How Deep Flow Technique (DFT) Hydroponic Systems Work

How Deep Flow Technique (DFT) Hydroponic Systems Work

The Deep Flow Technique (DFT) is similar to two other hydroponic systems, but it ultimately works in it’s own way. In this article, you’ll learn how DFT hydroponic systems grow crops. In hydroponics, plants are grown with nutrient water instead of soil. Some systems...
How Nutrient Film Technique (NFT) Hydroponic Systems Work

How Nutrient Film Technique (NFT) Hydroponic Systems Work

The nutrient film technique (NFT) is one of many hydroponic systems, farmers use to grow crops. NFT is popular for both commercial and home hydroponic farmers for many reasons. For one thing, it works great! In this article, you’ll learn how NFT systems grow plants....
All About CSAs: What is Community Supported Agriculture?

All About CSAs: What is Community Supported Agriculture?

Whether you’ve looked into buying produce from a local farm, or you’ve decided to start a farm yourself, you’ve probably come across the term Community Supported Agriculture, or CSA. But what exactly is CSA? And why do so many farms start one? In this article, you’ll...
5 Surprising Crops You Can Grow in a Container Farm

5 Surprising Crops You Can Grow in a Container Farm

When it comes to a container farm, you’ll hear a lot about how it grows crops like lettuces, herbs, and other leafy greens. So, it’s probably not surprising when you find out a container farm grows great arugula or something similar. But container farms aren’t limited...