Fertilizer management and plant nutrition are key aspects that need to be learned when working with hydroponic systems.
Hydroponics is a technique recognized as the opportunity to regulate nutrition in a very precise way, providing opportunities to improve crop quality and yield. However, in order to get the benefits from the advantage of nutrient management we need to understand plant nutrition and at least basic chemistry to be able to adjust nutrient recipes.
This guide aims to provide a tool for growers who are interested in improving their understanding of nutrient management in hydroponic systems.
This guide includes:
- How nutrients move in plants
- Macronutrients and micronutrients
- Nutrition by common crops
- Importance of water source
- Nutrient management