Awesome 750sqft Solar Powered Floating Greenhouse is Pure Genius

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 […]

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 […]

By |August 26th, 2014|Categories: Aquaponics, Blog, DIY, Gardening|Tags: , , |1 Comment

Growing Healthy Food & Feeding The World on a 3 Acre 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 […]

Year Round Gardening in a Greenhouse!

Growing year round in a heated greenhouse.

Video by: https://www.youtube.com/user/growingyourgreens

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 […]

By |July 12th, 2014|Categories: Aquaponics, Blog, DIY, Gardening|Tags: , , |1 Comment

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 […]

By |July 3rd, 2014|Categories: Aquaponics, Blog, Gardening|Tags: , , |1 Comment

Brilliant DIY Vertical Aquaponic System

Several years ago, Dennis McClung and his family started Garden Pool, a blog to document the conversion of their old backyard swimming pool into a food-producing greenhouse.  Garden Pool has since evolved into a non-profit organization that teaches others how to create similar self-sufficient ecosystems in small spaces.  It is there that Dennis […]

By |June 26th, 2014|Categories: Aquaponics, Blog, DIY, Gardening, Urban Farming|Tags: , , |0 Comments

$150 Easy & Affordable DIY Backyard Aquaponics System

$150 Easy & Affordable DIY Backyard Aquaponics System – This is one of the simplest and most economical aquaponics designs you can do. $150 is a great price, and the design is so simple anyone with minimal skills can build one.

Be sure to check out the website: http://www.indoorharvestgardens.com/
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By |June 21st, 2014|Categories: Aquaponics, Sustainable Living, Urban Farming|Tags: , , |1 Comment

Simply Dazzling Indoor Aquaponic System

This beautiful indoor aquaponic system was designed by N.I. Teijin Shoji as a therapeutic, food-growing display.  The cylinder-shaped tank contains ornamental tropical fish and the base acts as a planter that can grow fresh food or flowers.  This system is simple and compact, yet a stunning example of how an aquaponic system can […]

By |June 13th, 2014|Categories: Aquaponics, Blog, Gardening|Tags: , , |1 Comment

Simple DIY Strawberry Tower for Aquaponic or Hydroponic Growing

PVC pipes can be made into a vertical grow system for strawberries that works amazingly well while maximizing space.  This setup is perfect for either aquaponic or hydroponic setups.

 

These towers are constructed from thin PVC pipe with slots cut at 8-inch increments on opposite sides of the pipe.

 

The area above […]