It’s spring. Temperatures are climbing, bugs are breeding… get your grow room ready with this checklist.
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Expertise:Spider Mites are a relatively common grow room pest that can cause serious problems if you fail to prepare for a possible infestation. Speak to any indoor gardener fortunate enough to have steered clear of these troublesome bugs and it is more often than not down to on-going preventative work behind the scenes. Likewise in the event of an outbreak, being ready to react quickly and effectively will give you the greatest chance of saving the lives of your precious plants. This article aims to show you how to spot spider mites hidden amongst plants, then outlines their feeding and reproductive behaviour, before finally putting forward the technique of Integrated Pest Management (IPM) as a means of dealing with any unwanted visitors.
Expertise:With the large amounts of interest people have shown towards hydroponics at the chilli festivals we've attended this year, it made sense to us to produce a growing guide explaining how you can get the most out of your plants using our equipment. Whether you're a complete beginner or a seasoned chilli grower, take a look and see what you think... you might end up discovering something new and exciting!
It's getting warmer and the bugs are coming! By hook or by crook, they’ll try to sneak into your grow room and ravage your plants.
If they break past your first defences, all’s not lost. You can still win the war. Here’s how you prevent, identify and defeat common grow room pests.
One of the hottest topics in hydroponics at the moment is the effect of beneficial bacteria and fungi on your final crop size and yield. A number of products are now coming onto the market to enable you to harness the natural benefits of beneficials.
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Beat the bugs! Our “Learn” article on Spider Mites should help you avoid the many problems that a grow room infestation could cause.