Urban Farming: How to Get Started

Views 2Likes Rating 12345SharesKill your lawn, grow food, start an urban farm. This is the new mantra of farmers in cities across the country. These farmers are redefining how (and where) we grow our food. As arable land is is growing more scarce and drought conditions restrict water use, the need ...
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Cloning with Xtreme Gardening Azos

What is the Best Way to Clone?

Views 97Likes Rating 12345SharesDo you have one strain that you are just in love with and want to create replicas of for eternity? Well, lucky you! Cloning may still be controversial when it comes to humans but you can clone your plants at home without getting a sideways stare down ...
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8 Steps to DIY Bokashi Composting

Views 1358Likes Rating 12345SharesBokashi: The Composting Samurai Effective microorganisms (EM) are tiny little living entities that help break down compost and organic matter. They operate in a different way than beneficial bacteria or fungi in how they affect your plants. They turn up the volume on compost and aid in creating a ...
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So Your Friend Told You to Use CANNA…

Views 1093Likes Rating 12345SharesSo, you were told you should be fertilizing with CANNA nutrients.  Why? And what does that mean?  CANNA is the industry leader in quality fertilizers, which just happen to work really really well in cannabis cultivation. They are always on the cutting edge of research and development, ...
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Biofilm of antibiotic resistant bacteria, closeup view. Rod-shap

The Quick & Dirty Wrap-Up of Beneficial Microbes

Views 1243Likes Rating 12345SharesTypes of Beneficial Microbes The idea of working with microbes can be a bit intimidating or confusing for those that have never done it before. Introducing strains and colonies to your soil culture has a number of benefits that can increase your plant yield, overall health, and ...
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"Fungus, Trichoderma reesi, growing on plant material."

Trichoderma a Biofungicide

Views 3193Likes Rating 12345Shares Trichoderma (Trike-oh-Derm-ah) Trichoderma is a beneficial fungus that helps to protect your plants against molds and bacteria. These tough little guys stand up against root rot and grey mold, protecting your plants from being destroyed. They create a barrier that make it impossible for harmful bacteria ...
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Spirillum bacteria

5 Ass Kicking Applications for Azospirillum

Views 2040Likes Rating 12345SharesAzospirillum, Fixing Nitrogen Like a Boss Flatulance, while this might be an oversimplification, is essentially the process from which Azospirillum convert nitrogen gas to plant usable, ammonia (NH3). When it comes to nutrition nitrogen is the limiting factor in plant growth, playing a key role in almost ...
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LED vs CMH Lighting

LED vs CMH Lighting Technology

Views 3272Likes Rating 12345SharesLight Emitting Diodes or Ceramic Metal Halides? You Be the Judge. Have you found yourself digging through Google pages full of LED hula hoops and burning man posts to find out more about LED lighting technology? Want to know how they stack up to LECs? Suffering from ...
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