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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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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 […]

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Future Harvest – who will GROW tomorrow’s food?

Global food demand is projected to skyrocket in the future, creating vast job opportunities in food production, transformation and marketing. But who will seize them? More specifically: who will grow tomorrow’s food? The future of the farming profession is in jeopardy. In many parts of the world, farm workers are in their late 50s and […]