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  1. Farming, Gardening & Homesteading
    Does anyone here grow hydro's? I'm trying to get some information on it... This is a conversation I'm having elsewhere (names removed) # Ma - Hydroponics do not grow in soil. They never touch it at all. Botulism is in soil and absorbed by the plants. If hydroponics aren't in the soil can they...
  2. Disaster Preparedness General Discussion
    ok im not sure where to post this but today i was cleaning the spare room and relized it was quite warm and there was a bit of light in there now that got me thinking that if you invested in a couple of these system pre shtf then learnt to run them if you ever needed it you could run your...
  3. Disaster Preparedness General Discussion
    Living in the northern climate zone we have a limited growing season, so I am wondering if we shouldn't be looking into extending the season by growing hydroponically or aeroponically in a greenhouse, supposedly you get greater yields because your plant denisty can be increased dramatically...
  4. Farming, Gardening & Homesteading
    I have been getting into gardening but live in area where I cant do it outside (rental). So I decided to teach myself about it as an indoor hobby. I even built a bubble bucket, wich turned into a very nice live well when I decided it was too much. This year I am planning on starting a new plot...
  5. Farming, Gardening & Homesteading
    Ok so I am going to try my hand at Aquaponics. I'm trying to do this as a self renewable system. So I can save the seeds from the grown plants and re-use them. I can also have a seperate tank for breeding more fish. So now I have to figure out a few other things 1. Food for the fish. how do I...
  6. Farming, Gardening & Homesteading
    I have been planning my winter garden for several months now. I thought I would share the info and resources I have come across so far. Here is a list of books that I have found useful: Solar Gardening: Growing Vegetables Year-Round the American Intensive Way This book has some good info but...
  7. Farming, Gardening & Homesteading
    Does anyone have any experience with indoor gardening? I am growing my first garden this year and am really enjoying it. I wish I could have made it larger, but because of the dogs, yard size, heavy shade, etc I was limited on space. I am going to add a few more tomatoes in 5gal buckets...
  8. Disaster Preparedness General Discussion
    I have been looking at the areo garden units for basic growing of cherry tamatos and salad growing in the shelter as a way of haveing some fresh foods here and there in the winter time .... So i was wondering what do you think of them as a small indoor garden set up for basic use in the kitchen...
  9. Farming, Gardening & Homesteading
    Something that I've had floating around the back of my head for a while now... We have lots of woods around my house here in Maine. Lots of wildlife (Deer, moose, bear, fox, coyote, quail, pheasant, partridge, racoon, rabbit, porcupine, squirrel, turkey, owls, hawks, song birds, etc.... even...
  10. Farming, Gardening & Homesteading
    Another post in another section got me looking into hydroponics. I have limited resources when it comes to electricity and am not willing to put any more of a load onto my system. Is there a useful, meaning something that actually produces enough food to keep you going, hydroponics set up that...
  11. Farming, Gardening & Homesteading
    Went to the 2 major bookstores today to get a beginner's quide or Hydroponics for dummies style book. Nothing. Nada. This is ridiculous. Guess I'll order online. I was in Panama looking for land to buy back in October and met a very nice Panamanian that was a graduate of Texas A&M and had a...
  12. Farming, Gardening & Homesteading
    This thread is an offshoot of one started in the General Discussion section a couple of weeks ago by Mirage2521 regarding fish as a survival resource. The subject of aquaculture came up and Bowman suggested that some of our other members might be interested in contributing if someone started a...
  13. Farming, Gardening & Homesteading
    In a long term teotwawki or maybe even just the shtf, all our long term high callorie food is all well and good, however to keep ourselves in good health for an extended period of time fresh fruit/vegetables are an important part of our died. Consider a scenario: you have adiquate time to set...
  14. Farming, Gardening & Homesteading
    DIY Hydroponics A project that I'm considering. If I'm not mistaken, the illicit activities of drug dealing douche bags has made it impossible to purchase hydroponics equipment without drawing the attention of authorities... while this isn't a concern for me as I don't break the law, it is...
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