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Coronado Brewing Company's Rooftop Garden - eCoronado.com (blog)

Coronado Brewing Company's Rooftop Garden - eCoronado.com (blog) | Aquaculture for Survival | Scoop.it
Coronado Brewing Company's Rooftop GardeneCoronado.com (blog)Hydroponic gardening was written about as far back as 1627. German botanists identified nine elements crucial to successful plant growth in the 1800s, which made the process more practical.
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Freight container gardens take root - Boston Herald

Freight container gardens take root - Boston Herald | Aquaculture for Survival | Scoop.it

Always someone  with a new approach. I hope to follow this and see if it catches on.

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Freight container gardens take rootBoston HeraldFreight Farms retrofits second-hand, 40-by-8-foot steel and aluminum shipping containers and turns them into farms, using hydroponics, a method of growing plants with mineral nutrient solutions in...

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Homegrown tastes - Scottsboro Daily Sentinel

Homegrown tastes - Scottsboro Daily Sentinel | Aquaculture for Survival | Scoop.it
Homegrown tastesScottsboro Daily SentinelHydroponically grown strawberries are one of the many produce items in a green house through the Flat Rock Growing Co. Posted: Friday, August 3, 2012 9:09 am | Updated: 9:12 am, Fri Aug 3, 2012.
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SuperCloset Hydroponics System Attempts World Record for Basil Leaf Size and ... - San Francisco Chronicle (press release)

SuperCloset Hydroponics System Attempts World Record for Basil Leaf Size and ... - San Francisco Chronicle (press release) | Aquaculture for Survival | Scoop.it

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San Francisco Chronicle (press release)SuperCloset Hydroponics System Attempts World Record for Basil Leaf Size and ...San Francisco Chronicle (press release)SuperCloset Hydroponics System Attempts World Record for Basil Leaf Size and Production per...

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Did You Know : Hydroponics Farm - WAAY

Did You Know : Hydroponics Farm - WAAY | Aquaculture for Survival | Scoop.it

This a rather large operation, but there some ideas to be had here.lj

 

Did You Know : Hydroponics FarmWAAYWe're a hydroponics vegetable and tomato grower. We're going vertical, anywhere from 12 to 20 plants on top of each other," said Jimmy Sparks of J. Sparks ...

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Off Grid Water Catchment

Off Grid Water Catchment | Aquaculture for Survival | Scoop.it

If you are in need of large water storage this will be some good information. Check out the site , I think there is a lot more imformation to come.

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Written on May 26, 2012 by onestraw in Energy Descent, Gardening, Green Living, How To's, Small Scale Agriculture, Suburban Permaculture, sustainable agriculture, Transitions. 15w PV ($90), 900 cranking amp deep cycle battery ($70).

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Homegrown hydroponics - Shreveport Times

Homegrown hydroponics - Shreveport Times | Aquaculture for Survival | Scoop.it

LJ This is a great example of what can be done on a small scale basis. Take a look at the size of his vegetables.

 

 

Homegrown hydroponicsShreveport TimesIn 2011, he rigged a hydroponic trough with materials from home improvement retailers. He refined the idea this year and started the plants in March.

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Flowers Online: Fish Farmhouse Ponds With Aquaponics: A ...

No matter where it will take place, Aquaculture posseses an impact on the surroundings locally and globally. To become an ... The Aquaculture faces some environmental challenges that Aquaponics has naturally solved.
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A Hydroponic Farm Grows In This Brooklyn Food Pantry - Co.Exist

A Hydroponic Farm Grows In This Brooklyn Food Pantry - Co.Exist | Aquaculture for Survival | Scoop.it

This just proves hydroponics can be implemented almost anywhere, just time, effort and a little capital.

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Co.ExistA Hydroponic Farm Grows In This Brooklyn Food PantryCo.ExistLed by Mireille Massac (she runs CDSC's food pantry), the agency has built a 250 square-foot indoor hydroponic farm that grows basil, bok choy, collard greens, and multiple...

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Aquaponics: a New Technology to Recycle Water and Feed a Rapidly Growing ... - Albany Times Union

Aquaponics: a New Technology to Recycle Water and Feed a Rapidly Growing ... - Albany Times Union | Aquaculture for Survival | Scoop.it
Aquaponics: a New Technology to Recycle Water and Feed a Rapidly Growing ...Albany Times UnionShe finds innovative solutions such as "aquaponics," which combines "aquaculture" (fish farming) and "hydroponics" (growing crops in water), to be a rare...
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Iowa's first bass farm - Daily Freeman Journal

Iowa's first bass farm - Daily Freeman Journal | Aquaculture for Survival | Scoop.it
Iowa's first bass farmDaily Freeman JournalAfter gutting one of the buildings, the cousins have thrown the switch on their 12-tank aquaculture operation they christened Iowa First.
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Hydroponic process allows Indiana couple to corner farmers market every season - Louisville Courier-Journal

Hydroponic process allows Indiana couple to corner farmers market every season - Louisville Courier-Journal | Aquaculture for Survival | Scoop.it
Hydroponic process allows Indiana couple to corner farmers market every seasonLouisville Courier-JournalJames Jackson works on pruning tomatoes in one of his hydroponic growing greenhouses in Borden.
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Homemade Organic Pest control Recipes

Homemade Organic Pest control Recipes | Aquaculture for Survival | Scoop.it
Make your own organic pest control, natural pesticides for bugs and pests and fungicides that all can easily be made at home.
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Ugly ducklings could grow to $1b aquaculture industry - National Business Review

Ugly ducklings could grow to $1b aquaculture industry - National Business Review | Aquaculture for Survival | Scoop.it

Is this in your future. The Gooey Duck is the largest saltwater burrowing Clam.

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Ugly ducklings could grow to $1b aquaculture industryNational Business ReviewAUT University is working with Aquaculture NZ to meet the $1 billion sector goal by 2025.

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The Optimistic Futurist: An alternative way to get fruits & veggies - Salisbury Post

The Optimistic Futurist: An alternative way to get fruits & veggies - Salisbury Post | Aquaculture for Survival | Scoop.it
The Optimistic Futurist: An alternative way to get fruits & veggiesSalisbury PostWearing my futurist hat, I am pleased to say there is an alternative system. It is called hydroponics, and it is coming along nicely.
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LED Grow Lights Make Big Showing at 2012 San Francisco Indoor Gardening ... - Virtual-Strategy Magazine

LED Grow Lights Make Big Showing at 2012 San Francisco Indoor Gardening ... - Virtual-Strategy Magazine | Aquaculture for Survival | Scoop.it
LED Grow Lights Make Big Showing at 2012 San Francisco Indoor Gardening ...Virtual-Strategy MagazineSan Francisco has become a Mecca for indoor gardeners each July by hosting the largest show for hydroponics equipment in the US.
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Construction Worker Turned Organic Producer

Construction Worker Turned Organic Producer | Aquaculture for Survival | Scoop.it

These are the kinds of  stories I wish I could find everday. As always there are many ways to achieve the same goal. I do not believe only Organically Certified means healthy. If it is grown in a basically natural way and not fed pesticides it is probably healthy. What I like here is the flexibility of human nature, Construction worker turned organic producer. Congratulations LJ

 

He also won't be certified organic for his hydroponic lettuces and herbs, but that's because, he said, the organic community has yet to recognize this growing technique.

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3D Printable Hydroponic Garden

3D Printable Hydroponic Garden | Aquaculture for Survival | Scoop.it

Very interesting concept!!

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Hey everybody. We are designing a 3D printable, hydroponic, rotating garden.

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How to Grow POUNDS of Food in a Tiny Garden - Article :: Networx

How to Grow POUNDS of Food in a Tiny Garden - Article :: Networx | Aquaculture for Survival | Scoop.it

LJ: If you are looking for the ultimate in gardening in a confined space. This is a good article to read

 

hint from article:  "she does advise food-grade buckets because others may have leftover toxins from their contents, or can produce dangerous chemicals as a result of offgassing" 

 

Continual harvest and resowing is a key component of grow biointensive agriculture, and there's no reason you can't replicate it on a small scale at home. She has a few warnings for urban gardeners; one of the most critical is ...

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Create a Garden Sterilization Area

Create a Garden Sterilization Area | Aquaculture for Survival | Scoop.it
I recommend that gardeners use this method for small quantities of soil, such as when recycling potting soils. Small-scale pasteurization can be accomplished in a kitchen oven, but is best accomplished outside because of the ...
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The First “Super Greenhouse” Breaks Ground At SuperCloset Hydroponics ... - DigitalJournal.com (press release)

The First “Super Greenhouse” Breaks Ground At SuperCloset Hydroponics ...DigitalJournal.com (press release)The makers of the world's top selling grow boxes, Supercloset Hydroponics; will soon dominate the outdoor commercial and home greenhouse...
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Governor Walker Signs Aquaculture Bill Into Law | Wisconsin Farm ...

The Wisconsin Aquaculture Association reports that earlier this month, Governor Walker signed the Aquaculture Bill (officially called 2011 Wisconsin Act 207). In addition to having a significant impact on lessening regulations, ...
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Hydroponic Rooftop Farm In Sunset Park Will Provide 5K New Yorkers Veggies - Gothamist

Hydroponic Rooftop Farm In Sunset Park Will Provide 5K New Yorkers Veggies - Gothamist | Aquaculture for Survival | Scoop.it
GothamistHydroponic Rooftop Farm In Sunset Park Will Provide 5K New Yorkers VeggiesGothamistAn old Navy warehouse in Sunset Park will house a 100000 square foot greenhouse utilizing hydroponics to produce over a million pounds of produce annually.
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A new way to grow: how to make a hydroponics system - Iowa State Daily

A new way to grow: how to make a hydroponics system - Iowa State Daily | Aquaculture for Survival | Scoop.it
A new way to grow: how to make a hydroponics systemIowa State DailyHydroponics is the growing of vegetables, fruits or flower crops without the use of soil, instead using a substitute growing medium or just use water.
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Sustainable Aquaculture - Green Chip Stocks

Sustainable Aquaculture - Green Chip Stocks | Aquaculture for Survival | Scoop.it

Here's a new twist

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Sustainable AquacultureGreen Chip StocksFounded in 2007 by Brian O'Hanlon, Open Blue is quickly becoming a game-changer in the world of aquaculture.

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