The ZipGrow Blog

Our goal is to produce high-quality informative content to highlight the power of local food, small business, and delicious sustainable food can have in our communities and in our world.


25 Crops You Can Grow In ZipGrow Towers

25 Crops You Can Grow In ZipGrow Towers

For years ZipGrowers all over the world have been pushing the limits of what you can grow with vertical plane production techniques. Here's a few examples of the diversity of crops, places, and people that make up the beautiful tapestry of ZipGrowers. ...

Sizing a Pump for Aquaponics or Hydroponics

Sizing a Pump for Aquaponics or Hydroponics

So you're building a system. You've got your towers ordered, your greenhouse ready to set up... all that's left for you to do is to order a pump. Inline vs Submersible Pumps Submersible pumps are cooled by the water, size-labeled by GPH, and increase in cost as...


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