In this article we talk about the pros and cons of using perlite and an alternative that could help you avoid the issues perlite can cause.
With this article we want to make tomato propagation easier. Among other things we explain how to optimally prepare the substrate before sowing, what circumstances are required for successful germination and how to take care of the germinating seeds.
You have probably seen them before, fluttering through your greenhouse: fungus gnats or sciarid flies. These little mosquito-like flies are a common sight in damp areas. But what do these little insects do exactly? And can they be dangerous to your crops? We will tell you all about them in this article.
In southern Italy the most used Kekkilä Professional products for vegetable seedlings are C1 and DSM 1 with relatively low starter fertiliser, Kekkilä Starter 1 content of 600 grams per cubic meter. Due to this low level the stretching of the cotyledons is less compared to a high content of starter fertiliser.