The ZipFarm Operations
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Your Go-To Source for ZipFarm Questions and Answers

The newest, most powerful technology tool for indoor growers.

The Power of One

ZipFarms can be successfully operated by one person.

Less is More

ZipFarms are designed to be simple, scalable, and space efficient.

Innovation

The newest, most powerful tool for indoor growers.

PRODUCT COMPONENTS

We’ve collected together our most helpful resources in each category, to ensure your farm success.

THE LIGHTRACK
The Light Rack provides the framework of the ZipFarm system and is designed to accommodate 3 ZipRacks and a variety of lighting options.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

ZIPRACKS & TOWERS
The ZipRack provides the infrastructure to house the ZipGrow towers. Each ZipRack is mobile and can house up to 30 ZipGrow Towers.

ZIPRACKS & TOWERS RESOURCES

What is a ZipGrow Tower?

Planting a ZipGrow Tower

The Purpose of the ZipGrow Tower Design

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

PLUMBING
The plumbing for the ZipFarm runs in a closed loop system, making it easy to maintain and energy efficient. Scaling is easy because we designed our system to easily connect to additional rows as you expand.

PLUMBING RESOURCES

The ZipFarm Filtration Manifold (How it Works)

Why You Should be Using a Sump Tank

Auto-Dosing for Indoor Growers

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

LIGHTING
The newest technology in LED lighting; high intensity, water cooled LED bars. Using farmer-focused design, this high intensity light bar delivers the industry’s top performance in a rugged aluminum body that holds up on a real farm.

COOlBAR RESOURCES

Introducing the CoolBar

How Efficient are LED Grow Lights

Can Grow Lights Burn my Plants?

Different Types of LED Light Bars

Are LEDs worth the Cost? [CAPEX vs OPEX]

LED Light Bars – the Pros & Cons

Once you have assembled your ZipFarm, you are ready to start growing! We have collected several resources below to help you be successful.

PLANTING

Planting a ZipGrow Tower

Transporting Plug Efficiently in Commercial Hydroponics

Starting Seeds in Plug Trays

ZipGrow Towers: How to Space your Plants

Types of Plugs for Starting Seeds

Starting Seeds in a Propogation Chamber

Getting Started with ZipGrow Towers

ZipGrower’s Recommended Crop List

The Production Estimates Calculator

GROWING & MAINTENANCE

Using Ladybugs as Pest Management

Calculating CO2 When Growing Indoors

Mold or Algae Growing on Top Soil

The Best Hydroponic Nutrients for Your System

Nutrient Dosing for Hydroponic Systems

Testing Hydroponic Nutrients

5 Secrets of Successful Hydroponic Growers

Pest & Disease Management Packet

The ZipGrower’s Nutrient Deficiency Guide

HAVE A QUESTION WE DIDN’T ANSWER?

We want to  help your farm be successful! Contact us with further questions and we will get back to you.