Grow production-level quantities of greens while addressing key plant science, STEM and sustainability efforts with the award-winning Plant Producer Educational Hydroponics System. Its three vertical shelves connect to a single water source, enabling equal nutrient allotment and concentrated growth on each level. Add student engagement, career exploration, STEM lessons and more with this Plant Producer Educational Hydroponics System. This system includes starter kit materials and user guides so you can begin growing right away. Use our hydroponics educational systems to engage more students in agriculture, FCS and science programs. Additionally, you can incorporate STEM concepts into your curriculum; and teach the relevant, in-demand skills that today’s careers require.
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System control panel with sensor monitoring
Plant sites: 42
LED grow lights
7-gallon water tank
Grow medium sponges
Reusable grow cups
Germination tray, seeds, and rockwool
Four swivel casters
1-year limited warranty
Introduction to Hydroponics Curriculum
1. What is Hydroponics
2. Plant Life
Teaching hours: 2
Includes: Presentation slides, student activities, and pre- and post-assessments
Our hydroponics educational systems are used to engage students in agriculture, FCS and science programs. They’re also used to incorporate STEM concepts into your curriculum and teach the relevant, in-demand skills that today’s careers require. Here is one example of a teacher’s experience.
Our hydroponics units save space, use less water than traditional soil farming, speed up grow times, reduce chemical use, increase food security and provide career exploration opportunities as well as foster student engagement in the classroom.
Are these units noisy?
No. They were created in response to educator requests for interactive growing systems that could be easily used in classroom settings. The noise level has been compared to a quiet white noise machine
What is the difference between the Plant Lab and Plant Producer hydroponics systems?
Both systems include reusable grow cups, a germination tray, seeds, rockwool, a 1-year limited warranty, LED grow lights and curriculum.
The Plant Lab System features 3 vertical shelves connected to individual water sources. This enables experimentation with different plants, water levels and nutrients on each level. More details are below:
Plant sites: 33
Shelf spacing (grow height): 10”
One fan per shelf unit
Three 2-gallon water tanks/one per shelf
The Plant Producer System features 3 vertical shelves that are all connected to a single water source. This enables equal nutrient allotment and concentrated growth on each level. More details are below:
Plant sites: 42
Shelf spacing (grow height): 20” bottom, 12” middle, 12” top
Two fans per shelf unit
One 7-gallon tank
The Plant Mini System Class Pack features 5 compact, desktop sized growing systems. These systems enable users to experiment with deep water culture, ebb and flow and microgreen varieties.
Plant sites for each unit: 12
Shelf spacing (grow height): 11” from the top
One fan per unit
Each unit has a four-liter water tank
Each unit weighs 6.4 lbs.
Do you offer product support?
Yes! Our product support team is available M-F 8am-5pm Central Time via phone, email or chat. Contact customer support here