Don’t go cheap on potting mixes!
Generic potting mixes can be the source of your problems. While we at Urban Farm Fertilizers began in hydroponics, and continue to excel in that area, we have also grown in other substrates. Something that we learned over time was that the quality of potting mixes for containers varies significantly and can easily cause head-scratching frustration, all while you’re searching
Calcium for preventing blossom-end rot in tomatoes
Got Calcium? All Urban Farm Fertilizers do! You can prevent blossom-end rot. Calcium is nearly as fundamental to vegetables and flowers as nitrogen. Most folks don’t know this.
How to grow tomatoes, gourmet style.
It’s easy to grow tomatoes with Urban Farm Fertilizers. Do you remember how a “real” tomato tastes….juicy, meaty, dripping with flavor…..the heart of summer tomato
Carbon Dioxide is Good…….if you’re a plant!
Carbon dioxide is like gasoline on a fire for plants. We saw this headline the other day and decided to take the bait. “Increases in
The Best Medicinal Hydroponic Fertilizer…..Garden of Eden hits 30% THC and 10% terpenes in commercial production!!
2 & 3 part formulas are obsolete. Urban Farm Fertilizers is excited to announce confirmation of what our regular customers already knew: the best medicinal
Container gardening= manual hydroponics. What do we mean?
Growing in containers is basically “manual hydroponics”. The difference is……..you are the pump and the timer. Here’s why. Contrary to some misinformation out there on
Why Texas Tomato Food is stronger than a 20-20-20 powder.
Texas Tomato Food is stronger than you think. Occasionally we get a customer commenting on how much better value a 20-20-20 powder fertilizer is compared
How to use Urban Farm Fertilizers
Hose-end sprayer, watering can, drip irrigation, foliar feeding, and hydroponics…… Urban Farm Fertilizer’s proprietary formulas can be used in any delivery system, making them the
Water quality Q&A
An overview of water quality issues. Container gardening, whether in hand-watered potting soil or automated hydroponics, is more sensitive to water quality than soil gardening.