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Hydroponics in Antarctica

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Old 07-22-2010, 06:35 AM
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Default Hydroponics in Antarctica

Who says you cant grow hydroponic crops anywhere? How about in the Antarctic, the coldest harshest continent on the planet. The only continent that has such harsh conditions there are no permanent human residents on the entire continent. The only residents are 1,000 to 5,000 people that reside throughout the year at research stations scattered [...]


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Old 01-19-2017, 04:04 PM
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Great article! I'd definitely want a back up plan too when my only way off that ice cube was a plane once every few weeks.

I hear some "researchers" go to Antartica to grow other things though.
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Old 06-19-2017, 10:03 PM
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I wonder if it is ebb and flow and what soil amendments they use.
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Old 10-04-2017, 09:52 AM
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Great article!! I'm surprised hydroponics hasn't skyrocketed as of yet. This article shows you can grow hydroponically in the most harshest conditions on the planet.
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Old 03-18-2018, 07:20 AM
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very interesting read.

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