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WaterUps® Horticulture Projects
Pocket City Farms
WaterUps® installed our first beds at Pocket City Farms in early 2019 as a trial. A few months later a further 11 timber beds were installed along the street frontage to grow leafy greens, fennel, and other small rooting vegetables. This allowed the farm to increase food yields.
Melbourne Food Hub
In November 2019, WaterUps® were installed at the Melbourne Food Hub, in the first commercial trial of our in-ground wicking beds system.
WaterUps® Horticulture News
Drip irrigation is compared to wicking bed sub-irrigation using WaterUps®. We look at water availability, water capture, watering effectiveness, soil nutrition, cost and maintenance requirements.
Hildasid Farm will shortly be stocking the range of WaterUps products as our stockists for the Riverina area.
Its time to bring our wicking ideas inside and look at wicking systems for indoor plants.
Waterups® is proud to announce that we have passed a major milestone of 20 million litres of water saved – that’s the volume of 8 Olympic sized swimming pools!
This post will focus on how to grow a more diverse range of vegetables using seeds rather than seedlings.
This post will focus on the last chance you will get to sow a few Autumn and Winter crops in your wicking beds and what to plant.
This issue will give you heaps of practical advice on growing late summer vegetables.
This month’s issue will give you heaps of practical advice on growing late summer vegetables.
This post is designed to be the first in a series, that will give you heaps of practical advice on how to ensure that your wicking bed performs optimally. We will try to address the different challenges that may be faced by the different climatic zones across Australia over the course of the year.