Category Archives: tower garden

Guest Bloggers Wanted.

Here is the deal. I love this website. I worked really hard to get it where it is, and I would like to see it go to another level. The problem is, I just don’t have the time to write … Continue reading

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Container gardens- building a garden barrel.

(Scott Haydens “Around The Home”) This video gives great step by step instructions on how to build a garden tower out of a food grade barrel. These garden barrels are a great re-use of what would otherwise be a land … Continue reading

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Here is Jim Martin showing another option for growing vertically when you are space challenged.

Cop On Bicycle You have more space than you think. We just have to find creative ways to use it. Vertical growing is one of the best options for multiplying the size of tiny gardens. Tweet it

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Documentary about Paisajismo Urbano – Vertical Ecosystems. Large urban wall garden design

paisajismourbano If you don’t speak Spanish, get over it and read the subtitles. The work “Nacho” Cabello is doing with vertical gardens is remarkable and should be replicated in every city in the world. Tweet it

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DIYFS Podcast #9 : Beginners Angst

This Podcast is one I thoroughly enjoyed writing and recording. Basically, it came to be like this. Attainable Sustainable , which I subscribe to through facebook (here is theirs), posted a question to their readers asking what was holding them … Continue reading

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Super garden space saver. Hydroponic tower garden.

Food Abundance These are the types of solutions that a lot of Permie purists reject. For this I say, use appropriate technology. If you have limited space, are dealing with toxic soil in the concrete jungle or need a high … Continue reading

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Limited garden space? Go Vertical!

Marty’s Garden Happy Garden For all of you apartment dwellars and folks with postage stamp lawns, you have way more space for food production than you think…grow 3 dimensionally. This video and the site it references has a bunch of … Continue reading

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Vertical Farms in Singapore (Using tech to localize food production)

Journeyman Pictures First off let me say that I really enjoy Journeyman Pictures short documentaries, and you should do whatever you can to support them. The next thing I would like to discuss is why I post this video, and … Continue reading

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Vertical aquaponic greenhouse farm in Wyoming.

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A tower garden tour- complete with a do not do lesson.

Leah “Ditto” Brooks Tweet it

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