Plant your home garden-try hydropnics

shaheda By shaheda, 31st Jul 2012 | Follow this author | RSS Feed | Short URL
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A new method of cultivation giving better production and fruitful yields is hydroponics.

What is hydroponics?

As we all know that the conventional way of cultivation uses soil.A new method which is take on the old is hydroponics.This involves no soil but other mediums for growing plants and vegetables.Hydroponic system of production is a Spanish technique whereby nutrients are fed directly through the roots.The medium used is more important in hydroponics feed schedule.

The feed schedule and types of hydroponics.

Most common mediums used are sand,peat,rock wool,perlite,gravel and others like these.A nutrient solution is made comprising of various nutrients required by plants and vegetables.This forms the basis of hydroponic feed schedule.
There are two types of hydroponics the open and closed system..
60% to 80% water is saved under the open system and 40% under the closed system.

Benefits of hydroponics.

The benefits from hydroponics are many. The cost of production is low so is the cost of maintenance.A small amount of chemicals are used. Hydroponic production is very good and is cost effective.The cultivation by hydroponic system gives good returns.The saved water resources is reused and recycled for open field cultivation.Hydroponics proves to be a sustainable approach. Hydroponics is an innovative approach in agricultural production farming,fruits, herbs,vegetables cultivation.

Grow your own garden anywhere, anytime

Grow your plants and vegetables in your homes,terraces,balconies,gardens. The veggies are called hydroponic vegetables. These hydroponic vegetables can be grown in greenhouses in the open and closed spaces.This system affords you to have your hydroponic garden whole year round.
Where summer is hottest and cultivation is slated for winter months.Hydroponic allows fresh tomatoes,cucumber,capsicum,lettuce and a number of herbs for self consumption.A new business can be started through hydroponics locally through effective production.

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author avatar Denise O
1st Aug 2012 (#)

Hydroponics just fascinates me, I must really try this next growing season. Nice read. Thank you for sharing.:)

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author avatar Sivaramakrishnan A
1st Aug 2012 (#)

Can be a good side income during these tough times. And we eat what we grow, farmer as well as consumer! Thanks for the useful share, Shaheda - siva

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author avatar A K Rao
1st Aug 2012 (#)

Yes, I know it is very interesting thing as we tried to grow hydropnic grass for our horses on the farm and results are fairly satisfactory for us! Thanks for sharing!

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author avatar cnwriter..carolina
2nd Aug 2012 (#)

fascinating..must try this...

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author avatar ladym33
5th Aug 2012 (#)

Thank you, this is something I would like to try. My garden was completely destroyed by rabbits this year. Next year I need to do things differently.

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author avatar shaheda
6th Aug 2012 (#)

So sorry to hear Do try this way of cultivation and do let me know your experience.

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author avatar Md Rezaul Karim
7th Aug 2012 (#)

Great gardening. I liked it pretty much.

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