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how to grow your own garden.
Steps to growing your own garden.
What is a Hydroponic Garden?
What is hydroponics?
Basically, growing plants without the use of a traditional dirt medium and using a nutrient rich water solution. Those mediums range from fiberglass to sand and from fired clay balls to nothing at all. Several branches of hyrdoponics include aeroponics (using air as the grow medium), aquaponics etc.
How do I get started?
Well, you can buy a kit - but its going to cost you... a lot. Or, you can improvise and create your own kit to suite your needs. My local hydroponic supplier's cheapest multiplant kit is $185, it does 8 plants, but is not very versatile and is very compact. It uses the ebb and flow method. They also offer a single pot (bucket) bubbler system for $50. We are going to combine these two systems into a more versatile and much cheaper system. Read More...
Without adequate nutrition, especially minerals, research has shown that people develop chronic health conditions. More and more nutritional studies have linked many of today’s most prevalent, life threatening chronic diseases—diabetes, heart disease, stroke, obesity, high blood pressure, macular degeneration, bone loss, and dementia to nutritional deficiencies.
“Food grown in nutrient deficient soil lacks the nutrients needed to keep people
Consider a few statistics:
When we consider what constitutes the foundation of our foodstuffs, it is not hard to see that 80% or greater of the diseases that plague our planet have their roots in nutritional deficiencies.
Woodchip Gardening Tips
1. Remove harsh debris from ground
2. Lay down newspapers
3. Place down
c) Wood chips