Noucetta Kehdi

  • Plant Food_soilless_org

    Plant Food, you say? Part One: A general description

    Plant Food, you say? Part One: A general description By Noucetta Kehdi Especially when you grow hydroponically, choosing the right nutrient is an essential task. Indeed, when your water is appropriate for hydro, it contains hardly any minerals. So it is important not only that your plant food is...
  • Vermiculite-soilless-org

    IN SEARCH OF THE ADEQUATE SUBSTRATE

    IN SEARCH OF THE ADEQUATE SUBSTRATE By Noucetta Kehdi Since the 1950s the greenhouse industry, in search of more efficiency and best results, started to replace soil with “substrates”. Why replace soil? One of the evident answers is to avoid all soil born pests and diseases. Another is to...
  • Water as a substrate

    Water as a substrate

    Water as a substrate By Noucetta Kehdi “Aeroponics”, “Aero-hydroponics”, what does it all mean? When choosing a hydroponic system, one of the important factors to keep in mind is substrate. Today there is quite a wide variety offered to the soil-less gardener. Among the most common are rock wool,...
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    HYDROPONICS AND MEDICINAL PLANTS – OUR RESEARCH

    HYDROPONICS AND MEDICINAL PLANTS – OUR RESEARCH By Noucetta Kehdi For the hobby gardener, growing hydroponically offers enormous opportunities and sometimes opens unsuspected alternatives. When you start a hydroponic system with the proper nutrients you are generally stricken by the rapidity of growth and the vigour of your plants;...
  • Hydroponics or soil, the big question? Ask a specialist !

    Hydroponics or soil, the big question? Ask a specialist ! When we created GHE in Europe in 1995, people hardly knew what hydroponics was. The first time I showed our AquaFarm and Flora-series 3 components nutrient, they looked at me with the most puzzled look. Many thought that there...
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    WHAT’S IN YOUR WATER?

    WHAT’S IN YOUR WATER? By Noucetta Kehdi – Co-manager at General Hydroponics Europe In soil-less, as well as in soil cultivation, water is the main factor. In soil, bacteria will decompose organic matter into nutritive elements that plants will absorb, but only in the presence of water. Without water...
  • Summer_Hydroponics

    Summer and Hydroponics

    Summer and hydroponics By Noucetta Kehdi – GHE   Summer, especially when it is a hot one, may be a difficult season for hydroponics growers. Every year we receive a stack of questions from clients asking what to do during the hot days, when one is growing hydroponically? This...
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