We are following the dream you see in this video (A school system unites around food) from Oregon. If we are patient and persistent we will get there. http://bit.ly/1HvTVxVForeground, DWC. Center left media bed.…
"Do us a favor and keep a log/journal on your progress. Make regular measurements on water chemistry and temperature. I know it is hard to do but we are explorers in this territory of aquaponics. We sorely need to share accurate data and experiences…"
"thanks George. that's where all the ash from my wood stove goes, the garden, and I have a 1/4in hardware cloth "filter" I dump it through already.
I also add a little here and there to the compost bins, and when I start tobacco…"
"Thank you Meir! I was thinking about your "one-way valve". Unless you would have a vacuum in the bottle we both know what goes in has to come out. Something has to make a place in your bottle so your urine is able to go in. The…"
"Greg, yes totes are cheap. You can get as many as you need. I also use it in the garden by dumping aged urine in my rain barrel drip irrigation system for my perennial tire garden. Get yourself a few totes and you'll be set. One person's…"
"You can screen the charcoal through hardware cloth to get the desired size. For example, screen first through 1/2 and then again through 1/4 to remove fines - fines could be used in a soil garden. good luck"
"Meir......... I never used anything like that but what you are saying sort of does not make sense. Lets say your 26 liter is full and lets also assume you waited already four weeks so you are ready to use. Lets say you are using 1 cup per week. One…"
"My pee storage system is a 26 liter tote with a funnel and hose. I should probably put a one-way valve to help with smell every time I use it, but other than that, it's pretty simple. When it gets full I leave it closed and wait a month. Done.…"
"so far I have just been making bio-charcoal and crushing old ( as in back when bricks were handmade on site and came in 3 grades depending on rather they were the inside, outside, or middle of the temporary oven stacks) bricks.
there is no…"
"Anybody else want to add anything? Can anyone recommend a solid replacement float switch I can swap out with my wasted one. I plan on reuseing the pump until it dies, The whole purpose of the forum is for an exhange of ideas and…"
"Glad I could be of help:-) If you have any other questions, lets know!For the dialup ... it is remote, but it shouldn't be that bad.Superfast broadband is only 4 miles away, and ordinary broadband only 1 mile away.There are a total of 14…"
"System update--have been harvesting lettuce and salad greens as fast as we eat them and today harvested 2 quarts of perfect looking strawberries. I would prefer a sweeter strawberry--can anyone provide advise?
Growth demonstrated in comparison of…"
Aquaponics Plus is a start up commercial Aquaponic business. We are looking for location. Would like location to be in Berkerly or Dorchester county in South Carolina.Please join us and if you can help with location let me know.I will post updates…See More