cycling off air pump on WaterFarm

GregWoodrowMarch 24, 2013

Just set up our first Water Farm and am wondering if I need to leave the air pump running constantly, or can I turn it off at night? The seedling is in rockwool.

Thank you for reporting this comment. Undo

I have not used a waterfarm, but I think it is meant to run continuously. As long as the roots don't dry out, turning it off at night probably wouldn't hurt, but I don't think you would get any advantage from doing so.

    Bookmark   March 26, 2013 at 1:48AM
Sign Up to comment
More Discussions
Questions on passive hydro
Hello guys, I currently own a big sansevieria and want...
New to Hydrophonics
Hello all ,Im new to the Hydro thing. Im going to start...
Need Aeroflo 36 in CA!
Looking for a lightly used aeroflo 36 in CA or willing...
Blooms dropping on Red Robin tomato in my Aerogarden, no new blooms.
I'm new to Hydroponics, I bought an Aerogarden a few...
wertach zone 7-B SC
New to hydroponics
I just found out about the idea of hydroponics after...
Sponsored Products
Concept II Wet Location White 52-Inch Ceiling Fan
$299.95 | Bellacor
Green and Ivory Outdoor Area Rug (6'7 x 9'6)
Raine Leather Sofa - Brighton Polinesia Blue
Joybird Furniture
Uttermost Ornate Scroll Table Lamp
Lamps Plus
Dog Shaped Water Pipe Table Lamp with Water Valve Dimmer
Custom Leathercraft 8 Pocket Tool Belt Apron - 2754-0277
$29.99 | Hayneedle
Natural Light July Jubilee Floor Lamp With Sailcloth Shade
Lamps Plus
Teakwood Tirtha Candle - Large
$32.99 | Dot & Bo
© 2015 Houzz Inc. Houzz® The new way to design your home™