Dutch Bucket Systems
HydroCycle Dutch bucket systems, also known as bato buckets, are Ideal for larger crops and vine crops such as, tomatoes, cucumbers, peppers, eggplant and more.These systems are very versatile and can be used in a commercial greenhouse as well as for hobby and home growing in compact spaces.
The HydroCycle Dutch Bucket System Advantage includes:
- Allows for growth of many different variety types and sizes
- Easy to adjust bucket spacing of plants
- Saves water and nutrients
- Can re-use inert growing media
- Easy to add to more hydroponic buckets to the system
The hydroponic Dutch bucket system is a basically a top feed or drip irrigation system that rely on nutrients being delivered to the surface of the growing media, and can either be set up as drain to waste or recirculating. Each bato bucket has a siphon-designed drainage system and nutrient reservoir. The HydroCycle systems feature dripper stakes that utilize a nutrient feed pump station to feed the plants. Commonly used media for drip bucket systems include perlite, coir or expanded clay pebbles. One advantage of the Dutch growing system is that they allow the grower to adjust spacing of the plants, allowing for a wide variety and range of plants to be grown. The HydroCycle Dutch Bucket row kits allow growers to add additional buckets to an existing bucket growing system.
Find out how a HydroCycle Dutch Bucket System can improve your growing operation. Call and Hydroponics Specialist or Request a Quote