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Hydroponic store growing with the times

If you’ve ever considered getting into the hydroponic growing industry, or even if you’re a green thumb through-and-through and just needing to upgrade your equipment, North County Hydroponics, along with their second store Encinitas Hydro have instituted a new financing program, making it easier than ever to do so.“We call our program the ‘Pay-As-You-Grow Program,’” said Jesse Harloff, who co-owns Oceanside’s North County Hydroponics with Owner Nick Cordato of Encinitas Hydroponics. “It allows you to start purchasing equipment and product that will allow you to get started, and allows you to start generating revenue right away without having to come up with a large additional out-of-pocket investment.”Given the current economic climate, the financing program gives the customer the ability to upgrade or to add the latest technology and equipment that their business demands them to have.

Harloff said that their regular customers and those interested in starting in the growing business will be able to benefit from their new financing plan. A lot of their regular customers purchase equipment and product for their own businesses, adding that those looking to get started in the industry.

NCH can customize a $1,495 system and nutrient package and have your payments be as low as $79/month.

For most ambitious entrepreneurs, ideas and work ethic is something that comes natural for them. A lot of times, ideas and effort are not enough to start and grow a new business venture. It takes money to make money, how can you make start making money if you can’t access the necessary tools and equipment to do so?

With North County Hydroponics partnering up with a financial institution, it will allow their customers to finance their growing needs, which will allow their customers to be free to spend cash on other items, increasing their purchasing power and enabling their customers to stay liquid. The North County Hydroponics experienced staff is eager to work with any interested customer to insure that their financing is structured in a way that best suits their needs and objectives.

The staff at North County Hydroponics also knows that your growing needs change from season to season. NCH has the ability to change with you. No matter what field you’re in — from hobby farming to food farming — NCH has the financing tools and industry expertise to take your operation to the next level.

Do you like choices? We thought so. NCH’s many financing programs allow you to mix and match products. From traditional soil gardening to technologically advanced hydroponics, we have everything to whet your appetite. Here you can get a jump start on your outdoor garden by starting indoors with the help of our propagation supplies, heat mats, or lighting. Fluorescent, full spectrum, high pressure sodium (HPS) and metal halide (MH) lighting — if it makes plants happy, we have it. North County Hydroponics and Encinitas Hydro are gardener’s paradises. We offer a complete line of quality, tested grow lights, hydroponic grow systems and supplies, organic nutrients, supplements to enhance your green thumb, soil and soil amendments, growing media, environmental controllers, pest control and deterrents, pumps, meters, timers — the list goes on!

North County Hydroponics credit application process is quick and easy. Approvals are almost instant. So why wait? Submit your application now.

Not only does NCH offer great financing, but also the most competitive pricing around, being the absolute least expensive retail hydroponics store in southern California.

“We believe, in the future, this is the way to grow food,” Harloff said. “It really accelerates the vegetative and flowering process and harvesting process. You’re going to save yourself a lot of time, on top of getting bigger yields,” he added.

North County Hydroponics opened for business two years ago and recently opened a second location in Encinitas to better serve their customers in North County coastal cities.

Their newest location, Encinitas Hydroponics is at 463 Encinitas Blvd. Their hours are Monday through Friday from 10 a.m. to 7 p.m. and Saturday through Sunday from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.

Should you have any questions concerning the equipment financing process, please feel free to contact us. Visit or call (760) 435-0048, or, (760) 943-1300.