"I am using 12 mil solar pool covering clear diamond bubble with the bubble facing in. It is cheaper than insulating greenhouse film and has 5 yr plus uv rating and boy does it work well, much better than using greenhouse plastic.I'll post link…"
"Menards or Lowes or home depot have the pvc pipes and plastic.
I am currently building a 40' bio dome, frame and covering for about $1000, and that is 1200 sqft of growing space on the ground, I will be doubling that by 2 tiering my grow…"
"Hi I've sen similar for about $79 on sale, looks good but I built a cheaper larger on using pvc pipes and 6 mil plastic for less than 25
I also built a 12 geodesic dome greenhouse for about $75 , and yesterday while outside temps were about 55…"
"I just picked up 50- 3-6" tiplapia for both my ibc tanks which I have 150 gallons in each both should support 3 grow beds each of 4x4 , water temps are mid 60's and the tilapia seem not too active, is that too cold.
Also should I be using…"
"Hello Gina, I am new to all this , but am learning fast.
I went to an urban aquaponics farm recently and noticed all their grow beds and fish tanks were lined with pond liner, were I see you use dura skrim ,why use that? :)
I am looking forward to…"
This is a group for those that want to stay connected with Green Acre Aquaponics. At Green Acre, we are focused on optimizing commercial growing with the newest techniques and technologies for integrated system growing. Recognizing the value of integrating media bed growing into raft (DWC) technology, this hybrid aquaponics design optimizes nutrient density by allowing the additional metabolization of valuable solids typically removed from DWC systems. Why remove the most valuable element in…See More
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