DIY Vertical Aquaponics System – GROZINE

DIY Vertical Aquaponics System How To Build Your Own Vertical Garden A DIY vertical aquaponics system can be a very rewarding weekend project.  While setting up the fish part of the equation may take longer, as the necessary biology takes time to establish in the system, you can build hydroponic grow tubes inexpensively that will … Read more

Why are the number of farms in the US decreasing?

It’s been a busy few weeks for industry news, thanks to new official data. Agriculture Dive reports that “The U.S. had 1.9 million farms and ranches in 2022, a 6.9% decline from 2017, according to data from the Department of Agriculture’s census report released Tuesday.” Why is this happening? A number of reasons. The average … Read more

DIY Hobby Aquaponics System – GROZINE

DIY Hobby Aquaponics System Home Building A Low Maintenance System for Fish & Plants, How To Step By Step. There’s a lot of ways you can build your own DIY hobby aquaponics system with success, ie there is no one “right” way to build a DIY hobby aquaponics system. However, there ARE some basic elements … Read more

DIY Mini Split ReCharge Kit

DIY Mini Split ReCharge How To Recharge Your R410a MiniSplit AC or Heat Pump If you bought or installed a mini split AC or Heat Pump for your grow or home with precharged lines it’s likely you’re not getting maximum cooling power, here’s a kit for a DIY Mini Split ReCharge kit that works! By … Read more

Our 40th Anniversary – AmHydro

This 40 year anniversary comes at a critical time for the industry. The age of free money for agritech moonshots is over, but a desperate need for innovation continues. We’re committed to continuing to lead on innovations that will stick. In less than two weeks at Indoor AgCon, our VP, Joe Swartz, will help convene … Read more

Joe Swartz: My itinerary for Indoor AgCon 2024

Last week, I shared my opinion that this year’s Indoor AgCon sees our industry at a potential turning point. Will we learn from the successes and mistakes of the past? I believe that success leaves clues, and many of the people speaking at this year’s event are no strangers to success. I’m not sure if … Read more

Hydroponic 3D Printing – GROZINE

Fig.4.: Full 3D printed microgreens package with Red Radish growing in it shortly before the harvest Hydroponic 3D Printing 3D printing in Hydroponics, Microgreens and Gardening By Christopher Hansen Hydroponic 3D printing gives growers an invaluable tool to make, repair or even innovate hydroponic parts or complete growing systems. If you also ever wanted to take … Read more

Making Fermented Hot Sauce – GROZINE

How To Make Fermented Hot Pepper Sauce Making Fermented Hot Sauce | Erik Biksa | Above: 2 to 3 minute video, making fermented hot sauce, how to step by step. Making fermented hot sauce is a great way to preserve and enjoy the qualities of your favorite hot peppers year round.  The process is simple, … Read more