Recommendations for a hydro newbie who wants to grow veggies?
Hello all. I'm an indoor gardener who is very interested in gardening hydroponically.
I want to grow lettuce, Red Robin tomatoes (to start, they're a small determinate), peppers, other veggies, and herbs.
I'm not asking for how to do it, just a recommendation on what you think the best system for me would be. What worked well for you? I do not want to sacrifice quality to save pennies but I also know I cannot afford the more expensive systems.
I have read about pot culture but I've also read that mold can be a big problem. I don't want to accidentally make anyone in my family sick, I just want to move away from store-bought produce. Plus, I love gardening indoors (no land, so to speak) and this would help me maximize my space.
If someone knows of a particularly good book or website, I would love to hear about it. My local library is really small so I'd have to order it (the book) on Amazon and that makes it difficult to choose one.
Also, have any of you grown organically while growing hydroponically? I know I