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Hydroponic Tower Design (DWC)

Hydroponic Tower Design (DWC)

DWC stands for Deep Water Culture. Its a method of hydroponic growing where you have plant roots growing straight into a reservoir of nutrient water, and air is pumped right into that water in order to provide oxygen for your plant roots.  Somebody else was nice enough to put together this whole DIY set of instructions for a very typical setup for this kind of system:  http://www.instructables.com/id/My-Indoor-DWC-Hydroponics-System/step2/The-Deep-Water-Culture-Design-Materials-and-Method/ Classic bucket design. It does a job, but it has limitations. I'm not even going to get into all of the details of managing a system like this with nutrient levels and ph....

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Thanks to our supporters in Indiegogo!

We want to thank everyone that contributed to our campaign to get us up and running! It was an amazing show of support and we couldn't have done it without you. If you didn't get to see it, we have the link here: https://www.indiegogo.com/projects/amphora-a-soilless-never-water-planter/x/12533114#/

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