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Extra tall grow tents – Tranformer tents

Transformer tents are now available from Hydrocentre. THE TALLEST THE STRONGEST THE MOST FEATURES THE BEST OF THE BEST Contact us for pricing on 07 5527 4155 or click to our online store and click on our lighting/tents category...

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TurboKlone TIPS – Aeroponic Propagation of Clones

Follow TurboKlone instructions. The following are things we have used to improve things. HYDROSHIELD We suggest adding Hydroshield to sterilize cuttings at the beginning at 2ml per litre to kill fungal infections that might develop into stem rot or root rot. These fungal infections can be air or water borne, but often are present on...

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LED products and updates

New LED grow bars under development August 2016 Hydrocentre has been developing grow bars in conjunction with some of the most advanced LED manufacturers in the world. While we currently believe that LED’s are often much too expensive compared with traditional lighting, there are some uses for LED’s where perhaps lower ventilation than usual is...

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Superpro CO2 Carbon Dioxide systems from Hydrocentre

We now stock Superpro CO2 controllers using Infrared CO2 level control. Video on unit below. Superpro CO2 controller ($1400 alone)     Plus regulator flowmeter solenoid and CO2 feeding tube for Gas cylinder($1200)   Complete CO2 kit $2600     CO2 levels are around 350-400ppm in the environment. At approximately 1500ppm plants growth and flowering...

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FARMDATA Open Source Records Management System for produce farmers free for download

FARMDATA, an Internet-based smartphone-compatible records management system for produce farmers, is now open source and available for free public downloads. FARMDATA is a web-based database system for entering and reporting crop production records, including seeding, transplanting, harvest, cover crop, compost, fertilization, irrigation, pest scouting, spray activities, packing and distribution records and customer invoicing. The FARMDATA...

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Wall Garden Systems from $20 by wallgarden and hydrocentre

We have been using wallgarden grow boxes for Hydroponics and Aquaponics now for a while.   We can use clay balls as shown here – or Perlite or Coconut Coir or even a good organic soil. The individual trays are $20 each or $170 for a box of 10.   The aluminium frame can be...

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New updated website at hydrocentre.com.au

Hydrocentre Hydroponics is proud to announce the update of their Hydroponic site at http://hydrocentre.com.au Over the next few days and weeks we will be updating the site with 100’s of archived articles from its old site, and creating a site that answers people’s questions about the best way to garden in the 21st century. “I’m...

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Transplanting strawberry runners (Certified runners)

Transplanting strawberry runners (Certified runners) 11 Apr 2007 Should I cut most of the leaves off my transplant before inserting into the hydroponic system using Growool plugs I am using an NFT system, Second question is: how often and for how long should I irrigate the plants? (Far North Coast NSW) I suggest speaking to...

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Micron Bubbles in DWC System

Micron Bubbles in DWC System09 Feb 2007 Hi there, I have been searching so much to answer this question but was not successful at finding an answer. I hope you can help me. I am building a bubbler system and was wondering what the best micron size for bubbles is? The smaller the bubbles the...

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RE: hydroponic light

hey scott,I was wondering if you could tell me the length of this light? I’m going to be using it on my 6ft aquarium do you think this light would work? and are they metal halide lights? I assume you mean the 130W high output fluro that we are advertising on our website in our...

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EC metre with Soil?

EC metre with Soil? Hi   I have just borrowed an EC meter from a friend to check my nutes etc, I grow in soil and have real difficulty when plants go into 12/12, the first few weeks are fine but then they start to show deficiences, i suspect they need a good flushing. If i...

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