Hydroponics

A Quick History of Hydroponics

You may think that hydroponics are a fairly new development, but the history of hydroponics is pretty amazing. Incredibly, some form of hydroponics has been around for thousands of years. The fabled Hanging Gardens of Babylon thrived due to some kind of early hydroponic system, and then there are the Chinese floating gardens that Marco …

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Vegetables growing in a large hydroponic greenhouse

Hydroponics for beginners

If you are new to the world of hydroponics, then this method of growing plants can look pretty intimidating. You’ve probably seen pictures of enormous greenhouses, packed with rows and rows of neatly arranged lettuces and thought little of it. Then you’ve looked again and realised that the lettuces are sprouting out of holes in …

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