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What is Hydroponics?

What's wrong with our food?

Watch Bruce Bugbee’s Tedxtalk to learn how a small change in diet paired with eco-conscious growing techniques can improve the sustainability of our food system!

Why Hydroponics?

Application of hydroponic growing as sustainable agriculture at George Mason University's dining hall. Donielle Hall explains the advantages of hydroponics at a TEDxTysonsSalon...

Explore Hydroponic Systems

Explore Hydroponic Systems

What is an Ebb and Flow system?

For those interested in Ebb and Flow Hydroponic Growing, this in depth guide lays out the system of growing and equipment needed. Researched and written by Dr. Melissa Brechner, Dr. A.J. Both,  and CEA Staff and published by Cornell Controlled Environment Agriculture...

Hydroponic Growing Techniques

An overview of different hydroponic growing systems from the NFT, Ebb and Flow, Aeroponics, and more. Oklahoma Cooperative Extension Service in this document gives an explanation of a various grow systems along with information on the history, advantages and disadvantages, as well as the future of hydroponics...

Hydroponic Grow Mediums

Descriptions of basic considerations for choosing hydroponic media for your hydroponic systems and review of common materials. 

Growing Tips and Guides

Growing Tips and Guides

Guide to Home Hydroponics

Cornell Universities complete guide to growing food at home with hydroponic methods...

Starting Seeds for Hydroponics

Some recommendations for successful hydroponic seed-starting and an overview of the environmental variables that need to be closely monitored to produce healthy hydroponic seedlings...

Crop Rotation Calculator

Enter your own gardens crop information into a date calculator for your personal crop rotation planning...

Calculating for Hydroponics

“Excel Tool” for useful calculations related to lighting, fertilizer, electrical, crop costing, for the above referenced “A Guide to Home Hydroponics for Leafy Greens” by Cornell University, Controlled Environment Agriculture...

Technical Training Series

Technical Training Series 

Kodiak Region Technical Training 

Interested in the science behind hydroponics!? This technical training series developed by Alutiiq Grown provides the background needed to operate a hydroponics system! 

Triston Hooks Vine Crop Webinar

Trying to expand your hydroponics operation into vine crops and beyond?! This technical training webinar supported by Dr. Triston Hooks provides tips for getting started!  

Light, Water & Nutrients

Light, Water & Nutrients

Measuring Daily Light Integral

Purdue Universities guide to measuring and managing daily light integral in a Greenhouse, This publication is researched by Ariana P. Torres and Roberto G. Lopez Department of Horticulture and Landscape Architecture...

Nutrients for Vegetables

Detailed information on different nutrient solutions for greenhouse vegetable culture written by Texas A&M Agrilife Extension...

Light Experimentation

Light spectrum research at the Controlled-Environment Lighting Laboratory (CELL) at Michigan State University...

Fairbanks Soil & Water
Conservation District

Learn how to make your own microbe based hydroponics fertilizer!

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