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Upcycle Us: Making a self watering planter and recycling

Upcycle Us: Making a self watering planter and recycling

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Galvanized tubs.. if you want some color, rub the outside of the tubs with white vinegar to remove chemical coating then spray paint your favorite colors! Oh.. and add some ball feet! Then add a SIP system in the bottom and you have the best of both worlds.

2 New Self Watering Containers for the Roof | Bucolic Bushwick - A Brooklyn Rooftop Vegetable Garden

Modification to Larry Hall's rainwater gutter system with 4 inch PVC for hydropondics ~ Marthale7

Johanne Daoust's Rooftop and Balcony SIP Garden seminar at Richters Herbs, March 2, 2014. Topics include: Growing food on a roof in downtown Toronto, Ontario Canada, raised beds, containers, soil, Square Foot gardening, sub-irrigation systems SIPs and trellising. 1:14 hour.

1975, Wicking System | Container and Hanging Gardens | Ortho Books | Midwest and Northeast Edition.

1975, Wicking system with gravel. | Container and Hanging Gardens | Ortho Books | Midwest and Northeast Edition.

1975, Rain Gutter Watering System | Container and Hanging Gardens | Ortho Books | Midwest and Northeast Edition.

airlift in bucket2 An airlift pump design that you can use to automatically water your plants. The design in the picture is powered by a small aquarium bubble pump (which could water 3 or 4 of your pipes at the same time) Put the pump on a timer and water every 3 or 4 hours for half an hour or so. Brian White, Victoria, BC. Canada

Kratkys non-circulating hydroponics

Great reference site for using ollas in the garden.

Porous Clay Capsule Irrigation

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30 Gallon Sub-Irrigated Planter Design

2012 Bucket Garden Automatic Watering System Part 1 - (Please view all his videos, as he made this system better & cheaper in Part 2 - FYI: The hose used to feed water to the planters is 1/2" Inside Diameter, look for 1/2" ID on the manufacturer's label. - A 5-gallon bucket equals 2 cubic feet which equals 60 quarts of potting soil. - Deb)

A automatically watered sub-irrigation (SIPs) raised bed designed by Michael Arceneaux, USA. He is using a three pipe system installed at the bottom of the bed along with a mini float valve that controls the watering of the 5 gallon planters. To see his complete set-up follow the link below: www.facebook.com/...

An automated watering sub-irrigated raised bed (SIPs) with mini float valve placed inside a plastic waste basket. Designed by George W. Hendren Sr. in Minnesota. USA.

An automated watering sub-irrigated raised bed (SIPs) with mini float valve placed inside a plastic waste basket. Designed by George W. Hendren Sr. in Minnesota. USA.

An automated watering sub-irrigated raised bed (SIPs) with mini float valve placed inside a plastic waste basket. Designed by George W. Hendren Sr. in Minnesota. USA.

An automated watering sub-irrigated raised bed (SIPs) with mini float valve placed inside a plastic waste basket. Designed by George W. Hendren Sr. in Minnesota. USA.