What is a Grow Shop?

You may have heard the term Grow shop and wonder what exactly it is and where you can find one. A Grow shop , referring to a retail store that commonly sells equipment and supplies to make it possible to grow plants indoor or outdoor, including vegetables, herbs, fruit and flowers. You can normally find a range of […]
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About hydroponic vegetable production South Africa

Details Commodity category: Vegetables Commodity type: Hydroponic vegetable production Image: Contact person: Erika van den Heever Contact e-Mail: evdheever@arc.agric.za What is hydroponics, advantages, disadvantages, differences between hydroponic vegetable production and production in soil, know the basics, What do I need to start a hydroponic production unit? Know the basics, different hydroponic systems, which […]
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About Grow Guru South Africa

Grow Guru is South Africa’s trusted online distributor of hydroponics equipment and products for the home or commercial grower. We offer an extensive range of top quality and popular grow equipment. as well as complete or custom packages for propagation and healthy plant growth. The products we stock can be found in the following categories: Plant Lighting […]
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What is Hydroponics?

What is Hydroponics? Growing plants without soil has intrigued and challenged gardeners, hobbyists and commercial growers for many years. The terms – hydroponics, water culture, sand culture, gravel culture, solution culture, mist culture, soilless culture and more are often used describe a particular system of applying plant nutrients to the roots of the plant, and […]
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Commercially Grown Onions

Successful horticultural trade mission to South Africa

Seventeen experts from the horticultural private sector visited South Africa to explore trade opportunities. The horticultural delegation can look back on a successful visit with great future potential and immediate results. Gideon de Jager of Codema Systems Group was one of the participants. “The horticulture sector in South Africa is still needs to develop. And […]
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Illustration of How a Ebb and Flow Hydroponic System Works

How to Build Cheap Hydroponic System

More people than ever are getting into home growing vegetables and other plants. The most popular type of hydroponic system, called Ebb & Flow or Flood & Drain (let’s call it EF/FD for simplicity’s sake), is also our recommendation — it is simple to use, easy to understand, and does an excellent job of delivering […]
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6 Different Types of Air Purifying House Plants

6 Air Purifying House Plants

1.Bamboo Palm: According to NASA, it removes formaldahyde and is also said to act as a natural humidifier. 2. Snake Plant: Found by NASA to absorb nitrogen oxides and formaldahyde. 3. Areca Palm: One of the best air purifying plants for general air cleanliness. 4. Spider Plant: Great indoor plant for removing carbon monoxide and […]
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Plants Growing in Autopot Commercial Setup

Autopot Watering Systems

AutoPot are specialists in self-watering systems, with emphasis being strongly placed on efficiency and preservation. AutoPot delivers products that are considered the most environmentally friendly watering systemsin the world to both domestic, hydroponic and commercial markets. Our systems ensure this claim as the plant uses everything that is supplied to it; there is no loss of water, […]
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