i wanted to remove plastic from the equation so this is built entirely from fda approved materials. i used food grade silicone tubing in black to reduce algae, food grade silicone sealant to connect tubing to bottom pots, terracotta pots that i sealed with beeswax, gaskets made from cork coasters, net pots made from foodgrade [...]
Hi I made a video to update on my plants and my nutrients. As you can see the strawberry plants have really taken off. I planted two cuttings from a friend’s garden. She told me these variety usually produce strawberries all summer, which should be ideal for indoor growing conditions. The spinach is looking good. [...]
Hello, I created my window farm about a month and a half ago using this design www.windowfarms.dk It is a 3 column t-lift system with a large reservoir, and it works very well. I water 15 mins on and 15 mins off in the day and 3 times during the night…every 2 hours [...]
Hello, my classmates and I made the WF system SAM and we planted radishes. Our questions about it, are why one of the radishes stopped growing? It is very small the container that impedes the roots to grow? Can we transplanted the radish to another larger flower pot? Thank you very much and we look [...]
Hi all, I’m building my windowfarms based on version 3. I have some problem with the airlift. Air don’t go in my pipe and , of course, water neither. It’s like blocked by the air inside the pipe. I read some message in the forum. If I well understand for solve my problem I need [...]
May 1, 2013 in Completed Window Farms, Curriculum Proposals, Education, electronic components, Getting Started, International, Materials and Resources, our mission, Plants, Uncategorized, Water flow, Windowfarms Project News by Marina Mellado Mendieta
Hello everybody, I am a student of industrial design that loves plants and the investigation of hydroponic watering. So i have started to design a new kind of Windowsfarm by myself, following the steps of the ready-made process. I am documenting everything in this webpage. http://veggafarm.wordpress.com Any advice!???? =) Hope you like it!