hydroponics


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hydroponics

the science of growing plants without soil, in which the roots are suspended in aerated water containing known quantities of chemicals that can be adjusted to suit changing conditions. The method is increasingly common in the glasshouse cultivation of, for example, tomatoes and cucumbers.

hydroponics

a method of cultivating plant growth without soil. Based on use of a solution containing all essential plant nutrients. The plant material is harvested at about 2 weeks of age. The herbivore's equivalent of sprouts or shoots in the human diet. Called also sprouted grain.
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New Task Force Members Will Discuss Organic Standards for Hydroponic and Aquaponic Operations
Key market players in the global hydroponics landscape are Village Farms International, Thanet Earth, Pegasus Agritech, Terra Tech, Grow Life, and American Hydroponics among others
One of the inherent advantages of the hydroponics method is the massive reduction in water use, it requires 90 per cent less water than traditional methods.
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Hydroponics is one of the many solutions to fight world hunger.
Hydroponics is proved to have several advantages over soil gardening.
And because hydroponics occur in a highly controlled space and microbial activity is at minimum, pesticides, insecticides and herbicides are not needed.
Judge Dafydd Hughes told him that between February and April of this year, he had been involved in the building of a hydroponics system, knowing full well that it would be used for the production of cannabis.
Hydroponics refer to a range of water-based cultures that deliver nutrients to plants.
Hydroponics is an intensive form of agriculture that brings essential nutrients directly into contact with the growing plant in a water solution (Roberto, 2005).