8 Insanely Practical Reasons to Grow Indoor Plants
6 movies and TV shows featuring hydroponics
Summertime is here and the weather is fine. You’ve been reading about ways to grow plants you love, but what if you don’t have a patio, rooftop, plot or backyard to take advantage of the summer weather? Summertime is absolutely perfect to grow indoor plants for a variety of reasons. We are going to point […]
Have you tried this secret cannabis growth hack?
If you know us, we go nuts for the Science Fiction genre, on film and TV. Why else would we start Eddy and an organization to farm on Mars? So, you can be sure that when we Avant Gardeners see directors featuring hydroponics we go crazy – in a good way. We know it’s billed […]
19 ways hydroponics kicks dirt’s butt!
Cannabis growth hacks. We all want them. Because growing isn’t always second nature. Yes, cannabis plants can grow like a weed, but when you want perfect flavor, taste and effect, you want to grow like the best. We’re always on the hunt looking for grow secrets, to make them part of your secret grow buddy, […]
Ancient folk medicine can save us from antibiotic resistance
If you’ve come here then you either grow hydroponically and are looking for a link to share with your friends or you are curious about growing plants hydroponically. You have heard that soil-less culture or hydroponics is better than soil, but what does that mean? What are the benefits of growing hydroponically? How is it better? […]
Eating weird plants will save the planet
Mama said there’d be days like this? When we get strep, an ear infection, something contagious: Antibiotics can be life-saving. But they are not omnipotent. We know that antibiotics are increasingly resistant to to superbugs, strong bacteria that have developed resistance to our medical advancements. The Promise of Ancient Folk Medicine Miracle plants like cannabis […]
I want to grow with hydro, but how? The hydro starting guide
Blue strawberries look pretty weird. Eating things to save them sounds savage but in the world of plants it’s the best thing you can do for nature. That’s right. In the dream world of plants, there are thousands of weirdos out there and each of them wants to be eaten (or smoked, if you use medicinal herbs) […]
Celebrate your freedom to grow, celebrate 420!
You’ve fallen in love with the idea of growing and want to grow year-round food and bud using hydroponics, or hydro as the old timers say (19 reasons why hydros kicks a@# here). You are here with us now because you want help choosing a hydroponic system. We get it. We felt the same, once: […]
Build a Great Garden: 10 Essential Foods for Every Home Grower
For most of the world, April 20 is just another day. But for patients and advocates of medical marijuana, it’s like Earth Day or Mother’s Day. April 20th is accepted as the day around the world when cannabis is smoked, and celebrated by all who need it, regardless of legality. You can be sure the […]
Bloomberg features Eddy: how military tech will transform your food
Cannabis legalization means that 70 million Americans can now access marijuana legally. Naturally, hydroponics are the best way to grow marijuana, and hydroponics and DIY shops are being flooded by people who want to have a hand at growing their own pot. But systems set up for cannabis work just as well for growing any […]
We know we are onto something big. Bloomberg’s feature story on Eddy confirms our hunch. We hit the perfect time to put urban farming and cannabis home growers on the map. Bloomberg reports that Eddy, “poses significant disruption in their relevant space,” and that the price of our robot could be a “showstopper.” But in […]