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Growth in the Hydroponics Food Industry set to outpace Global Markets by 80%

Hydroponics or C.E.A. (Controlled Environment Agriculture) – is an industry that has enjoyed continuous growth throughout its history but in the past year we have seen a significant surge in growth on an international level and also in pockets of Africa. Surprisingly, Zimbabwe has stepped into the world of hydroponics and we are very proud to […]

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Oasis Grower Medium the only way to grow hydroponically

Shipping Oasis Hydroponic Grower Medium to yet another customer today! A specialized media density and fine cell structure promote faster, stronger root growth. In addition, the fine cell structure and drainage properties provide uniform moisture and hydroponic nutrients throughout the media – whether you use overhead irrigation or sub-irrigation. Best for (crops): lettuce, herbs and other […]

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Growing Microgreens Hydroponically

Succulent, slender yet packed with a powerful flavor punch, microgreens are increasingly becoming popular as a profitable hydroponic crop with just five days from seed to harvest for some species. The photo in this article is of Arugula Microgreens taken at 7 days from seeding. Hydroponic microgreens are best grown on a thin mat or pad […]

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NFT HYDRO’s URBAN GROWERS

  Meet Janik, an Urban Grower from the Western Cape, South Africa. He has set up his ‘Urban Farm’ on an open plot in among urban dwellings, with a shade net for protection, his NFT Hydro System and a burning passion for growing Hydroponically. He forms part of a world wide movement of Rooftop and Urban […]

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Hydroponic farming in Zimbabwe – an untapped market.

NFT Hydro is exporting to Zimbabwe. Hydroponics is a good method of growing food where arable land is scarce, since food can be grown much more densely using a fraction of the land that is required to grow crops traditionally on large expanses of farmland. Hydroponics also allows for the growth of food year round […]

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ZAMBIA has a vested interest in Hydroponics.

NFT Hydro & Haygrove Tunnels hosted the Zambian Consulate earlier this week at Haygrove Farm in Elgin. Zambia requested a site visit to learn more about our  business and growing Hydroponically in Greenhouses. Basil was tasted, coriander sampled, many questions asked and the view from Haygrove Farm was indulgently admired and photographed by our state visitors. Lynn Gunning […]

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AgTech | the Green revolution in farming

Today, there are hundreds of agriculture tech startups around the world, and some experts say the situation reminds them of the early days of the internet: There’s a lot of activity in agriculture, but no clear winners yet – it’s hard to say who might become the Facebook or Amazon of the scene. Couple that […]

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How to achieve profitable hydroponic production

Investment in equipment is the cornerstone of cutting down on labor costs  Investment in the right equipment upfront is the foundation of achieving greater production efficiency & cutting down on labor costs. Our NFT profiles are specifically designed to achieve just that: The length of our 3.65m NFT profile makes it practical to handle and move around with ease in […]