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What’s in your Water?

What’s in your Water?

Do You Know What’s In Your Water? By Harley Smith Clean Water Source No matter what nutrient formula you use, it is important to start with a clean water source. It is so important, in fact, that commercial growers will often have their raw water tested before the...

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Balancing Photosynthesis and Respiration

Balancing Photosynthesis and Respiration

Balancing Photosynthesis and Respiration To maximize plant growth and yield, growers need to promote the correct balance between photosynthesis and respiration. Photosynthesis only happens in the light. Light energy is absorbed by chlorophyll and other pigments, and...

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Yucca: Gardening Secrets from the Desert

Yucca: Gardening Secrets from the Desert

YUCCA: Gardening Secrets from the Desert By Harley Smith If you want to learn how to deal with harsh conditions in the garden, just ask a desert plant! Plants are very good at making chemicals, and plants that have adapted to harsh conditions produce numerous...

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Preparing your Hydroponic Garden for the Winter

Preparing your Hydroponic Garden for the Winter

Winter is Coming! Easy Grow's top 5 tips on preparing your garden for the cold   Whisper it quietly, but the cold and dark is beginning to creep back in and we will soon be back in to the brisk days and freezing nights of winter. While it is a well known fact...

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10 Innovative Urban Farms from Throughout the World

10 Innovative Urban Farms from Throughout the World

As the worlds viable farming land becomes increasingly depleted, innovative urban farms are popping up all over the world. Here's our top 10 innovative urban farms.   1. The GrowUp Box, London, United Kingdom   The GrowUp Box in London is an innovative urban...

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Amino Acids for Hard Water

Amino Acids for Hard Water

Water Hardness - The Problem: The “hardness” of water is determined by measuring bicarbonate levels; the harder the water, the higher the percentage of calcium carbonate and magnesium carbonate content usually found in solution. When phosphoric acid is added to lower...

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WIN £250+ of ONA Products

Competition Time!! Easy Grow are giving you the chance to Win a complete set of ONA products worth over £250 RRP.   Reviews are Important We believe genuine reviews are important and to encourage you to leave a review on your favourite Easy Grow product or a...

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Controlling Heat Stress in Plants

Controlling Heat Stress in Plants

How to improve the natural tolerance to Heat Stress in Plants It's around the time of year again where ambient temperatures can effect the natural growth of your plants, and provide massive headaches in trying to achieve optimum temperatures inside your grow room. At...

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Calcium Deficiency

Calcium Deficiency

Calcium: The Forgotten Fertiliser Calcium is much more important to plant growth than most people think and calcium deficiency can have a profound effect on your plant. Plants actually need more calcium than phosphorus, and a calcium deficiency can create a cascade of...

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Santiam Organics Mycorrhizae Powders

Santiam Organics Santiam Organics grows some of the highest quality mycorrhizal inoculants on the planet. Our science team has over 40 years of experience with these organisms. Our growing philosophy is simple: Inoculate with a premium product, introduce...

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An Interview with ONA

An Interview with ONA

­­The Story of ONA How did the company get started? Did it evolve out of something else, or has combating odour always been the company focus? The founder of the company, Shane Lander, was a Vancouver fire fighter who specialised in hazardous materials such as...

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KELP (Ascophyllum Nodosum)

KELP (Ascophyllum Nodosum)

Kelp/Seaweed Extracts The benefits of seaweed extracts have been known to growers for thousands of years, but only in modern times have their active ingredients been identified. Seaweed extracts are rich in natural plant growth hormones and beneficial trace elements,...

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