Each system configured for your needs, space, what you want to
Top Drip is considered one of
the most common, and the Hydroponic setup used for this type is also
known as “Bato buckets or Dutch Buckets”. While the system could be
applied to grow plants in-doors, it is more frequently related with
outdoor commercial use. Inside huge greenhouses, the top drip
arrangement is planned with feeder lines and a base reservoir.
Periodically, a pump forces the solution upwards through small
tubing that trickles out from each plant.
Tomatoes shortly after
planting on 6/3/2011
One Month Later
12 Bucket system. This will have 8 buckets (16 plants) of Tomatoes,
and 4 buckets of Cucumbers (Not yet
Same System one month later,
Cucumbers now over 5 ft high.
Dutch Bucket system growing
Tomatoes and Cucumbers at JJC.
Call Dennis at 815 557