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iHarvest - hydroponic home garden, which doubles the growth of vegetables (7 photos + video)


To have on your table environmentally friendlyfresh greens and vegetables, not necessarily to work on the plot. The company IGWorks has created a hydroponic vertical garden iHarvest, which will be a worthy decoration of the house, as well as allow you to grow 30 types of greenery, vegetables and fruits. The development is located on an area of ​​0.25 square meters.

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iHarvest will provide its entire yearowner of a variety of fresh vegetables (cucumbers, tomatoes, beans, etc.), leafy greens and fruits, including strawberries and watermelons. As IGWorks representatives say, in iHarvest, the crop ripens 50% faster than outdoors. Water is consumed 20 times less. In addition, it will be possible to abandon herbicides and pesticides.


The manufacturer has provided a special design forgrowing cucumbers with pumpkins. The system is completely automated, it needs 70 watts of electricity. Full-spectrum LED lamps allow users to control the cycles of sunset and sunrise on their own.


Inventors IHarvest posted their developmenton Kickstarter. There have already raised substantially more funds than planned. While the home garden is sold for $ 500. At retail, it will cost $ 850. Included: seeds, 50 cups of soil, a set of nutrients. Sell ​​new product will begin in September this year.


Source: kickstarter.com