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Basic Hydroponics Part 1: Nutrient Film Technique

Posted by Veronica Shaughnessy -

Hydroponic is a term used to describe several types of growing systems. One such system is called a nutrient film technique (NFT). This system relies on recirculating water with nutrient solution in it to deliver nutrients to the roots of plants. NFT can be done on large and small scales. The main components are as follows: a reservoir to hold water and nutrient solution, a pump and plu...

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