This is a followup on my mushroom cultivation class with Peter (Radical Mycology) this past October. So far I took the liquid cultures and expanded them to quart jars and

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It’s mid October and it’s starting to get a bit chilly. Winter is coming! Here are some updates for this month: Zipgrow Towers: I’ve been able to harvest 3 towers

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Restructuring: Added 2 concrete DWC Added 2 IBC fishtanks Moved Media bed in place of the the RSF and FST Replumbed the system Cloning basil instead of starting from seed

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I just completed my 3 day mushroom cultivation class at A place for Sustainable Living, Oakland. Peter McCoy, co-founder of Radical Mycology was quite inspiring. He covered everything from the very

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Materials: (6) 3/4 elbows (3) 3/4 uniseals (3) Food grade 3 gal. buckets 1/2″ pvc pipe 3/4″ pvc pipe 1/2″ elbow 1/2″ end cap 1/2″ hose 1/4″ drip line (3)

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Lettuce seeds used here: Oak Leaf Blend by Botanical Interests. Cool season 45 days to harvest lettuce. I used iHort plugs, rockwool and coco coir this month to seed. August

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I’m not about to abandon Aquaponics for Hydro, but I thought it would be useful to know a thing or two about it with some hands-on experiments. I’ve been going

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2 days after leaving Manila, a power outage in Taguig caused the air pumps to stop working, wiping out almost all the fish in the tank. A few weeks after

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May was a tough month. The greenhouse roof didn’t hold up to the rain and ended up beating our lettuces pretty hard. The water also caused our sump tank to

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It’s been a challenging 5 months since we started building the system and now we are at full capacity. Not only were we able to fill all the slots but

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Observations for March: I’m seeing leggy (long and floppy) seedlings. The solution to try is to start indoors with some grow lights. Tomato leaves are getting alot of Miners. I

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It’s been almost a month of cycling and the water’s ph finally dropped to a 7.2ppm reading.  Nitrates is at 80ppm, Nitrite 0, Ammonia 0. I’m looking into purchasing a reverse

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