Is the world falling apart, or is it waking up? We are confronting systemic racism amid a pandemic and, combined with an unprecedented level of growing financial devastation, it has exposed the gaps in our socio-economic order and delivered them to our doorstep. No longer can we afford to hide from the symptoms of a…View Article
I’m typically a sucker for gadgets and technology—a marketeer’s dream. Despite this, I must concede that I find even the sight of automatic nutrient dosing machines to be somewhat intimidating. All those tangled tubes going in and out of nutrient bottles and reservoirs, the peristaltic pumps, the elaborate displays, worrisome warning alarms, downloadable apps, and…View Article
The Science Corner will help readers learn about complex topics in the horticultural and hydroponic industries without the confusing jargon and technical terminology. This article will tackle the technical topic of cation and anion exchange capacity. The goal is to break things down for you so you can apply that knowledge and achieve bigger yields,…View Article
Modern cultivation facilities are using future farming techniques that are driven by data! Novel digital technologies are helping farmers and home gardeners make smarter decisions and prevent expensive critical failures. From microclimate sensing to machine intelligence tools, this article will explore fresh technology being used in 2020. The overall goal of data-driven cultivation is to…View Article
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A710 Industrial Dehumidifier
Designed For Cultivation: The Next Generation Dehumidifier
Anden introduces the A710 Industrial Dehumidifier – Grow-Optimized with VLGR Technology. This patent-pending Variable-Speed, Low Grain Refrigerant technology modulates the refrigeration system to match environmental demands, delivering maximum performance and efficiency throughout the grow cycle. It removes 710 pints of moisture per day and gives you the power to maintain tight control over Vapor Pressure Deficit.
To increase capacity, tighten your environmental controls, and improve your grow room’s stability, rely on the high-efficiency Anden A710 Industrial Dehumidifier.
Go to Anden.com to speak with an expert, and find a retailer near you.
EYE HORTILUX® DE Ceramic HPS Grow Lamps
This unique, heavy-red spectrum is now available in DE! The EYE HORTILUX DE Ceramic HPS grow lamps come in 600 or 1000 watts and provide a spectrum unmatched by any other. The additional energy in the far-red range makes these grow lamps an excellent choice for quality flower production while maintaining yield. The DE Ceramic HPS produces a bright white light instead of the orange from traditional HPS and is compatible with e-Ballasts that operate at or above 100 kHz. Each lamp is packaged with a glove for safe handling and has a one-year warranty.
Check out EyeHortilux.com for more information.
HydroLogic Evolution-RO™ High Flow Reverse Osmosis System
Ready to step up your grow game? The Evolution-RO can produce over 1,200 gallons of pure RO water per day. Take the guesswork out of nutrient formulas and dial into precise control to maximize your plant’s potential. This best-selling system is the first to come with the NEW ChloraShield™ as standard equipment for 100% chloramine removal. Save water with a 1:1 waste to product water ratio, unbeatable performance for a reverse osmosis system of this capacity. For growers moving from a small to medium-sized operation, the Evolution-RO is the perfect upgrade.
Visit HydrologicSystems.com to find a system that’s right for you.
HydroLogic PreEvolution™ High Capacity Pre-Filter for Evolution-RO™
The HydroLogic PreEvolution is specifically designed to extend the life of the Evolution-RO’s filter system. If “set it and forget it” is what you are looking for, this unit will nearly quadruple Evolution-RO’s filter life and leave you with more time to focus on your grow—highly recommended if producing more than 300 gallons per week.
Check out HydrologicSystems.com for all your water filtration needs.
NOW AVAILABLE IN THE USA
Miicrobial Mass is a microbial product specially developed to maximize plant yield using five different bacterial strains known to promote plant growth and enhance microbial life in and around plant roots. Equally useful in soil/organic or hydroponic applications.
- Increase the bioavailability of phosphate and calcium to the plant through the use of phosphate and calcium-solubilizing bacteria.
- Increase the bioavailability of iron through the use of siderophore-producing bacteria.
- Promote good soil health with enzymes that hydrolyze substrate into useful byproducts for the rhizospheric microbial communities.
DOS – Crafted for Simplicity
Trade a sea of liquid for two powders. This standalone formula contains all the essential macro and micronutrients that would typically take several bottles of liquid. Specially made for proportionate mixers and fertigation systems, DOS two-part powder maintains a consistent balance as a stock concentrate. Managing EC has never been easier. Streamlining your grow is as simple as adding water.
Go to Hydroponic-Research.com/DOS to find out more.
Futur Vert high performance LED grow lights present the new HortiGreen specially designed for the next generation producer. Perfect for your clones and propagation!
Available in 20w or 30w with ETL and DLC Horticulture certification.
Visit FuturVert.com for more lighting solutions.
Grow-Genius – 40% mono-silicic acid
The Most Concentrated Mono-Silicic Acid in the World
This silicon does it all for way less: 3ml/100L.
Scientifically proven to increase strength, growth rates, yield, root mass, leaf size, and brix content. It also improves resistance to pests, disease, and environmental stress.
Grow-Genius mono-silicic also has the environment in mind. Its extremely concentrated formulation dramatically reduces shipping weight, volume, and packaging. It also increases yield per unit input, can reduce or eliminate the need for fungicides and pesticides, and is readily biodegradable.
Visit CentralCoastGarden.com for more information.