Added by on 2019-10-08

G’Day Folks. Here’s a look at how I’ve started to grow some veggies using a small Kratky hydroponic system on our deck. This system is a bit of a stop gap measure until we get the aquaponics & soil gardens sorted out after renovation. Hope you enjoy this gander at the Kratky system. Cheers all & Happy Growing. 🐟 🌱🍅 Rob Bernard Kratky Academia page with downloads, https://manoa-hawaii.academia.edu/BernardKratky And YouTube channel, https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCjwBvl5MXuQMziQL2_pQCPA MHPGardener’s Kratky clips, https://www.youtube.com/user/mhpgardener/search?query=kratky Jeb Gardener’s Kratky clips, https://www.youtube.com/channel/UC5zdi4KM3ewwfYMNo_KnU0A/search?query=kratky Subscribe Here► https://goo.gl/vCXkP5 Would be great to see you come along & say “G’Day” when we post a clip. Our Bits Out the Back Aquaponic & Garden store & affiliate link page ► https://bitsouttheback.com/store/ My Amazon Influencer page where you’ll find gear I use around the patch & Aquaponics listed ► https://www.amazon.com/shop/bnbob01 You can help support us through SubscribeStar ► https://www.subscribestar.com/RobBob One off contributions can be made to PayPal ► https://www.paypal.me/RobertGrayAU Thanks to all our YouTube & SubscribeStar supporters for your ongoing support & friendship. A HUGE THANKS needs to go out tho these Super Supporters for supporting our channel, Rick Campbell from PineSeed Computer Repair – Data Recovery https://pineseed.com.au – Computer Repair and Data Recovery Servicing the Toowoomba Area (QLD Australia) Ben from Ben’s Chicken Racing Tambo (QLD Australia) Ben runs Chicken Races raising money for charity, and has an aquaponics farm too! You can check out Ben’s Facebook page here https://goo.gl/A2evmp Tina from BS Ranch https://goo.gl/x0O4SZ A homestead raising, ducks, chickens, goats + more in Oak Harbor, Washington while working on Masters of Plant Health Management with Ohio State University Grad School. Steve McAlister MRWS Instruments – Cigar Box Guitar Emporium Specialising in parts and accessories for handmade instruments. CBG • BASS • GUITAR http://www.mrwsinstruments.com/ Ralph F Barnes Jr Aqua Gardening Brisbane Australia. Shop Online or Learn about […]

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19 Comments

  • Trevor Mawer 1 week ago

    have just started the Kratky method, trying to get my solutions correct. have 32 litre containers how much of part a and b sholud i use? nutrient is Bloom same as your video. P.S love your content keep on

  • jim s 1 week ago

    i use a pool noodle to put the plants in. cut 1" thick and then cut another one to quarter it for a wedge to hold plant in the center of 1st foam plant holder…

  • hillbilly prepper 1 week ago

    Hi Rob,
    I've watched the video a couple of times now, the wife and I have decided that we are going to try this this winter along with our vegepod experiment. I've already bought some more led lights to grow with.
    Best regards,
    Jarrod

  • Eric Sullivan 1 week ago

    How would you recommend some one with no experience start?

  • Paul Glitsch 1 week ago

    Great clip, it seems like you've tried just about everything over the years. Would it be possible to do a "lessons learned" or similar clip on all of the trade-offs and recommendations for different growing systems you've built? For example, what plants might do better in a root pouch vs aquaponics, or how do you decide what to put in a wicking bed? Also, I remember the straw bale gardening, what was the end result of that? Overall great job, thanks again for all your tutorials.

  • Joe Pacholik 1 week ago

    First class Kratky operation going on Rob, with a fantastic place to sit and observe the plants growing. If you would like to try Kratky micro greens, check out Mike VanDuzee. Take care.

  • Patrick Harding 1 week ago

    Keep a tiny fish tank pump in them circulating the fluid and you will never get root problems.

  • Gerry Hernandez 1 week ago

    They sell plants at hardware stores? That’s new lol!

  • My Cool Moral Lay Ha 1 week ago

    What are the nutrients made out of? It's why I find aquaponics so appealing because I know where the ferts come from

  • Mountain Man Philippines 1 week ago

    Good day mate… cheers from Philippines.. I just uploaded my Aquaponics supplys arrived video.. I wish you could view it and if im missing anything…id like your profesional opinion of what I might need to add. Not trying to click bate here…just looking for your opinion. Trying to build a stellar system…Thanks and blessed day.

  • Steve Levario 1 week ago

    Stay away from the company called cyco. They make bad stuff.

  • Wei Xian Lai 1 week ago

    for the hole with sponge, will u get algae on nutrient liquid after some time?

  • Jody Brumby 1 week ago

    I’m doing some Kraty bins this year, doing celery in one cause I cannot keep enough water up to it

  • Sharon Parker 1 week ago

    Thank you for sharing this, I now know why my first season did not do well as I had used full strength solution which I bought from a hydroponic store. I did have trouble with the chilli plants as they grew bigger as they needed to be stalked. I am going to try again.

  • Four Oak Farm 1 week ago

    mhpgardener was great…until he went crazy for Trump and uploaded all kinds of garbage

  • Green Gregs 1 week ago

    Rob, what did you say you are washing out those roots with? Thanks!

  • Neil Calliou 1 week ago

    That's a nice little set up there Rob. It'll work out, till you can get that new aquaponics design built . And fired up! Take care man!

  • Ah Na DeeKnow 1 week ago

    Did you encountered any mosquito problem and what is your solution.

  • Wes Ledford 1 week ago

    What made you go to hydro Pontiac rob?

    Keep up the good work loving it