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The Top 10 Ways to Avoid Pests & Disease with MegaPot

The Top 10 Ways to Avoid Pests & Disease with MegaPot

One thing that you will more than likely come across in your hydroponic garden is pests and plant diseases. It is not something that you want to happen, and not knowing how to fix them…

What Is The Best Hydroponics System on The Market?

What Is The Best Hydroponics System on The Market?

So you’re interested in growing hydroponically? The idea of being able to grow your own crops all year round does sound like a tantalizing proposition. But, where to start? In this article, we take you…

Top 10 Tips on How To Improve Your Hydro Garden

Top 10 Tips on How To Improve Your Hydro Garden

Maybe you’ve just set up your first hydroponic garden or you’re a veteran gardener with the greenest of fingers looking to spruce up your hydroponic setup and maximise your yields. Either way, we’re going to take…

Ebb and Flow vs MEGAPot Gravity Fed System

Ebb and Flow vs MEGAPot Gravity Fed System

In this article, we’re putting Ebb and Flow head to head against the MEGAPot Gravity Fed system. We’re going to explain exactly what ebb and flow is. And how it may or may not benefit…

5 Ways Hydroponics Help the Environment

5 Ways Hydroponics Help the Environment

There are many benefits in hydroponic growing: bigger crops and larger yields can be seen compared to growing in more traditional methods. But, what are the ways Hydroponics help the environment? In this article we’ll take…

Where Can You Purchase MEGAPot?

Where Can You Purchase MEGAPot?

We've had a rampant year and moved over 50,000 units in such a short space of time which has blown us away. Blown away doesn’t cover it. To say that our sales of the The…

Questions Commonly Asked about Hydroponics

Questions Commonly Asked about Hydroponics

Hydroponics is a method of cultivating plants without using soil. Typically, the traditional way of gardening or farming involves sunlight, water and soil. However, with a hydroponic system, this is not the case. In this article we…

The Best Nutrients and Stimulants to Use With MEGAPot

The Best Nutrients and Stimulants to Use With MEGAPot

Now that you have your MEGAPot in hand and you’ve decided to take the hydroponic cultivation route whilst scratching that green fingered itch you have. Then you’ll know that when growing hydroponically your plants won’t…

What is Hydroponic Gardening?

What is Hydroponic Gardening?

Hydroponic Gardening is essentially the art of gardening without a medium, such as soil. A hydroponic system is versatile because it can be used by large scale farmers or by homeowners.  Typically, the traditional way of…

All you Need to Know About Hydroponics

All you Need to Know About Hydroponics

Have you ever asked yourself are hydroponic systems expensive? Or how difficult is it to use a hydroponic system? Then we can help you. This article covers all you need to know about hydroponics. And…

How to Build a Hydroponic Garden with a MEGAPot System

How to Build a Hydroponic Garden with a MEGAPot System

Growing with hydroponics is essentially the art of gardening without a medium, such as soil. It’s also known as growing in a soilless medium. We’ll explain all about hydroponics systems and how you can build…

The Beginners Guide to Growing With Hydroponics

The Beginners Guide to Growing With Hydroponics

Most people find that hydroponic gardening is difficult and expensive and requires a lot of knowledge. The fact is that it can be more comfortable, simpler, and more productive compared to an underground garden. It…

5 Hydroponic Tips to Increase Your Yields

5 Hydroponic Tips to Increase Your Yields

When growing plants, you want to be able to get the most out of what you plant. By having a hydroponic system, you can easily increase the yields of your plants. Because the system focuses…

What is Gravity Fed Hydroponics?

What is Gravity Fed Hydroponics?

Gravity fed Hydroponics is quite simply a method of growing plants without soil.  Plant roots are placed in direct contact with the nutrient mixture of water and minerals, and given access to oxygen, providing everything…

The Ultimate Guide to MEGAPot’s Hydroponic System

The Ultimate Guide to MEGAPot’s Hydroponic System

Typically, the traditional way of gardening or farming involves sunlight, water and soil. However, if you use a hydroponic system this is not the case. The hydroponic system has revolutionised the farming and food industry.…

How do Hydroponic Systems Work?

How do Hydroponic Systems Work?

Growing with hydroponics is the art of gardening without a medium (soil). Also known as growing in a soilless medium. Hydroponics comes from latin, the word meaning ‘working water’. In the absence of soil, water…

How to Increase Yields without Using Soil?

How to Increase Yields without Using Soil?

It’s easy to get confused if you are new to growing with hydroponics. Some growers find it really difficult to get started with hydroponics while chasing their ambitions of how to increase yields without using…

What Crops can I Grow in a Hydroponic System?

What Crops can I Grow in a Hydroponic System?

Now you are done creating your brand new hydroponics system, or you have finally planned to get one of the best hydroponics for your gardening. But now the big question comes up, what crops can…

What is the Best Hydroponics System?

What is the Best Hydroponics System?

Hydroponics is the fastest-growing technique in the field of biology and research. You can grow any terrestrial plants with hydroponics aptly and quickly. Therefore, if you are interested in finding new and the best hydroponics…

Which Hydroponics System Should I Use?

Which Hydroponics System Should I Use?

As the hydroponic method of agriculture is gaining popularity rapidly, it is successfully catering to the increasing need for more sustainable commercial farming. Imagine the number of benefits we can enjoy when we don’t need…

Indoor vs Outdoor Hydroponic Growing

Indoor vs Outdoor Hydroponic Growing

The use of hydroponics is growing and does not look like it is going to stop. The main question for most is should I utilise it indoors or outdoors. Both come with a very unique…

Using Hydroponics In The Winter

Using Hydroponics In The Winter

With winter very much on our doorstep, now is the time to understand what changes you need to make to your hydroponic system. Being able to grow all year round is a major positive to…

Why Should I Switch To Hydroponics?

Why Should I Switch To Hydroponics?

With hydroponics becoming a very popular growing method, it is now also becoming the norm for many traditional growers to consider why they should switch. With a host of benefits, varying systems and differing grow…

What Products Make Up A MEGAPot System

What Products Make Up A MEGAPot System

The world of hydroponics is vast, with more and more options being apparent when it comes to systems and growth mediums. However, at MEGAPot we have created a truly revolutionary hydroponic system that ensures when…

5 Reasons Why You Should Be Using MEGAPot

5 Reasons Why You Should Be Using MEGAPot

At MEGAPot we are hydroponic growing specialists with a real passion for our industry. Over the years we have seen how hydroponic growing has really helped many growers produce better crops and plants. This is…

What Is MEGAPot?

What Is MEGAPot?

The MEGAPot system is changing the way in which hydroponic growers utilise the systems on the market. Our system has been designed to ensure that we take the best of the usual gravity fed system…

How MEGAPot Helps To Increase Your Yields

How MEGAPot Helps To Increase Your Yields

Hydroponic systems are a great way for those looking at soil alternatives in which to grow a variety of crops and plants. With such popularity, there has been an increased amount of systems in which…

7 Reasons To Choose Hydroponics Over Soil

7 Reasons To Choose Hydroponics Over Soil

With the growing of plants and crops moving to a present day method in hydroponics, soil based growing seems to be a distant memory. With hydroponics, there are a number of elements that need to…

10 Advantages Of Using Hydroponics You Should Know

10 Advantages Of Using Hydroponics You Should Know

The use of hydroponics is ever growing, and as an alternative to using soil it is one of the most popular. The transition away from the more conventional methods requires numerous pieces of research as…

The Differences Between Hydroponics and Aeroponics

The Differences Between Hydroponics and Aeroponics

When it comes to looking at alternative growing methods there are quite a few you can choose from. However the two most common are aeroponics and hydroponics. Both give varying benefits to your plants, but…

7 Tips For Getting The Most Out Of An Autopot System

7 Tips For Getting The Most Out Of An Autopot System

The use of Hydroponics is an ever developing way for people to grow their crops and plants without the use of soil. Without the use of soil, growers now have to consider among other things…

What Do I Need To Build An Hydroponic Drip System

What Do I Need To Build An Hydroponic Drip System

The use of hydroponics is increasing. This therefore means that the types of systems and also products are developing to meet a variety of different needs. A drip system is one of the most popular…

The Essential Elements When Growing Hydroponically

The Essential Elements When Growing Hydroponically

As with all systems that you can grow in, you need to understand what are the essentials that make that system work to be beneficial for you. Hydroponics is no different and there are some…

5 Tips For Growing Hydroponically In The Summer

5 Tips For Growing Hydroponically In The Summer

When it comes to growing hydroponically there are changes that you need to be aware of. More than ever, the summer will present a difference when it comes to getting your crops and plants ready…

5 Benefits Of Hydroponics Over Traditional Methods

5 Benefits Of Hydroponics Over Traditional Methods

When it comes to looking at the use of hydroponics there are many considerations that are taken into account. The use of hydroponics against the use of traditional methods is growing, and so is the…

What Is The Normal pH Level For Your Hydroponic Reservoir

What Is The Normal pH Level For Your Hydroponic Reservoir

When it comes to understanding the innerworkings of your hydroponic system, the pH is one of the areas you need to have an indepth knowledge of. This is because it can affect the plants as…

5 Steps To Starting Hydroponic Gardening

5 Steps To Starting Hydroponic Gardening

When it comes to starting hydroponic gardening there are many things that you need to consider. The use of hydroponics has been growing over the past few years and has become a great alternative to…

What’s The Best Growing Medium For Hydroponics

What’s The Best Growing Medium For Hydroponics

In the world of hydroponics, a growing medium is very important as it takes the place of the soil. Without the medium, you are not going to be able to grow your crops or plants.…

Do I Need To Clean My Hydroponic System?

Do I Need To Clean My Hydroponic System?

The process of cleaning your hydroponic system is relatively simple. It is the understanding of why you need to do this that takes time. Cleaning is vital to plant health, and being able to grow…

5 Reasons To Grow Using Hydroponics

5 Reasons To Grow Using Hydroponics

When it comes to the use of Hydroponics, it is one area that has seen a rapid increase in use and also popularity. Using hydroponics as a growing method is also now widely available to…

Growing A Year Round Hydroponic Garden

Growing A Year Round Hydroponic Garden

The use of alternative growing methods is increasing. Those who are experienced growers are experimenting with the use of Hydroponics. Hydroponic growing has become even more popular and therefore is one of the most used…

What Are Hydroponic Systems?

What Are Hydroponic Systems?

When it comes to gardening outside of the usual conventional methods, then you need to consider using hydroponics. Hydroponics is the latest garden sensation which can ebale those without adequate space or even access to…

The 6 Types Of Hydroponic Systems

The 6 Types Of Hydroponic Systems

The world of hydropinics is becoming increasingly popular, and the amount of people choosing it against the more conventional methods has also increased. There are also many types of systems which you can use, and…

What Are The Advantages Of Hydroponics?

What Are The Advantages Of Hydroponics?

If you are considering using hydroponics for the growing of crops and plants then you may want to look at the advantages of it over the conventional methods which are more commonly used. Hydroponics have…

A Guide To Indoor Growing With Hydroponics

A Guide To Indoor Growing With Hydroponics

When it comes to Hydroponics and the use of them as an indoor growing tool, it can be hard to decipher most of the information that is out there. This is also due to the…

COVID-19 UPDATE

COVID-19 UPDATE

Updates - Covid-19; all related issues UPDATE - 24.03.20 We're now operating as WEB ONLY. Following the Prime Minister’s announcement, standalone stores are now closed. The MEGAPot website is open as usual and still offering…