Some of us here at DFRobot have been looking for a way to grow a vegetable garden, and automate some other processes in our house along the way. Living in a big city like Shanghai, there is always something to do, or somewhere to be. This makes it difficult to reliably water and maintain your plants at home. So we have slowly begun to create custom parts for our auto watering system, we have found some neat concepts on the Internets which we have chosen to incorporate in our project.
List of basic hardware to setup an AutoEco Sys: