Sunday, February 19, 2012 at 11:09AM
Gary Leavitt

Techniques

The two main types of hydroponics are Solution Culture and Medium Culture. Solution culture does not use a solid medium for the roots, just the nutrient solution.

De Luz Farms & Nursery uses the solution culture technique. There are two main types of hydrodponics using the Solution Culture technique: Static Solution Culture and Continuous-Flow Solution Culture.

In the Static Solution Culture, plants are grown in containers of a nutrient solution. In the Continuous-Flow Solution Culture, the nutrient solution constantly flows past the roots.

De Luz Farms & Nursery uses the Continuous-Flow Solution Culture technique in its state-of-the-art Greenhouse.

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