Ria’s aquaponics journey
As part of my aquaponics journey, I have been experimenting with setting up my own system. This is my story so far.
I love challenges, so I gave myself a real challenge, by building the system in the forest that is my backyard. So I only get 3-4 hours sunshine which is not ideal for vegetables. Almost all vegetable seeds I find in the shops say…Continue
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Calling for your cold weather aquaponic problems and questions. You can post them in comments or on the Contact page. Watch the video for more details. You can see all the CWA videos on the …Continue
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My system started with couple IBCs and a small fishpond liner last year. I have added some barrels, zip (vertical) towers, and a deep water raft bed over the last few months. I've moved things around once already and now I see to expand my garden in the future I will need to move it again. Goldfish are cheap and easy to find. I have them in the sump and tank.
Last week I bought some other fish from Freshwater Fish Co; a fish farm in Elk Grove, CA. They have a public fish sale…Continue
Added by Alan Barnett on April 18, 2014 at 9:06am — No Comments
Well, It took me a while to get the greenhouse built and the grow beds built. In the beginning of April, I finally finished the plumbing of my system.
It consists of a 300 Gallon fish tank, a 150 Gallon sump tank, a 3X6 and a 3X4 grow bed, a Bio Filter and a Radial Flow filter. I am using Hydroton in my grow beds. I used 1 inch PVC pipe for the…Continue
Seeking anyone with working knowledge of geothermal greenhouses, particularly aquaponic greenhouses. Adjacent 1 acre pond preferred over vertical or horizontal. 2X4 metal frame completed and window starting to close. Appreciate any leads. Thanks.
Added by Lonnie M. Edenfield, Jr. on April 12, 2014 at 9:46pm — No Comments