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Lettuce tell you about last week
Last week we learned about a couple of things.

Two trays, one gravel and one soil; which tray has the best plants? Which tray will be the champion? To find out read more.

Rainbow Plants
How tall will they grow, what is the difference in height, are some of the questions we have about plants grown in store bought soil, and in the gravel of our aquaponics system.

What is the "Heat Island Effect"?
What is the
Where there is such a small amount of plants in a city an lots of CO2 being created that it causes a bubble of heat around the city.

Clay and Loam Soil vs. Loam Soil
A comparison of two soils and the effect they have on the growth of basil plants

Sandy-Loam VS Miracle-Grow, Basil Conquers All
Comparing/ contrasting two types of soil. (Miracle Grow and Sandy-Loam) We saw that Sandy-Loam was decent. Miracle Grow dried out too quickly. --- So this is only a small portion on the soils. there are many types of soil in this expirment. the types are sandy loam, clay sand and loam, compost and clay,and clay loam and compost. along with the maricel grow which in this case is the control. now that you ,the reader, know what the soils are no it is time to explain how well they grew plants.sandy loam was the best in this case. next up was compost and clay third was loam and clay and finally was sand loam and clay.

The Super Basils
The Super Basils
These are 5 tips on how to grow yummy basil plants.

The Marvelous Adventures of the Green Thumb Ambassadors
How the plants grow in different climates, soil, and wind.

Welcome to the Ambassadors Program
Introduction to the Greenhouse Venture - Ambassadors program.

Recent Posts

  • Lettuce tell you about last week Posted last year
    Last week we learned about a couple of things. We learned that frost is mainly found in the countryside ...
  • EcoBattle Posted last year
    We have two trays of plants.  One Gravel and one soil.  In which tray do you think will do ...
  • Rainbow Plants Posted last year
    Aquaponics are basically ecosystems where fish and plants help each other and work together. The fish produce waste ...
  • What is the "Heat Island Effect"? Posted last year
    The heat is trapped in the city by sidewalks, buildings, roads, and houses. In St. Louis, the city is ...
  • Clay and Loam Soil vs. Loam Soil Posted 2 years ago
    For our experiment, we had 4 rows of basil plants in two different trays. Tray 1 had soil that ...
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