System Plans from Murray Hallam

by Bob on September 8, 2014

Murray Hallam’s  System plans click here


Permaculture Music

June 8, 2014

Twelve songs each covering each of 12 Permaculture principlesin a dancable, electro-funk, ukulele music. Radio Interview: with Charlie MGee of Formidable Vegetable Sound System Sample Music: Look Around (Permaculture Principle 1: Observe & Interact) Album

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One Barrel System Final Setup

May 1, 2014

Here are the steps to set up the one barrel system, before planting your plants: Prove water flow and no leaks Make sure plugs in barrel are screwed in tight, so no leaks. Set barrel on level surface in a full to partial sunny area, near a power plug. Fill barrel with water to about […]

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School Project

February 20, 2014

One of the High School student I taught Aquaponics to, built a one barrel system and grew plants. Because she did the project during the late fall and winter they grew indoors. No pollination of course but lots of greens! Hi Bob, Suuin had great feedback from her project, everyone is very impressed and she […]

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112 Native and Adaptive Plants for North Texas

January 17, 2014

Image: TA&M Tuesday, January 28, 2014 Texas A&M AgriLfie Research and Extension Center Bldg C 17360 Coit Road, Dallas, TX Texas A&M has training classes that will help you learn some useful survival skills. This class discusses native plants. You can ID which plants and how to plant your own native and perennial plants. This […]

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Nitrogen Cycle Startup

December 2, 2013

Click on chart for larger view of Friendly Aquaponic’s start up chart. Friendly Aquaponics has some very practical info in their recent newsletters. It is about how to start you system, which is called the Start up Cycle or the Nitrogen cycle. The info is revealed over several newsletters Check it out: Start here Part […]

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Aquaponics vs Hydroponics

November 14, 2013

The Aquaponic store authored a useful info graphic: Click on the Graphic to see it full  size Link at The Aquaponic Source:  

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Avoiding GMO

October 18, 2013

The best ways to avoid GMOs and toxic additives are to avoid packaged foods altogether. Raise and preserve your own food Buy organic and local Cook from scratch Avoid processed food Protect your health by avoiding products distributed by these companies Take a look at this article “GMO Supporting Food Companies to Avoid”

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Organic Fast Facts

September 11, 2013

Here is a good article about Organic food growing facts. Fast Facts about Organic Food  

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Testimonials for Aquaponics Class

September 10, 2013

10 September 2013 Beginners Aquaponics Class .——- Bob, I saw the Dallas Morning News article on Aquaponics, and I am wondering if our group–Greater Lewisville Newcomers Club Garden Group–could visit to see a demonstration/explanation of aquaponics on Sept 9 at about 10 am. We have about 40 women members, and an occasional husband. Sincerely, Becky […]

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