Added by on 2018-07-25

Steve Upson, senior soils and crops consultant, constructs a tiered tower garden by repurposing old tires. This video walks through the steps to construct a basic tower garden and offers some examples of customized options as well. Below is a list of materials needed for the project. This video is a supplement to the written article in our Legacy publication: https://www.noble.org/news/publications/legacy/2017/winter/build-your-own-tower-garden/ Materials: • 4 identical, used, full-sized automobile or light truck tires (preferably at least 30 inches in diameter) • 3 joints of top chain-link rail fence tubing (1.375-inch by 10-feet) • 1 welded-wire livestock panel (4-feet by 16-feet with 4-inch mesh) OR • 1 sheet of plastic lattice (0.2-inch-by-4-feet-by-8-feet) • 1 box (40 count) self-tapping sheet metal screws (no. 10 by 1-inch) • 1 box tek screws (no. 12 by 3/4-inch) • 6 machine bolts including nuts (5/16-by-6-inch) • 18 pipe hangers (1-inch) • Weed barrier fabric (4-feet-by-50-feet roll) • Duct (Gorilla) tape • 3 2-cubic-feet bags of potting soil Related Posts“Tower Garden Planting” by Epic GardeningEasy Vertical Hydroponics Tower Garden – Even Beginners Can Grow FoodGarden Tower 2 Caster Kit InstallationTower Garden Initial Setup – Part 2Joe Neumayer Basement Hydroponic Tower GardenDIY Hydroponic Garden Tower

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  • Richard parker 1 month ago

    Send me a email if you'd like a voucher code for $100 off this garden tower 2 online, I got sent a code from a contest I won but will not be using it due to monetary issues, expires February 28th. 2018