• Rock wool growing medium
    Growing Medium

    Hydroponic Growing Medium

      When starting seeds in hydroponics, there are several types of growing media that are commonly used. These media provide support to the seeds and young plants, retain moisture, and allow for proper root development. Here are some popular options for starting seeds in hydroponics: Rock wool cubes: Rock wool cubes, which we discussed earlier, are widely used for seed starting in hydroponics. They provide excellent water retention, aeration, and stability for seeds and young seedlings. Coco coir pellets: Coco coir is derived from coconut husks and is available in pellet form. These pellets expand when soaked in water, creating a loose and fibrous medium. Coco coir provides good moisture…

  • MasterBlend Hydroponic Nutrients
    Hydroponics Nutrients

    MasterBlend Hydroponic Nutrients

    MasterBlend Hydroponic Nutrients is a brand of hydroponic nutrient solution specifically formulated for growing plants in hydroponic systems. Hydroponics is a method of growing plants without soil, where the plants receive all their nutrients through a nutrient-rich water solution. MasterBlend offers a range of hydroponic nutrient products, including a three-part nutrient formula consisting of MasterBlend 4-18-38 Tomato Special, Calcium Nitrate, and Epsom Salt. These three components are mixed in specific ratios to create a balanced nutrient solution suitable for various hydroponic applications. Here’s a breakdown of the three components: MasterBlend 4-18-38 Tomato Special: This is a concentrated, water-soluble fertilizer that provides a balanced ratio of essential macro and micronutrients to…

  • Roma tomatoes on the vine

    Roma Tomatoes

    Roma tomatoes, also known as Italian plum tomatoes, are a popular type of tomato known for their elongated shape and firm, meaty flesh. Here’s some information about Roma tomatoes: Appearance: Roma tomatoes are smaller than regular round tomatoes and typically have an oblong or cylindrical shape. They have a bright red or reddish-orange skin and are usually smooth and shiny in texture. Taste and Texture: Roma tomatoes have a dense and meaty texture, making them ideal for sauces, salsas, and canning. They have a rich, slightly sweet flavor with low acidity, which makes them well-suited for cooking and blending into recipes. Uses: Due to their meaty texture and low moisture…

  • Primo Red Tomato

    Primo Red Tomatoes

    The “Primo Red Tomato” is a hybrid tomato variety that is often grown for its disease resistance and high yield. It is known for producing large, round, and flavorful red tomatoes. The “Primo Red” is a hybrid resulting from a cross between two different tomato varieties. This particular tomato variety is favored by gardeners and farmers due to its resistance to various common tomato diseases, such as verticillium wilt, fusarium wilt, and nematodes. The disease resistance makes it a reliable choice for growers seeking to reduce the risk of crop loss. Height Range: 3-4’ Vine Type: Determinate Companion Plants: Oregano, Beans, Chives, Peppers, Thyme We grow our tomatoes in the…