Coconut Fibre is made by taking the part of the coconut between the outer shell and the seed coat of a coconut (where the juices are stored). The fibres are then wound into a mat that can be used for micro-green growing or plant germination. It is a brilliant environmentally friendly solution for hydroponic growing that can be used in a completely renewable way.
There are countless reasons why coconut coir mats are one of the best hydroponic mediums to grow in including;
It is 100% organic and naturally grown
Great water retention - able to hold 8-9 times its own weight in water
The medium is renewably produced and completely reusable
Biodegrades when mixed with regular soil
Great aeration - facilitating good oxygen supply to your plant roots.
Contains naturally occurring macro-nutrients, micro-nutrients and trace elements.
Free from bacteria and fungal spores
Dimensions: 28 x 18 cm and 12 mm thick
Aside from being a great medium to use for micro-green growing in our incubation trays, coconut husk can also be used for;
Mixing in with regular soil
They can be cut as desired to grow in whatever arrangements your hearts desire.
EMPOWERING EVERYDAY PEOPLE TO GROW THEIR OWN FOOD
No matter where you live, we believe the ability to grow your own food is a fundamental right
Food waste and food miles (the total distance that food travels to get from farm to plate) are two of the most pressing issues that the sustainability of our food chain currently face. We believe that we can shine a spotlight on these issues by empowering everyday people to grow their own food, be more conscious of these issues, and live a more self sustainable lifestyle.
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