Best Aquaponics Books, Resources, Blogs, and Videos

When getting started in aquaponics, it’s hard to know where to begin. It’s a more complicated way of growing than soil gardening or even hydroponics, so it’s natural to feel confused.When I first started growing aquaponically, I turned to some of the best aquaponics books to show me the way.​Reading these books gave me all […]

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Best Grow Tents: A Buyer’s Guide for 2017

Last Updated: November 21, 2016Hydroponic growing is attractive due to the level of control you can achieve over your growing environment. However, without a quality grow tent, there’s no way you can dial in your growing conditions.A grow tent is just one of the pieces of a good hydroponic system. Grow lights, ventilation, a hydroponic […]

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HID Ballasts: The Quick and Easy Digital Ballast Guide

Last Updated: November 17, 2016Lighting is one of the most important components of your indoor or greenhouse hydroponic garden. But lighting is nothing without a good digital ballast, the device that is actually running your precious bulbs.As of 2016, the options are plentiful and making the right purchase can be a daunting task. I know that […]

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Simple T5 Fluorescent Deep Water Culture Starter System

When you first learn about hydroponics, it’s easy to get excited and want to get your hydroponic system up and running. But it’s hard to know where to start:Which type of system should you use?Should you go DIY or buy a commercial system?How much should you spend on your system?This article is one of my “System […]

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