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dniezby
Thought I would share a little discovery today on checking your water level.   If you have a wooden paint stir stick you can check your water level. Take a tape measure and measure 10" from the bottom and draw a line across the stick. That 10" line is 20 gallons of water in the US reservoir.   The nice thing about this method is that I know… (Show more)
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pavman
This is my second  growing season, and this time I am going to do the recommended water change as I am around the 80 day mark.   Customer support and the guide says to use half strength for new plantings and full strength for established plantings; however,  in reality my units are continuously having their plantings replaced so there is a… (Show more)
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jogemik
Why is it not recommended to grow plants with fruit (eg tomatoes) when you are using a light system?  We are in Manitoba, Canada and there is no way that our Tower Garden can go outside at this time.....it can get to -45 degrees Celsius with the wind chill here.  Also, we do not get enough sunlight that I could have it by a window.  We would like… (Show more)
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kym
Certified Seedling Providers - list updated October 2016
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mattitude
I left some parsley, oregano, kale and arugula in the tower for more than 8 weeks and had trouble pulling out the root balls.  In a couple cases, the plug stayed in the tower and I had to take the tower apart.   How big do you let the plugs get?     I have seen some pictures of big plants on this forum and I am wondering how the root balls are… (Show more)
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sageann
Good day all. I am starting my hydroponic garden! I don't have much room and would like to dedicate a whole system to just greens.  I was looking at a square frame design with 4 or 5 rows on a stand for this. How large should the holes be for greens, I've noticed different sizes in the kits I've found. Do you recommend getting a kit? or making one… (Show more)
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pmanderschied
This is the first time that I have tried sugar snap peas on my Tower Garden.  I planted them mid november and I have not yet seen any signs of peas. See picture attached.  Also my spinach is producing curling leaves and not doing well. Advice? Pat Manderschied, Juice Plus Distributor
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nima413
Has anyone used the new lighting set?
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mattitude
Has anyone had success using alternatives to Rockwool?  Coco Coir?    If you have, what types?   Have you had success?   Have you had to adjust your irrigation timing or other processes?
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