Aquaponics, Hydroponics, Etc.

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A bell siphon is used in ebb and flow aquaponics and hydroponics systems in order to regulate the flow of water. In an ebb and flow (also known as flood and drain) system water is pumped into the grow bed. At a specific point (usually 2 inches below the surface) the water drains via the bell siphon. When the water reaches the bottom you will hear the classic gurgle indicating the end of the drain phase. The process will then repeat itself over and over again. Th...

Make a Bell Siphon

A bell siphon is used in ebb and flow aquaponics and hydroponics systems in order to regulate the flow of water. In an ebb and flow (also known as flood and drain) system water is pumped into the grow bed. At a specific point (usually 2 inches below the surface) the water drains via the bell siphon. When the water reaches the bottom you will hear the classic gurgle indicating the end of the drain phase. The process will then repeat itself over and over again. Th...

Expanded clay pebbles, or hydroton, are one of the most popular types of growing media. Learn what they are, the benefits and downsides, and how to use them.

Hydroton (Expanded Clay Pebbles) Growing Guide

Expanded clay pebbles, or hydroton, are one of the most popular types of growing media. Learn what they are, the benefits and downsides, and how to use them.

Maybe on a smaller scale to use as a fish pond for aquaponic system. May bury it a foot or so in the ground as well...

Maybe on a smaller scale to use as a fish pond for aquaponic system. May bury it a foot or so in the ground as well...

6 Different Hydroponic Gardening Systems For Growing Food… | http://www.ecosnippets.com/gardening/hydroponic-gardening-systems/

6 Different Hydroponic Gardening Systems For Growing Food… | http://www.ecosnippets.com/gardening/hydroponic-gardening-systems/

This is a gold mine of aquaponics research. It is free and contributed by Al Hodges.

This is a gold mine of aquaponics research. It is free and contributed by Al Hodges.

10 Awesome DIY Aquaponic Builds to Inspire You — desima

10 Awesome DIY Aquaponic Builds to Inspire You

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