Hydroculture systems have received support and criticism from farmers. However, the number of farmers who are a proponent of the irrigation system is growing. Many of these farmers are keen on leveraging the systems in a bid improve their farming operations. Nevertheless, those who are against find it hard making a complete switch over to hydroculture systems. The switch also calls for the use of specialized equipment and this is an added cost that some farmers are not ready to foot just to shift their production over to hydroponics.