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Cucumber/squash failure.......

Hello all, I have 3, inside hydroponic systems that I made last March that are working fairly well. The lettuce rafts are great, no problems there. I

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PH Dropping Fast

I found a black slime on my airstones. See photo. Can anyone identify it? Could this be the cause of my PH dropping? Its on a white paper towel and

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PH Dropping Fast

My travails trying to grow hydroponic tomatoes are well documented in this forum. I gave up on my original four plants and started a new crop. Someone

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Squatting Lettuce Plants

Hey Everybody, My team and I are growing romaine lettuces in a highly controlled grow room setting. We are using an aeroponic setup where plants are

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Is grafting tomatoes really useful when you go hydroponically on growing medium?

As far as i know, the whole thing with grafting tomatoes is just to avoid soilborne diseases. In a greenhouse when you hydroponically use growing medium

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Herbs on raft system?

Hello Stella & Simon, I have started a simple raft system 6 months ago. I started with lettuce, and it works fine! I would like to try herbs now, but

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Question on second grow with 4ft X 4ft tray Ebb N Flow?

Can you use the same peat moss over in your pots as I used in my first grow with coco on the bottom 1/3rd and the other 2/3rd with peat moss? Can the peat

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Sweet Pepper Plants Dropping Leaves

I was growing three cherry tomato plants and two Ancient Sweet Pepper plants in the same grow chamber. The two pepper plants are in the same Dutch Bucket.

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Beginner Hydro Growing Pains

Hello, I love this site and it has inspired me to get started with hydro. Thanks for taking time to answer some of my previous questions but now that I

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ebb and flow drainage concern

Hi, I am a newcomer to hydroponics, and I just built my first ebb and flow system. I used a heavy duty 8 gal meat lug for my flood tray, and used a generic

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