I placed about 1000 worms from a farm near Tampa last spring. it came out to about 40 per gravel bed. I changed out about 5 of my 1/2 barrel to larger beds and I saw very few worms in them (5-6).Should they be multiplying? Many of my beds are full…See More
Hi folks,I'm a beginner in the design stage so I have been watching all sorts of YouTube videos and reading all I can. Sylvia's book seems to be the gold standard so far, but some other seemingly experienced folks are using swirl filters (and other…See More
This group is dedicated to those who are interested and growing in wicking beds. Wicking beds in conjunction with aquaponics can enable us to grow just about every crop that cannot be grown in standard aquaponics. Lets discuss deign, operation and…See More
"Only IF the siphon has trouble starting. You might not even need one much less 2. There are so many scenarios that there are no rules set in stone. I include two 90s just in case as I have no idea what a customer's set up actually is and there…"
I reacently made one for my sons science project.... I used a standard bulk head fitting and a 1/2 inch PVC for the standing pipe. It did not fit into the fitting, so I heated one end of the pipe and inserted a 1/2 inch socket to expand the…"
"So I haven't posted in a while, we were working on an expansion for the aquaponics in January. Then Josh was in a motorcycle accident in February, broke his femur in his left leg and totaled his bike, other than that he's fine. So the…"
"Here is my newly constructed, custom built, 15 x 24' Aquaponics Greenhouse at Rocking Bone Ranch in beautiful Canyon Lake, Texas. Built by Coppertop Construction of New Braunfels,Tx. Come check it out!"