2017 Year in Review: Christopher J. Currey's 'Hydroponic Production Primer' columns

2017 Year in Review: Christopher J. Currey's 'Hydroponic Production Primer' columns

Revisit stories on everything from produce propagation to the important of sanitation.

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December 21, 2017
Chris Manning
Business

February 

Propagating Produce 

Learn about 3 different methods of propagation for hydroponic food crops.

March 

The basics of trimming and pruning plants.

Learn how to best maintain your hydroponic crops.

April 

An introduction to pests in hydroponic production 

Learn about the most common pests affecting greenhouse food crop production and how to combat them.

June 

Managing diseases for controlled-environment food crops

Diseases potentially affecting CEA growers are the same ones affecting ornamental growers. 

August 

Pollination basics for controlled environments

Here’s how growers can improve pollination in their operations.

September 

Foliage, flower and fruit disorders 

Carefully manage the environment, culture and source-sink relationships to avoid abiotic problems in your greenhouse.

October 

From seed to store, with Diana R. Cochran

Follow these harvest and postharvest best practices to successfully get your produce to market.

December 

The importance of sanitation 

Growers can maintain a healthier crop with regular and routine greenhouse cleaning.

Photo courtesy of Christopher J. Currey