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pH guide
2 weeks ago

pH guide

The pH is a measure used in chemistry to determine the degree of acidity or alkalinity of an element or substance. The pH measurement determines the amount of hydrogen ions …
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Differences between compressed and never-compressed coco
1 month ago

Differences between compressed and never-compressed coco

The coconut substrate is an ideal culture medium. However, not all coconut substrates are the same. The majority of substrates that we find in the market have undergone a compression …
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Coconut Fiber versus Peat
1 month ago

Coconut Fiber versus Peat

Substrates made from peat and coconut substrates have in common that both are means where the plant sits, roots and receives the necessary nutrients. Although they are similar substrates, we …
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Culture medium selection
2 months ago

Culture medium selection

The first decision we must take when we want to start a crop project is the choice of the medium we are going to use. This choice will influence the …
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Buffering
3 years ago

Buffering

True Buffering Explained

Some coconut trees grow beside the sea so they are exposed to a lot of salt. Our trees are from plantations further inland reducing salt exposure, but …
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Organic growing aids
3 years ago

Organic growing aids

It is important for your plants to have the best envoironment to grow in. This means they got to make some friends along the way or they will be subject …
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Electrical conductivity (EC)
3 years ago

Electrical conductivity (EC)

The electrical conductivity (EC) is a measure of potential transport of an electrical charge in water.

In gardening this measure is used to know the amount of nutrients in a …
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Air-to-water ratio
3 years ago

Air-to-water ratio

UGro has excellent water retention and airing properties that help the root system and the plant to grow faster. Coco coir has a naturally coarse yet spongy texture, which is …
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