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Max Gfx replied to Max Gfx's discussion Another DIY Vertical Planter Tower
"Try this linkV-Tower .:. DIY ZipGrow Tower Alternative: Something about this web site is screwy. I uploaded photos for these towers a to a photo album her, yet there are still 13 missing photos. Oh well, try this link and…"
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Trunksword posted a discussion

55 gallon food grade barrels

Anyone have any sources that sells/gives away the 55 gallon food grade barrels in the Kansas City area? I'm looking for 2-4 to build an aquaponics system with. I'm going to try and contact the local food manufacturing plants and such and I'll update if I find any myself.See More
Daniel Krüger replied to Max Gfx's discussion Another DIY Vertical Planter Tower
"Perfect, thanks for the info! I'd be very interested in the videos, unfortunately I can't find them, mind linking?"
Nov 16
Trunksword replied to Dylan Schweitzer's discussion Aquaponic Planning
"I personally can't find it either. However many open source plans exist. I suggest looking into the "IBC of Aquaponics". It offers some ideas or plans for using the 55 gallon food grade barrels to create systems. They have a free…"
Nov 15
Tolderius Destalinian replied to Tolderius Destalinian's discussion Handy Dandy Documents
"I've thought about doing that myself, but after leveling a 15x25 area, alone, with hand tools, I was pretty wore out and figured myself too lazy to dig the fish pits lol. The other thing to consider is ease-of-access to the plumbing for your…"
Nov 14
Vero Ramirez commented on Jason Fields's group Aquaponics
"Hello everyone! I apollogize in advance for my english skills but it is not my native language. I am starting an aquaponics project and I'm thinking to start with an IBC system, do you think it is a good size to start? The idea is to make it as…"
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Acuaponia (Spanish Groupo Aquaponics)

We love aquaponics. Everyone is welcome. :)See More
Nov 14
Max Gfx replied to Max Gfx's discussion Another DIY Vertical Planter Tower
"With hydroponics, you only run your pump part time (usually 15 minutes every hour). By the way, that guide is a little dated, I have videos on YouTube that show a lot more."
Nov 13
Daniel Krüger replied to Max Gfx's discussion Another DIY Vertical Planter Tower
"Hi, great guide, thank you!I'm very new to this so sorry if this is a stupid question, but when using hydroponics, would you have to constantly have the pump working? Or would it suffice to turn on the pump let's say every 2 hours for 20…"
Nov 13


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