I built a grow bed for use with my 55 gallon tank using 3/4" plywood and a liner. It will be housed in my basement. I have the bell siphon built and am ready to install and test. The problem I am…Continue
Hi Farrel! Yeah, I am sorta doing the same thing as you. New to aquaponics, and planning a basement system to sustain the basics during the winter months... lettuce and tomoatoes. I'll see how it goes with me, but I can envision this turning into something larger, if my basement experiment goes successfully. I might try a backyard project, during the summer months, if I can find a way to grow the fish large enough to harvest within the limitations of the weather :-) The idea is exciting, even if I never see it come to fruitation.
Just curious. How far is Ashton from Rockford? When I was a college student, I frequently drove back and forth to Jacksonville, IL, so for all I know, I could have been driving near an Ashton exit. I'm about 40 miles east of Rockford.
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