Aquaponic Gardening

A Community and Forum For Aquaponic Gardeners



A group for aquapons in India and SE Asia. 

A place to share specific experiences relating to our particular climate, fish and plant species and sources for materials that can be hard to find here.

Location: India
Members: 53
Latest Activity: Jul 27, 2020

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Simple Aquaponics Garden

Started by Ramabhadran. Last reply by Ramabhadran Nov 2, 2014. 2 Replies

 Floating Aquaponics garden having so many varieties of garden plants.My simple aquaponics…Continue

Cheapest indoor Aquaponics garden

Started by Ramabhadran. Last reply by Ramabhadran Oct 23, 2014. 2 Replies

Cheapest Aquaponics garden; my aquarium converted as this. Make use of thermocol as the raft and foliage plants are on the grow bed. Albino cat fishes are growing in the fish tank. The system is…Continue

Tags: Thiruvananthapuram, Aquaponis, park, Pets, Kerala

Gardening and farming -aquaponics

Started by kunal. Last reply by shahryar ahrestani Feb 6, 2014. 1 Reply


Tags: greenwall, Aquaponic

Solar Pumps for Aquaponics

Started by Abhishek Shrivastava. Last reply by Abhishek Shrivastava Nov 18, 2013. 2 Replies

Hello FriendsIf anybody is interested in buying a solar pump for their aquaponics setup i can provide, my brother in law is a manufacturer of solar equipments and wide range of solar pumps are…Continue

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Comment by Mathew Pylichen on August 25, 2012 at 9:29am

Hi Friends.

On success of the first growth bed in my flood & drain system, i extended one more growth bed with expanded clay.  No change in the water, just added more RO purified water(bangalore water is very hard water).  but in the 2nd growth bed, the leaves of the transplanted seedlings looks very faded and burnt. Am i missing a trick here? Ph value is 7. 1st bed is doing well.

Comment by Pawan on August 22, 2012 at 2:05pm

Hi Friends,

Currently I'm working on this project soon I will be launch an online store for ap. One of my friend is dealing in the fiber glass tank and I am working with him to prepare a model   Last week I also installed a test system in delhi and will share the progress with you in future. Please share your suggestion and ideas.

Thank U

Comment by Abhishek Shrivastava on August 22, 2012 at 4:03am

Hello Friends

I had a discussion with Dr. Mukherjee here are his details.

Contact Person:     Dr. Subhrankar Mukherjee      PhD,MBA

Managing Trustee: Sankalpa Trust;      President: ARTS
Director: Sankalpa Research Center-Nadia;       Principal Investigator: TRD Project

Address: P6: Cluster 2, Purbachal, Salt Lake, Calcutta 700097, India.

Mobile: + 91 93392 59812 ; + 91 94330 19821

He is very helpful, i asked him if a conference / seminar on aquaponics can be organized and he is ready for that, please share if we can organize such event.

Comment by Anir Chanda on August 13, 2012 at 10:17pm

Thanks Mathew, for the thumbs up!

we are up to 15 systems ( big and small)  installed since we opened shop in Jan and thx to the "evil pesticide" episode on satyamev jayate my phone is pretty busy with educated and some moneyed clientele.....:-)! must say, am pleasantly surprised. Cant see any millions on any horizons or anything, but what a trip! got some press miles too page 64 .

Am up for anything folks......just let me know when and where,:-)!!

Comment by Mathew Pylichen on August 13, 2012 at 9:54pm

Hi Abhi,

Nice idea and nice thoughts!!  Capital investements could be a huge drain on this venture for importing of stuffs & expecting to find buyers for it. Alternative is to find ways to fabricate them and sell it. Why not start with this bharatponics group. Give it a shot.  Some of us can chip in. Anir Chanda is doing it on commercial level  (that is to say he is selling the aquaponics systems so why not join his venture and expand it to the other states of india???

Comment by Abhishek Shrivastava on August 10, 2012 at 4:00am

Hello Friend, to promote aquaponics in india and provide all kind of support to fellow members i have few thoughts.

1. Setup a online shop / web site so that we can import all the required material and sell it. Importing in bulk will be cost effective. This would include Tanks, Water Testing Kits, Fishes, Fish Food, Plumbing equipments, Books, Aquaponics Kits etc.

2. Setup a association (Aquaponics association of india) a business group, All the people who are into auqaponics / want to learn can be a part of it and can provide trainings, support and anything required.

3. Once the association is formed we can promote aquaponics to farmers as well which could help them grow more (more production more growh).

4. I am an IT pro so can create the site / shop.

Please share your views.

Comment by Anir Chanda on August 9, 2012 at 11:38pm

page 64 has a "little" something about us.

Comment by Punit on March 12, 2012 at 12:49pm


Good to see so many people actively practicing aquaponics in India. Lets promote it as much as we can.



Comment by Sahib Punjabi on January 18, 2012 at 9:59am

Thank you Alexandre for the information re DOW Blueboard,

Yes it would be for Aquaponics...I also would like to know of local manufactures of extruded foam where we could specify the weight as well as request no fire retardant chemicals be added. Rough prices per 4'x8' board (std size sold in USA), would also be helpful.

God bless,

Comment by Alexandre Letellier on January 18, 2012 at 6:31am

Indian cows can pump for aquaponics ! One problem solved :)


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