HYDROPONICS:  2011 & BEYOND shawn odneal - root 66 - shawn@hydroaquaponics.com
shawn odneal - root 66 - shawn@hydroaquaponics.com Hydroponics is a method of growing plants using mineral nutrient soluti...
shawn odneal - root 66 - shawn@hydroaquaponics.com Top Hydroponic Crops <ul><li>Pepper </li></ul><ul><li>Tomato </li></ul>...
shawn odneal - root 66 - shawn@hydroaquaponics.com From Commercial Greenhouses to Home Gardens
shawn odneal - root 66 - shawn@hydroaquaponics.com From Simple to Complex
shawn odneal - root 66 - shawn@hydroaquaponics.com … To Just Plain WEIRD!
shawn odneal - root 66 - shawn@hydroaquaponics.com Watering <ul><li>Watering schedule </li></ul><ul><li>Ph, EC, etc. </li>...
shawn odneal - root 66 - shawn@hydroaquaponics.com Fertilization <ul><li>Stage of Growth </li></ul><ul><li>Synthetic vs. O...
shawn odneal - root 66 - shawn@hydroaquaponics.com Lighting <ul><li>Types of lighting </li></ul><ul><li>Light spectrum </l...
shawn odneal - root 66 - shawn@hydroaquaponics.com LED – The Future? A light-emitting diode is a semiconductor light sourc...
shawn odneal - root 66 - shawn@hydroaquaponics.com LED – The Future?
shawn odneal - root 66 - shawn@hydroaquaponics.com Why Grow Hydroponic? <ul><li>You can save money. </li></ul><ul><li>It’s...
shawn odneal - root 66 - shawn@hydroaquaponics.com AQUAPONICS Aquaponics is a sustainable food production system that comb...
shawn odneal - root 66 - shawn@hydroaquaponics.com AQUAPONICS
HYDROPONICS:  2011 & BEYOND Continue the conversation… Search: Root 66 Aquaponics
HYDROPONICS:  2011 & BEYOND THANK YOU! Shawn Odneal [email_address]
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Are you considering hydroponic or aquaponic indoor growing? Here's a presentation to a Horticulture class at Triton College in Illinois that will answer some questions. Continue the conversation on Facebook - Root 66 Aquaponics.

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Hydroponics & Aquaponics - 2011 & Beyond

  1. 1. HYDROPONICS: 2011 & BEYOND shawn odneal - root 66 - shawn@hydroaquaponics.com
  2. 2. shawn odneal - root 66 - shawn@hydroaquaponics.com Hydroponics is a method of growing plants using mineral nutrient solutions, in water, without soil.
  3. 3. shawn odneal - root 66 - shawn@hydroaquaponics.com Top Hydroponic Crops <ul><li>Pepper </li></ul><ul><li>Tomato </li></ul><ul><li>Cucumber </li></ul><ul><li>Lettuce </li></ul><ul><li>Herbs </li></ul><ul><li>Strawberry </li></ul>
  4. 4. shawn odneal - root 66 - shawn@hydroaquaponics.com From Commercial Greenhouses to Home Gardens
  5. 5. shawn odneal - root 66 - shawn@hydroaquaponics.com From Simple to Complex
  6. 6. shawn odneal - root 66 - shawn@hydroaquaponics.com … To Just Plain WEIRD!
  7. 7. shawn odneal - root 66 - shawn@hydroaquaponics.com Watering <ul><li>Watering schedule </li></ul><ul><li>Ph, EC, etc. </li></ul><ul><li>Medium used </li></ul>
  8. 8. shawn odneal - root 66 - shawn@hydroaquaponics.com Fertilization <ul><li>Stage of Growth </li></ul><ul><li>Synthetic vs. Organic </li></ul><ul><li>Hydroponic vs. Aquaponic </li></ul>
  9. 9. shawn odneal - root 66 - shawn@hydroaquaponics.com Lighting <ul><li>Types of lighting </li></ul><ul><li>Light spectrum </li></ul><ul><li>Light cycle </li></ul>
  10. 10. shawn odneal - root 66 - shawn@hydroaquaponics.com LED – The Future? A light-emitting diode is a semiconductor light source. LEDs are used as indicator lamps in many devices and are increasingly used for other lighting.
  11. 11. shawn odneal - root 66 - shawn@hydroaquaponics.com LED – The Future?
  12. 12. shawn odneal - root 66 - shawn@hydroaquaponics.com Why Grow Hydroponic? <ul><li>You can save money. </li></ul><ul><li>It’s possible to grow year-round. </li></ul><ul><li>Plants are healthier in a controlled environment. </li></ul><ul><li>Homegrown vegetables & herbs taste better. </li></ul><ul><li>And best of all… </li></ul><ul><li>It’s sustainable! </li></ul>
  13. 13. shawn odneal - root 66 - shawn@hydroaquaponics.com AQUAPONICS Aquaponics is a sustainable food production system that combines a traditional aquaculture (raising aquatic animals such as fish, crayfish or prawns in tanks) with hydroponics (cultivating plants in water) in a symbiotic environment.
  14. 14. shawn odneal - root 66 - shawn@hydroaquaponics.com AQUAPONICS
  15. 15. HYDROPONICS: 2011 & BEYOND Continue the conversation… Search: Root 66 Aquaponics
  16. 16. HYDROPONICS: 2011 & BEYOND THANK YOU! Shawn Odneal [email_address]

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