Hydroponic Gardening Resources

The information and links provided below come from a compilation of sources, including land-grant universities and private, retail hydroponic farms and stores. Inclusion of the latter in no way signifies an endorsement by the University of Florida IFAS Extension Service of the products sold or information offered.

If you have questions about the information presented here, please contact the Manatee County Extension Office.

University of Florida IFAS Extension

Building a Floating Hydroponic Garden (2.2MB pdf)

Grow Your Own Vegetables Without Soil (67KB pdf)

Hydroponic Vegetable Production in Florida (991KB pdf)

Small-Scale Hydroponics Gardening: Local Resources (371KB pdf)

Virtual Hydroponic Demonstration Greenhouse (website)

Virginia Tech Cooperative Extension

Home Hydroponics (434KB pdf)

Alabama Cooperative Extension

Hydroponics for Home Gardeners (220KB pdf)

Other Resources

Basic Hydroponic Systems and How They Work (257KB pdf)