The Myaqua NFT (nutrient film technique) Hydroponics system has been designed for those wishing to start an hydroponics system, but dont have the time or knowledge to build one from scratch. Now available in the new sleek aluminium stand that is easy to assemble.
Water is pumped from the 100 litre water reservoir to the horizontal NFT pipes. Water then flows back into the water reservoir by means of gravity. As the water passes through the pipes, it feeds the bottom roots of the plants in the net pots. So the roots get water and oxygen for fast and healthy plant growth.
The system can sustain 24 plants.. You can grow most plants in an NFT system, including lettuce, tomatoes, leafy plants, as well as fruit such as strawberries.
Nutrients are supplied to mix into the water, so that the plants get proper feeding.. This system could also be used as an aquaponics system, but then you would add the fish to the tank reservoir, an would also need to add a biofilter before the water return into the water reservoir.
The system comprises: