Category: Tools & Supplies

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Where to Buy Microgreen Seeds: A Comprehensive List

When you start to grow microgreens, finding out where to buy seeds is one of the more common questions. Spending some time on research and buying from a trustworthy seed company can make a...
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Microgreens Lighting Guide: Choosing Lights and Setting Them Up

One of the things most people have concerns about when growing microgreens at home are the light. Do I need to invest in a grow light, or is it enough with natural sunlight? How...

Can You Grow Microgreens in an AeroGarden?

Who cannot be exited about AeroGardens as they allow us to grow plants and vegetables indoors, five times faster than in soil? If you are growing microgreens, you may want to learn if you...
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Do Grow Lights Provide Heat too?

Microgreens require the full-spectrum light to grow. When you are growing indoors, and you can't provide natural sunlight, then using grow lights can help. They replicate the process in the same way as nature...

The Best Growing Medium for Microgreens

When you start growing microgreens, one decision to make is what medium you are going to use. When you are growing microgreens, the growing medium is the material that your plant grows in. It...

Are Grow Tents a Fire Hazard?

Growing microgreens in grow tents is popular as they provide an ideal environment for growing indoors. As your grow tent setup require light, electricity, and contains dry materials, a common concern is if grow...

The 12 Best Microgreen Trays on the Market

The benefits of growing microgreens are that they can be grown all year anywhere you live. The reason is that they can be easily grown indoors, in greenhouses or other protective arrangements. With the...
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The 14 Best Microgreen Growing Kits You Can Buy Today

So you’ve decided you want to grow microgreens and you want to purchase a growing kit so you can dive straight in. This is an excellent way to get kick-started. There are numerous options...
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When Should You Expose Microgreens To Light?

It can be hard to know precisely when to expose microgreens to light. Luckily, growing these little plants becomes straightforward once you are armed with a bit of information. When should you expose microgreens to...
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Do Microgreen Trays Need Holes?

Microgreens are a great way to grow nutritious salad greens and sprouts in an indoor or hydroponic setting, but since they’re typically grown indoors you might wonder whether they need holes for drainage.  So do...

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How to Control Humidity and Temperature in Microgreens

Humidity is a necessity for plants and microgreens to thrive. If you have ever entered a botanical garden or a greenhouse, you may have...

Microgreens vs. Sprouts: What’s the Difference?

Both microgreens and sprouts have enjoyed renewed popularity in recent years due to their use in fine dining and local food movements, but many...

10 Reasons Your Microgreens Are Wilting

If you find that your microgreens are consistently wilting and falling over, you might be able to improve them and avoid repeated failure by...

How To Fertilize Microgreens: Everything You Need To Know

Microgreens are relatively easy to grow either indoors or outdoors, but providing them with the best nutrients can be the tricky part, especially the...

Do Microgreens Grow Back After Cutting?

Microgreens are popular for the varieties they come in and their versatility in being grown indoors and outdoors. They can be grown from any...

How to Tell if Microgreens Went Bad: 9 Signs to Look For

Microgreens pack a delicious and nutritious punch that many love. Whether you want to use your microgreens on a salad, as a garnish, or...