Hello all, I’m relatively new to hydroponic gardening. I have a setup holding 150 plants in channels and a few containers with either coco fibre or perlite. I’ve already outgrown this and am looking at expanding.
But I am hoping for some advise on a couple of things. Firstly my greenhouse has been invaded my aphids 🙁 i’m looking for an…[Read more]
That sounds like a decent sized system.
Aphids are so annoying and at times absolutely infest a plant. They can be controlled by spraying but you must do it regularly, there are many natural sprays available, neem oils and other soaps work well but you must spray every 5-10 days or the they just come back.
Other options are beneficial organisms…[Read more]
Just a note with neem oils, use on ornamentals only not food crops. For edibles, try soap sprays.
Soap and Water. The basic nature of mild household detergents makes them perfect for getting rid of mild to moderate aphid infestations. Dilute a few tablespoons of dish soap in a small bucket of lukewarm water and use a sponge or spray bottle to…[Read more]
@robyn active 10 months, 3 weeks ago