Benefits of Hydroponics

Environmental Benefits:

  • Space intense cropping produces high yields from limited spaces
  • Utilise all sorts of non-arable land - particularly in areas of soil degradation
  • Reduce green house gases associated with food production and distribution
  • Promotes an overall awareness of our environment which has knock on effects
  • Minimising the use of pesticides produces a more environmentally friendly product
  • An efficient use of water decreases environmental pollution by nutrients and pesticides
  • Unwanted build-up of undesirable nutrient concentration can be avoided