World’s Largest Indoor Farm Produces 10,000 Heads of Lettuce Per Day

indoor lettuce farm

10,000 head of lettuce produced each day! That’s a lot of salad. Farming is changing, evolving and growing at exponential rates. We’re figuring out how to grow more food in less space while using less resources than ever before. Saving money and increasing total crop yield per square foot of growing space. This method of farming […]

Portable Solar Powered Aquaponics Greenhouse Can Grow Food Year Round


Solar Powered Aquaponics Greenhouse Makes Year Round Growing Possible – Here’s another Off Grid World original design concept.  It’s a modular aquaponics greenhouse made from converted recycled shipping containers. Each of the shipping containers are converted into mini-greenhouses which also makes the whole thing portable.  A large pond (fish tank) is constructed in the ground, […]

Grow 600 Plants in 36sqft Hydroponic Vertical Garden System


Here’s how to grow 600 plants in a 36 square foot area. This is a vertical garden which employs a high density grow system which maximizes the use of space. Taking a 36 square foot ground area and growing vertically accomplishes two major things. It stacks grow space row by row over 6 feet high, […]

Backyard Aquaponics: DIY System to Farm Fish & Veggies

backyard aquaponics system

Aquaponics is the growing of veggies and fish in a closed loop system and is perhaps one of the more efficient farming methods for growing your own food. It’s also scalable and can produce large amounts of food 10-20 times traditional row cropping when combined with vertical high density gardening. The waste from the fish […]

Awesome 750sqft Solar Powered Floating Greenhouse is Pure Genius

Jellyfish Barge Greenhouse

How about a solar powered floating greenhouse? Want one? I do. Dubbed the Jellyfish Barge. It’s a 750sqft octagonal shaped barge which floats atop recycled plastic barrels. Capable of supporting and providing up to two families with healthy organic food. “… Jellyfish Barge is a floating agricultural greenhouse, able to purify salt, brackish or polluted water using […]

DIY Rain Gutter Aquaponic System


  For an extremely efficient and inexpensive gardening idea, check out this awesome DIY system from Morningstar Fishermen that combines aquaponic gardening with vertical gardening, using a few readily-available materials.  This simple setup makes a great DIY project that just about anyone can tackle on any budget.  It can be placed against the side of […]

Growing Healthy Food & Feeding The World on a 3 Acre Solar Powered Farm

Solar Powered Farm

Growing enough healthy food to feed millions of malnourished and poverty stricken people is not as hard as it seems. Will Allen of Growing Power has proven time and again his system of growing is one of the most productive systems in the world.   He’s produced over 1 MILLION pounds of food on his […]

How to Make an Aquaponic Pond System


We have featured several types of aquaponic systems that all have the benefit of growing an abundance of food in a small space, with fish as the source of natural nutrients for the plants.  With most of these systems, the fish are kept in closed, controlled aquariums or similar environments. Charlie from Ecolicious shows another […]

Simple DIY Aquaponic System Made With Barrels


Setting up a decent-sized aquaponic system does not have to be complicated or expensive.  Using a few easily-attainable materials, you can build a barrel system similar to this one built in China.  The builders had to get creative in implementing this design due to lack of materials in the area, but the end result is an […]