Hi guys,Long time luker, first time posting. I made a small 50 gallon system out of two large tupperware containers that worked great for about a year. I've sinced moved homes and my system broke in the move. I took this as a sign it was time to…See More
I live in Bradenton. It appears that you have more than enough room for a system. Mine is 4 IBC totes hooked up to a 7x11 grow bed. The first 4 feet are gravel, the rest rafts. I also have 4 of the IBC tote tops as beds.…"
"Super excited, a full week left in January and the pond is thawing!
Still have more warm weather on the way which should take the rest of the ice off, icy dip in the pond, HERE I COME!
It's only been 2 1/2 months or so being…"
"I went to Ebay and found the heater at a current bid of $109. I'm trying to find out the pressure of my pump to be sure I can use it. I really like the DC pump I'm using so I don't want to change it. Pumps all the water I can use up…"
"I thought about using two wort coolers until I finally got a pump with enough head pressure to work with the one. It's been remarkably stable setup since I've gotten it working, so I'll leave it alone.
Just a warning.…"
"Harvesting strawberries from rafts seems like it would be a very tedious task. That's probably why I usually see them growing in pipes where the fruits hang down for easy picking. I guess you could lean the raft up vertically against a wall…"
"That's great info Vlad, thanks for helping beginners like me. I'm making my first batch of humonia, so when that's finished I'll use some of that to speed up the following batches. I have leftover KOH flakes from when…"
"Vlad you bring up a valid point about too much nitrogen. This study indicates that a plant grown in a "traditional method" usually will have access to synthetic nitrogen in high levels and will use the extra resources into creating…"
"Thanks, George. Have always been kinda confused about pH on bio-char, always conflicting comments on line...it's alkaline - it's neutral. Rinsed a small handful the other day and tested it, came out neutral. so I added it to growbed. pH…"