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Hydroponics & Aquaponics - 2011 & Beyond
Hydroponics & Aquaponics - 2011 & Beyond
Hydroponics & Aquaponics - 2011 & Beyond
Hydroponics & Aquaponics - 2011 & Beyond
Hydroponics & Aquaponics - 2011 & Beyond
Hydroponics & Aquaponics - 2011 & Beyond
Hydroponics & Aquaponics - 2011 & Beyond
Hydroponics & Aquaponics - 2011 & Beyond
Hydroponics & Aquaponics - 2011 & Beyond
Hydroponics & Aquaponics - 2011 & Beyond
Hydroponics & Aquaponics - 2011 & Beyond
Hydroponics & Aquaponics - 2011 & Beyond
Hydroponics & Aquaponics - 2011 & Beyond
Hydroponics & Aquaponics - 2011 & Beyond
Hydroponics & Aquaponics - 2011 & Beyond
Hydroponics & Aquaponics - 2011 & Beyond
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Hydroponics & Aquaponics - 2011 & Beyond

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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 …

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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  • 1. HYDROPONICS: 2011 & BEYOND shawn odneal - root 66 - shawn@hydroaquaponics.com
  • 2. shawn odneal - root 66 - shawn@hydroaquaponics.com Hydroponics is a method of growing plants using mineral nutrient solutions, in water, without soil.
  • 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. shawn odneal - root 66 - shawn@hydroaquaponics.com From Commercial Greenhouses to Home Gardens
  • 5. shawn odneal - root 66 - shawn@hydroaquaponics.com From Simple to Complex
  • 6. shawn odneal - root 66 - shawn@hydroaquaponics.com … To Just Plain WEIRD!
  • 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. 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. 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. 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. shawn odneal - root 66 - shawn@hydroaquaponics.com LED – The Future?
  • 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. 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. shawn odneal - root 66 - shawn@hydroaquaponics.com AQUAPONICS
  • 15. HYDROPONICS: 2011 & BEYOND Continue the conversation… Search: Root 66 Aquaponics
  • 16. HYDROPONICS: 2011 & BEYOND THANK YOU! Shawn Odneal [email_address]

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