Aloe Vera in Aquaponics by Murray Hallam of Practical Aquaponics

Sunday, July 8th, 2012 by Craig Mullins

Here’s a video by Murray Hallam. Seen here he’s growing Aloe Vera in Aquaponics. How cool is that.  I’m curious if you can get it to grow in raft culture with heavy aeration? Anyone know before I try it out? Discuss here on the blog or on the Practical Aquaponics Discussion Forum.

March 11th -17th Is National Groundwater Awareness Week

Friday, March 9th, 2012 by Craig Mullins

“Groundwater is important to you!” Thus is the core message of National Groundwater Week. First organized by the National Ground Water Association over a decade ago, National Groundwater Awareness Week is dedicated to educating the public about one of the world’s most important resources – groundwater. Groundwater is comprised of the water that flows underground […]

Why Does The PH Keep Dropping In My Nutrient Solution When Using RO Reverse Osmosis Water With Hydroponics or Aquaponics?

Friday, November 11th, 2011 by Craig Mullins

Hey y’all! We’ve been getting a number of questions about the nutrient solution of hydroponic setups, in particular, the dropping of PH with RO Reverse Osmosis water in new setups as well as old setups, and with a complete water and nutrient change. There are a ton of reasons why the PH can keep dropping […]

General Hydroponics – How To Mix The 3 Part Flora Series Advanced Nutrient System

Friday, November 11th, 2011 by Craig Mullins

I cannot stress enough the importance of having your water tested. A good water test is surprisingly cheap and will tell you exactly what is in your water (message me if you need the name of a good water testing service); from that you can gauge what steps need to be take to ensure your […]