Detailed information about growing hydroponically in Coconut Fiber (Coir) Products:
A growing medium should provide support for the plant root system. The medium should also allow the roots to penetrate easily in search of water and nutrients. This means a medium should be able to provide ample pore space for oxygen and to hold water and nutrients.
Comparing Five Growing Medias for Physical Characteristics and Greenhouse Tomato Yield Potential.
This article was written by Merle Jensen, Pat Rorabaugh and Marcos Garcia of the University of Arizona’s Controlled Environment Ag Center.
The Riococo Closed Bottom Organic Plug (CBOP) made from coir is a OMRI Certified option for seed germination, plug and transplant production and growing leafy greens and culinary herbs. The CBOP works in a wide variety of growing system including but not limited to: 1020 trays, grow bag, nutrient film technique (NFT), raft systems, aquaponics and aeroponics.