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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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Pure, Ready-To-Use Formats
3 weeks ago

Pure, Ready-To-Use Formats

In the UGro catalogue, in addition to dehydrated products, there are three ready-to-use products: UGro Pure Basic, UGro Pure Perlite and UGro Pure Superior Light Mix.

They come in bags …
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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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Green pepper gallery
3 years ago

Green pepper gallery

Green peppers grown in UGroCoco substrate

 

Cucumber gallery
3 years ago

Cucumber gallery

Cucumbers grown in UGroCoco substrate

 

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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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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