In Japan, 160 farms are producing high-yield, high-profit crops, including tomato, cucumber, melon, strawberry, capsicum, lettuce and herbs, through soil-less
Always pot on into the same type of compost - soil-less
mixtures or John Innes - to avoid problems with are looking bare, thread a few conifer clippings through for colour and texture.
This top of the line brand of coco coir brings crops a better oxygen-to-water ratio than other soil or soil-less
"A shift towards protected and soil-less
agriculture systems would substantially enhance the irrigation efficiency, water productivity and area productivity."
Hydroponic or soil-less
gardening has been around for thousands of years.
Which is defined as the integration of conventional aquaculture (captive rearing and production of fish and other aquatic animal) with soil-less
culture (growing agricultural crops without soil) according to the United Nations' (UN) Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO).
These include soil-less
techniques such as Hydroponics, Aeroponics and Aquaponics that will redefine commercial agriculture.
If you are planting in pots, use a container at least 30cm in diameter and a compost comprising equal parts John Innes No 2 and a soil-less
The first robot, named Smart Pot (SPOT), can plant strawberries, tomatoes, herbs, and leafy vegetables in a hydroponic garden, a soil-less
plantation method where crops are placed in enriched water and are sheathed inside a minuscule chamber.
In-ground beds tend to work best where topsoil is deep because plant roots stay cooler the deeper they reach into the soil, but raised beds make gardening possible even in soil-less
I have a mini garden on my balcony (on the 10th floor), and I research and experiment with various soil-less