The IWS (intelligent watering system) is possibly the best hydoponic system we’ve used. It reduces man-hours maintaining the watering, giving you more time to spend looking after your cannabis plants. More importantly, the IWS system increases yields compared with NFT trays.
Using an IWS system to do a sea of green amnesia haze grow Firstly, what is an IWS System? IWS stands for Intelligent Watering System, and it works using a “brain” which controls the flood and drain cycle. They have many plus points, such as being modular (so its easy to increase or decrease […]
Earlier this year we had a comment on one of our most popular posts, “What do I need to buy to grow 1 pound of weed?“. If you were to get a grow tent for this size operation what would suggest? Would you consider writing something like this for those wanting to also create a […]
How to use an aeroponic system for growing weed. Clones in an aeroponic system: The best start to an aeroponic garden is by growing cannabis cuttings in a specialist aeroponic cloner. These enable you to establish a large number of clones within a small area – thereby being space and light efficient. Aeroponics […]
Aeroponics: what is an aeroponic system and how does it work? If you came upon this article “What is an aeroponic system?” through an organic search then it’s fairly safe to assume that you are already considering a hydroponic grow room set up, and more than that, are prepared to go whole hog for an […]
What is a Bato bucket system? The Bato bucket system has been used for donkeys years commercially as it is probably one of the easiest hydroponic systems. For those of you unfamiliar with the name, it is also known as a “dutch pot“. Basically it is a pot drip-fed from the top which flushes the medium then […]
Water temperature and effects on hydroponics What is the best water temperature for plants? In a natural environment cannabis does not thrive submerged in water: it prefers alternate wet/dry climate (which we replicate with the wet dry cycle when growing in soil or coco-perlite) in order to drag oxygen into its root system and thereby into […]