i am looking into building a wicking bed and i was wondering if anyone with experience on the subject had some advice. maybe experience with stuff that does work, and stuff that doesnt. has anyone…Continue
MY worms are soooo freakin happy, i think.
they are lively, and slowly, but surly eating away at the food i smear out for them. i found these little black globbs all over the bottom part of the tub.
i'm pretty sure that's worm terds, castings…
here is THE PLAN. i'm going to acquire a 55 gallon plastic rain barrel for my fish. i'll get a pump and pump water up to two grow beds that are out to the side, but still above the tank so i can use an auto siphon to drain them out.
i will start out with bait gold fish that i can get for $3.79 a dozen from a bait shop. eventually once the system is stable i would…
i don't remember the first time i saw aquaponics explained online. perhaps it was a video, or an article. one thing i do know, is that it has inspired me. i am currently a student at my local community college, with big dreams of having a PhD in chemistry or agriculture perhaps. even in high school i wanted to be a chemist because i wanted to pioneer the many uses of industrial hemp. now that i've been out of school and worked for a few years my dreams of saving the world have evolved into a…Continue