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Samuel E. Wortman, Michael S. Douglass, and Jeffrey D. Kindhart

communities, which can vary greatly among soilless media ( Grunert et al., 2016 ). Atkin and Nichols (2004) demonstrated the possibility of growing lettuce ( Lactuca sativa ) with organic nutrient solution in a nutrient film technique hydroponic system, but

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Daniel P. Gillespie, Gio Papio, and Chieri Kubota

grown leafy greens. Most leafy green hydroponics operations employ liquid-based cultivation systems such as nutrient film technique and deep water culture (DWC), which allow for efficient water and nutrient use and high productivity. However, although

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Daniel P. Gillespie, Chieri Kubota, and Sally A. Miller

requirement of basil is also in agreement with the work reported by Walters and Currey (2018) , which showed that growth of basil plants grown hydroponically (nutrient film technique) was unaffected by EC in a range of 0.5 to 4.0 dS·m −1 , varied at 0

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Kellie J. Walters, Bridget K. Behe, Christopher J. Currey, and Roberto G. Lopez

to classify and group crops, thereby simplifying production and improving production efficiencies. Nutrient-film technique (NFT) was the most frequently used hydroponic system (48% of respondents, 36% of production area), followed by dutch or bato

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Iban Eduardo, Pere Arús, Antonio José Monforte, Javier Obando, Juan Pablo Fernández-Trujillo, Juan Antonio Martínez, Antonio Luís Alarcón, Jose María Álvarez, and Esther van der Knaap

( Cucumis melo L.) grown in nutrient film technique in a Mediterranean climate J. Hort. Sci. Biotechnol. 75 488 493 Paris, M. Staub, J.E. McCreight, J.D. 2003 Determination of fruit sampling location for

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Georgia Ntatsi, Dimitrios Savvas, Georgia Ntatsi, Hans-Peter Kläring, and Dietmar Schwarz

concentration in all cabins at ambient levels matching the outside environment. Grafted plants were transferred into two troughs (8 × 0.2 × 0.07 m) located in the middle of the cabins where they were grown in a nutrient film technique. To manage the climate

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Hardeep Singh, Megha R. Poudel, Bruce Dunn, Charles Fontanier, and Gopal Kakani

mineral element concentrations of leafy greens grown using nutrient film technique Agronomy 10 3 323 Schmidt, K. Brundert, W. 1984 CO 2 requires hydropv plants Girtnerborse Garden World 22 547 549 Slack, G. Hand, D.W. 1985 The effect of winter and summer

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Fernanda Trientini and Paul R. Fisher

, at least two separate stock solutions are typically prepared, one containing calcium and iron, and the other containing sulfates and phosphates. In recirculating hydroponic systems, such as nutrient film technique (NFT) or deep-water culture, changes

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Celina Gómez, Christopher J. Currey, Ryan W. Dickson, Hye-Ji Kim, Ricardo Hernández, Nadia C. Sabeh, Rosa E. Raudales, Robin G. Brumfield, Angela Laury-Shaw, Adam K. Wilke, Roberto G. Lopez, and Stephanie E. Burnett

UA differ in their design and suitability for certain crops and production scenarios. The most common hydroponic systems include nutrient-film technique (NFT), deep-water culture (DWC; also known as deep-flow technique, raft, raceway, or floating