Peat moss is an affordable growing medium with great water holding capacity – but what is the environmental cost of using peat? Read more: https://university.upstartfarmers.com/should-you-use-peat-moss-as-a-growing-medium/ Peat moss – essentially accumulated biomass – has a great water holding capacity and can be a great tool for hydroponic and aquaponics growers. However, peat moss is not a renewable resource, and can cause anaerobic zones if not mixed with other media. More renewable alternatives to peat moss are coco coir and wood pulp products. —————– Timestamps/What’s Covered: 00:36 How Peat Moss is made 01:32 Peat Moss is not very renewable 01:54 Coco Coir 02:53 Peat Moss is not appropriate for all hydroponic systems 03:44 Mixing Peat Moss 06:28 When to use Peat Moss —————– Connect with Bright Agrotech: Website: https://brightagrotech.com/ Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/BrightAgrotech/ Twitter: https://twitter.com/BrightAgrotech Instagram: https://instagram.com/zipgrow —————– Music by: Scott Gratton http://freemusicarchive.org/music/Scott_Gratton/ Related PostsSphagnum Peat Moss in Gardening: Benefits, How to Use and How Much in Potting MixWhat Is Clay Balls – Its Role In Hydroponics Gardening – Its Pros And ConsWhat is Perlite? | Pros and ConsPros And Cons Of Hydroponic Gardening – More Productivity Required ElectricityThe Pros & Cons of One-Part Hydroponics FertilizersAquaponics Vertical Systems Pros And Cons
You may also like
Added by 4 hours ago
15 Views0 Comments0 Likes
Growchef hydroponic garden, veggies can now be grown inside the house without any garden or even soil. Video Rating: / 5
Added by 16 hours ago
21 Views10 Comments0 Likes
IF YOU WANT TO GIVE THE PRODUCTS A TRIAL AND IF YOU WANT TO JOIN AS FRANCHISE PARTNER,. IF YOU HAVE QUESTIONS. PLEASE DROP YOUR QUESTIONS IN INBOX!! Video Rating: / 5 ...
Added by 22 hours ago
28 Views3 Comments0 Likes
Watch the coolest recirculating deep water culture systems in action and see how easy these DWC systems are to assemble. Trident RDWC Bubblers maintain the coolest water temperatures possibl...
Added by 2 days ago
32 Views5 Comments0 Likes
Artesanal Mix Video Rating: / 5