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growing weed hydroponically dummies

Growing weed hydroponically dummies

Hydroponic growing is a horticultural method for growing crops, including cannabis, without the use of soil. In place of soil, growers use a mineral nutrient solution in a water-based solvent. Occasionally, growers may also use clay pebbles and sand.

What is hydroponic growing?

Space saving: A hydroponics system is a major space saver that may require 20% less room than soil cultivation.

Do hydroponic plants grow faster than soil-based plants?

If the pros of hydroponics outweigh the cons, you may be ready to try your hand at employing this growing medium in your home.

This article was co-authored by Lauren Kurtz. Lauren Kurtz is a Naturalist and Horticultural Specialist. Lauren has worked for Aurora, Colorado managing the Water-Wise Garden at Aurora Municipal Center for the Water Conservation Department. She earned a BA in Environmental and Sustainability Studies from Western Michigan University in 2014.

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