Ten tips for soil-less growing

There are many inherent properties of soil that make it difficult to alter/monitor/control the kind of soil and the way it influences and facilitates the growth of a plant. However soilless growing ensures and takes care of many such parameters which makes this an ideal choice and alternative for growing crops. To succeed in soilless growing, Read more about Ten tips for soil-less growing[…]

Setting up a DWC Hydroponics Tray system in 1 Acre in India – The Cost Dynamics

Today’s topic is a little complex, as when it comes to DWC Hydroponics; the cost dynamics can vary a lot depending upon the way one chooses to implement this technology. Unlike an NFT, or Bato Buckets, or Vertical tower system which is pretty consistent in terms of equipment requirements and costs (choosing round vs angular shapes for NFT Read more about Setting up a DWC Hydroponics Tray system in 1 Acre in India – The Cost Dynamics[…]

Our experiences with growing Kale in DWC Hydroponics.

Kale in DWC – Simple Straightforward and doable! Kale is a leafy green and is known as Kale cabbage, but it doesn’t form a head. Essentially, its leaves are used for consumption. Its leaves are green or purple in color. It is a minor crop and belongs to the family of cabbage and cauliflower. We Read more about Our experiences with growing Kale in DWC Hydroponics.[…]

How to grow Mint in your Home Garden

In our Research Centre; one of the happy smiling, growing plants is the Mint. Today we share with you the easiest way of growing a delicious, rewarding, humble kitchen ingredient- Mint. Mint- as we know is a cool and refreshing herb for a kitchen garden, It can be grown effortlessly in soil and soilless media. It Read more about How to grow Mint in your Home Garden[…]

Our experiments with growing Cherry Tomatoes

The Hydroponic Journey Continues! I hope by now some of you have your heart inclined to at least trying something in this space! This week we will familiarise you with some of our learnings and experiences as we tried 3 different methods of Hydroponics for a single crop type – Cherry Tomatoes. The preparation for Read more about Our experiments with growing Cherry Tomatoes[…]

How to set-up a simple Hydroponic DWC (Deep Water Culture) gardening system.

A floating vegetable garden in your kitchen – Hydroponic DWC aka Deep Water Culture. A hydroponic, as well as an aquaponic method of growing plants, wherein plant roots are suspended in nutrient-rich, oxygenated water. I can say, DWC is one of the cheapest and most straightforward methods of hydroponics, to grow your leafy veggies like lettuce, Read more about How to set-up a simple Hydroponic DWC (Deep Water Culture) gardening system.[…]

Would love to learn about and explore Urban Gardening techniques? Visit CityGreen’s Research Center for Home Gardeners

A couple of months ago we had announced about setting up of a Research Centre focussed on Home Gardeners. Happy to inform you that our team has set it up and the center is now operational. This is a 30 Sq. M unit set-up on a terrace in order to replicate the conditions faced by Read more about Would love to learn about and explore Urban Gardening techniques? Visit CityGreen’s Research Center for Home Gardeners[…]