Gardyn Changes the Game for STEM Education

We know that food supply will directly affect our children, and there’s something we can do about it. Here are 4 reasons why Gardyn should be a part of every STEM teacher’s curriculum.

How to Transplant yCubes Outdoors

Starting plants indoors hydroponically gives them a head start to the growing season and can allow them to grow larger and yield more than if started outside.Transplanting to outside soil is simple and we’ve got step-by-step instructions to help you through the process.

Algae or Biofilm? What’s the Difference?

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As you progress on your Gardyn journey, you might notice some brown or green growth forming on the yCube surface, yPod, or inside the Gardyn columns. Typically, this growth is associated with algae or biofilm.

Mineral or Organic? Settling the Score on Plant Food

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A mainstream trend in health and wellness has been organic foods. While the word “organic” has come to mean food produced consciously, with minimal pesticides and sustainable techniques, it has begun to morph into a marketing buzzword as it spills into other industries. Gardening, being so closely related to food production, has adopted the word “organic” to describe types of plant food. This can be a little confusing, so we decided to settle the score between organic and mineral plant food once and for all.

Four Tasty Additions for Your Gardyn: Italian Parsley, Celery, Shiso, and Sorrel

Oct Plants Announcement

We are excited to announce the launch of four new plant varieties that are bound to take your Gardyn home cooking to tasty new heights. Our team is always testing new plants to try out on your Gardyn, and some of these new varieties made it onto our radar from Gardyner requests. You can now order Italian Parsley, Celery Leaves, Shiso, and Sorrel from the Gardyn mobile app.

LED Lights for Indoor Gardening – A Critical Success Factor

Lead Grower Frank Petricoin was recently interviewed by Martha Stewart Living about the importance of LED grow lights if you are hoping for success in indoor gardening. That article laid out four principles for anyone building their own systems.