Category: Growbeds

Aquaponics System @ C&L Farms

I’m sorry for the long delay in getting a new post up about the progress of the Aquaponics system @ C&L Farms.  We have been busy planting and pulling weeds which has taken up most of our time.  🙂 The Aquaponics system has made some major progress since I last wrote about it.  The growbeds [Continue]

Aquaponics System @ C & L Farms…

Hello again! We ordered the fish tank and a couple growbeds from ZoroTools.com last Friday afternoon and the tanks were delivered YESTERDAY!  I was expecting them to take much longer but apparently we have a Grainger warehouse in Atlanta so it was convenient to receive the tanks early for everyone involved….hahaha. Now the fun begins.  [Continue]

Aquaponics @ C&L Farms – Update 2

Hello Everyone!  Here’s a quick post on the Aquaponics system progress. We spent a couple hours digging the sump tank in the greenhouse.  This is backbreaking work but we wanted to have the sump tank below grade to utilize as much of the greenhouse space as we can.  The liner will be ordered soon as [Continue]

Aquaponics @ C & L Farms

Hello Readers! This is the first post in a new series called “Aquaponics @ C & L Farms”.  Over the next few months, we will be blogging our trials and tribulations on our first Aquaponics system.  Please keep in mind that this is not a commercial Aquaponics system by any stretch.  This is simply a [Continue]

Greenhouse Progress

Everything is ticking along for the Spring plantings. We are still finishing up the storage building and greenhouse but this bitter cold in Georgia has slowed the progress down a lot. Hope for better weather this weekend so we can finish up the siding and to get started on the framing for the greenhouse. We [Continue]

Rain Rain Go Away

Not much happening with the new building and greenhouse this weekend. It’s raining! Hopefully it will clear up enough today so I can finish laying out the corner blocks and start building the floor. Looking forward to getting this build finished so I can buy the fish tanks and build the growbeds. I’ll keep ya’ll [Continue]

Grading of Aquaponics Greenhouse Completed

We have the grading done for the new Aquaponics greenhouse and Fish Tank building.  This Saturday we will be installing the footings for the buildings.  I’ll be sure to take some photos of the process and post them up here and on my Facebook page.  For now, here are some photos of the new site [Continue]

Building Permit Approved – Grading site this weekend!

Quick update and question. I have my building permit now for the FT (fish tank) building and greenhouse!  whoohoo.  Now I need some grading done and some crusher run spread for the building base.  Getting some quotes this afternoon so hopefully that will be done by this weekend. Should I go with #4 River Rock [Continue]