Hydroponic Strawberry Cultivation
The goal of our project is to establish sustainable off-season hydroponic strawberry production in the desert southwest where there currently is very limited production of strawberry but there are strong greenhouse industries that successfully conduct year-round production of high quality tomato yet experience ever-increasing pressure for product diversification due to the aggressive price competition for the current products.
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These videos serve as an introduction to the hydroponic and soil-less strawberry production. This project is funded by a grant from the Walmart Foundation and administered by the University of Arkansas System Division of Agriculture Center for Agricultural and Rural Sustainability in CEAC Greenhouses with Mark Kroggel.