All posts in "Reviews"

Baker Creek + Epic Gardening Rare Seeds Giveaway

By Kevin / 5 days ago

If you don’t already know about Baker Creek Heirloom Seeds, I don’t know where you’ve been gardening!  They’re one of the coolest and best seed companies out there and have been for quite some time. I’ve been growing veggies with their heirloom seed varieties for a few years now and have not only had amazing […]


The Best Gifts for Gardeners

By Kevin / a couple of months ago

It’s always so hard to find the best gifts for the people that we love, and being gardeners we usually get flack for being “hard to buy for.”  I know that in my own life, I simply don’t WANT that much STUFF…but I’m always open to getting a gift that will help me learn, produce, […]


Easy DIY Aquaponics Review

By Kevin / a few months ago

Review Of: Easy DIY Aquaponics Author: Kevin Editorial Quality Effectiveness Price Ease of Instructions I Liked 24/7 customer support is awesome Loved the 3D renderings of the systemMaterials list costs less than Aquaponics 4 You systemYou can download everythingMaintenance log included! I Didn’t Like Some of the freebies I didn’t care about Would like to […]


Aquaponics 4 You Review: Is It Legit?

By Kevin / a few months ago

Review Of: Aquaponics 4 You Author: Kevin Editorial Quality Effectiveness Price Ease of Instructions I Liked Video instructions make the entire build easy Simple and straightforwardGood info on what fish to use and what plants work bestExtremely low-cost for a guide of this depth I Didn’t Like No tracking log included Videos watched online or […]


16 Invasive Species Sold at Garden Centers You Should Never Buy

By Kevin / 7 months ago

Most of us gardeners assume that the people that run our local garden center are knowledgeable and know exactly what they’re selling – and for the most part, that’s true.  But what happens when some of the most commonly sold plants also happen to be some of the most invasive?Due to the globalization of our […]


Bluelab pH Pen Review by Epic Gardening

By Kevin / last year

​ When I started out in hydroponics, I wanted to start out cheap. I didn’t feel like blowing a lot of money on fancy gadgets or equipment – I was much more interested in hacking together components and making a system that would produce awesome plants, all for under 100 bucks.I’m still interested in that, […]


Microgreen Garden Book Review

By Kevin / last year

When I first started an urban farming business last year growing microgreens, I was REALLY new to the whole process.  I didn’t know exactly what I was doing, because I started out growing microgreens as a hobby.  Only when I saw how beautiful they were and tasted their flavor did I decide to don my entrepreneurial […]


Growing Plants with LEDs: An Epic Gardening Guide

By Kevin / last year

LED Hydroponics: A How To Guide I was fortunate enough to pick up a Lighthouse Hydro 270w LED light system from the company to review and document an entire hydroponic grow with LED lighting. Lighthouse Hydro Blackstar 270w FSF Initial Impressions Specifications – Size: 15″ L x 11″ W x 3″H – Coverage Area: 2′ […]


Tower Garden Review

By Kevin / last year

I recently lost all of my phone numbers and was in that hated phase of responding to anyone who texted me with “Hey, sorry, who’s this?” Needless to say, it was getting a little repetitive…but that changed when I got a picture message of two Tower Gardens with the message “You want these?” YES. YES […]


Hydroponics Pump Review – The Ponics Pump

By Kevin / a couple of years ago

In my day job, I run an online marketing consulting business and experiment with a lot of entrepreneurial endeavors, so I was VERY excited when I heard from a member of the hydroponics subreddit I created about 6 months ago. Scott Turman reached out to me and let me know that he developed a new hydroponic product and was […]