Tag Archives: Hydroponic

The Balloon Boat (video)

Build a fun balloon-powered boat for your pond or pool.

“The Plant Washer” by Kennie DeLoatch (Video)

“The plant washer” is a video from Kennie D’s “How to do it Yourself”  series of video’s. These videos are produced in the hopes of promoting and enhancing our understanding of the intimate relationship, between us and the environment. The projects are beneficial to plants and fun to do.  The road between us and our […]

The Submersible Dome (Video) by Kennie DeLoatch

The Submersible Dome is a fun and exciting way to introduce live insects to your aquaponic system without them escaping into your living environment. In this video, using recycled materials I will show you how to make a Live Insect Fish Feeder for your fish tank or aquarium. The Submersible Dome VIDEO

Aphid Infestation Management (Video) by Kennie D.

Plant health is a major concern for any plant lover.  Growing and maintaining a healthy plant is a gardeners number one objective. There are  many pests that will oppose your efforts to reach this objective . But there is one pest that you will find is a unyielding adversary, “The Aphid”.  You can not eradicate […]

Under the Microscope: Aphids & How to Get Rid of Them Organically

An organic way to get rid of aphids

Aquaponic Harvest

Aquaponic Growing Systems Updated

Aquaponic Growing Systems Updated

Vorticella: Under The Microscope

See a Vorticella, a Ciliated Paramecium used as a bio-indicator for levels of water pollution, eat bacteria.

Nematode: Under the microscope

Nematode: Under the microscope video I am still tweeking my digital microscopic photography technology. However here is a video of the Nematode. One teaspoon of good garden soil has about 20 bacteria-eating nematodes, 20 fungal feeders, a few predatory and plant eating nematodes for a total of 40 to 50 nematodes per teaspoon in all. Happy […]

Aquaponic low nitrogen level solutions

Aquaponic low nitrogen level solution. (Add more fish).  As your plants mature they need more nitrogen. My test is to add more fish. Test Formula (More fish) = (more poop) = (more ammonia).  (More ammonia passing through the biofilter) = (increased nitrogen levels).