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Hydroponics – Next step

Well the hydroponic experiment is going well. Took another harvest off the plants this evening for a large salad that fed the family. Last weekend I put together the first test tower system, built from parts I had lying around.

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Hydroponics Update 2

5 weeks since we started and all the salads are growing well. We harvested a few leaves yesterday for lunch, pretty happy so far on the progress.

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Hydroponics – Update 1

Well, finally got the plants into the pots, measured the nutrient as per instructions and followed the advice accumulated from numerous hours of youtube videos, online info and discussions with my local hydroponics supplier… here’s a photo of the ‘real

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Hydroponics Try Out

Growing veg has been something I’ve done on a relatively small and infrequent scale for a ┬áseveral years, the results have been mixed, and not something that I’d call a great success. Some years we’d get a great crop of

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