In this article, we will address some of the common hydroponic cucumber problems including fungal diseases and insect pests. … Read more

Top 10 Best Microgreen Growing Trays (What’s Right For You)

Top 10 Best Microgreen Growing Trays (What’s Right For You)

Some folks think they cannot garden because they live in nontraditional gardening spaces like apartments or places with low light but with microgreen gardening trays, the gardening comes to you! Use this list of the top ten best microgreen trays to find the perfect tray for you and get started on your microgreen growing adventure! … Read more

Why Are Your Cucumber Plants Dying? (And How To Stop It)

Why Are Your Cucumber Plants Dying (And How To Stop It)

Cucumber plants are susceptible to several different types of pests and diseases. Pests such as aphids can leave your cucumbers deformed with white patches on their leaves after sucking sap from them. Other problems like powdery mildew are caused by fungi spores that find moist, cool conditions to thrive in. Without ample water or fertilizer, … Read more

How Do You Use Rockwool In Hydroponics (A Complete Guide)

How Do You Use Rockwool In Hydroponics (A Complete Guide)

Rockwool is an inorganic material made from recycled slag and basalt rock. Rockwool is compact, doesn’t absorb water from hydroponic production, and is ideal for many plants. Rockwool is one of the best substrates available for hydroponics.  Rockwool’s properties make it ideal for hydroponic gardening because of its permeability, porosity, non-absorbency, and good thermal stability. … Read more