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Managing Low pH in Growing Media for Reliable Crop Performance Featured Image

Managing Low pH in Growing Media for Reliable Crop Performance

Low pH can cause serious production problems for growers. Learn steps to determining low pH in growing media, how to […]

Air Porosity and Water-holding Ability of Media Components Featured Image

Air Porosity and Water-Holding Ability of Media Components

Most soilless growing media are composed of multiple components with distinct physical properties that fit together to form pore spaces […]

Map of USA showing sulfur levels in US Water Sources

Sulfur On Tap

By Shiv K. Reddy – A recent study shows that irrigation water sources across the U.S. rarely provide sufficient sulfur […]

Review of Major Growing Media Components Featured Image

Review of Major Growing Media Components

By Dan Jacques and Ron Walden, Sun Gro Horticulture – The major role of a growing mix is to support […]

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Trends in Media Mixes

A Q&A on trends in media mixes, with Sun Gro’s Dan Jacques, Technical Services, and Kathryn Louis, Research & Regulatory Services [&hel...

The Sun Gro Silicon Story

Silicon (Si) has been used for years in agriculture because of its many, well-documented benefits to plants. Si enters plant […]