We will cover the construction and design of the wicking bed. this easy to build, easy to maintain system produces high quality organic veggies without the hassle of fish tanks, frequent watering weeding of a regular dirt garden.
Includes a handout with parts lists, step by step construction and information about wicking beds.
we will build one or more beds in the class and will discuss how to build different sized wicking beds up to large scale commercial "flow through" designs using aquaponic water.
we will discuss the use of compost tea as an organic fertilizer for the wicking beds.
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