3. Take a Virtual Hydroponics Field Trip
Together with the North Florida Research & Education Center (NFREC) –Suwannee Valley, The University of Florida takes teachers and students on a virtual field trip of a hydroponic demonstration greenhouse. Built in 1989, the original purpose of the greenhouse was to educate local agriculture professionals about new growing methods through hydroponics activities. The field trip is organized into different videos, each covering topics that are integral to successful hydroponics systems, including setup, techniques, seeding, nutrients, and pest management.