"on the note of cucumbers are the bee's able to polinate the flowers? if not you ill have to polinate them yourself. that is one of the symptoms of not being polinized. excuse my spelling. as far as the rest of your fertiliazation i will need to…"
"Looking at your idea...one thought comes to mind...I WANNA PLAY! love your idea ! hope your actualy making your own bell syphon pumps w recycled materials. I am jealous that i dont have room to expand or build like that. I love creating these…"
"this 1/2 drum grow bed outside is fed w 4 medium sized gold fish in a feed barrel (trash can size) Thats right folks FOUR fish feed everything on my porch . 3 cucumber , several mint , basil, aloe vera, roma tomatoes, (wich climed to roof !) , the…"
"that is a good way to start your good w the fishtank size at 1st. i have a 110 gal. feed trough in my living room for koi and goldfish. and several other fish tanks, including a 21 year old african cichid, running on the system. a feed…"
"i found a small scale DIY pump to give you ideas and get You started. look at my page i am into DIY and recycling as much as possible. i have a bell syphon pump made from a plastic coffee can, 1 liter soda bottle and a tube inside the fitting. this…"
"We read a comment that you made to Jeff G. about fish for his aquaponics system and you mentioned getting 70 lbs of tomatoes. Are your barrel and fish tank in a greenhouse? We are having trouble getting more than a couple tomatoes."
I've been fighting this for a while but am still struggling. I've added iron and that seems to help for a very short bit then the same thing happens again. Have added potassium via Kelp tea and banana peals in GB. Still no go. These plants are also…See More
"David. When you read about cycling here they are usually not talking about how many times your grow bed floods and drains. Your bacteria cycle has not completed yet so your likely fish died from their own ammonia. Buy the book Aquaponic…"
"I was in Truro. HILLY BUT VERY NICE. Well if you click on my icon it should take you to my page. As far as IBC's go you can really use anything. My first grow beds are cat litter bins and a cement mixing ben. They have…"