Seed Starting The lengthening days of late winter anticipate warmer temperatures soon to come. Springtime is just around the corner and you can get a significant head start on the growing season by starting seeds early. Whether you have a greenhouse or are limited to some extra counter or cabinet space, you can successfully start seeds for transplant weeks or even months before you could sow them outdoors. The process is both highly economical compared to buying fully grown … [Read more...] about Seed Starting: Techniques and Products for Success
Et Tu, Hydroton? Take Three.
Hydroton's farewell ride into the 1000 watt-enhanced sunset has been lamented and documented in the last several weeks on Dig It. The round clay pebble that comforts plants's roots will vanish before the end of the year. Numerous companies are jumping on the hydroponic campaign trail to champion their aggregate as the next hydroton. Marketing for the next great media carries some semblance to political persuasion. So much fuss over round … [Read more...] about Et Tu, Hydroton? Take Three.