Aquaponic Gardening

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Pat James
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Cost/ profit of AP

Started this discussion. Last reply by Jim Fisk Apr 5, 2014. 8 Replies

When considering your "advantage" or "benefit of AP, I know many here look at the vegetables they harvest. Mainly because they are using non-food fish (koi etc).On the other hand,I have a good amount…Continue

Catfish harvest

Started this discussion. Last reply by Pat James Feb 28, 2014. 2 Replies

Got my father-in-law to get to work. I caught 4 of the catfish from my pool and sent them to him to clean and eat. of course, i did call him before -hand and ask if he wanted some fresh fish.got a…Continue

Outdoor Winter Planting

Started this discussion. Last reply by Vlad Jovanovic Feb 2, 2014. 1 Reply

I'm chomping at the bit to get a start on the growing season, but I'm sure we are going to see more extreme cold. I am using DWC beds outdoors. I have some brassicas growing now, albet slowly.Before…Continue

Planting barefoot strawberry plants

Started this discussion. Last reply by David - WI Jan 30, 2014. 1 Reply

I am using 2 inch net pots. The roots straight out of the package almost filled the pot. I could not get roots through the bottom of the pots so I sort of spiraled them around the pot and then added…Continue

 

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aquaponics
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Yes
If so, what type of system? (pick all that apply)
flood and drain media, raft
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1 - 2 yrs
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Catfish, Other
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20,000 gal swimming pool
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Cardiovascular perfusionist by trade (heart-lung machine)

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fresh fish

Posted on February 23, 2014 at 3:59pm 1 Comment

Got my father-in-law to get to work. I caught 4 of the catfish from my pool and sent them to him to clean and eat. of course, i did call him before -hand and ask if he wanted some fresh fish.

Swimming Pool System

Posted on January 18, 2013 at 6:07am 164 Comments

I have finally got around to start to work building my AP system. I bought two 55 gal barrels and eight 275 gal IBC totes a few weeks ago and then the weather got cold and wet- progress stalled. At least we have had a few days

The system I now plan to build is quite a bit different than the one I originally planned. That is due to the help and advice of some of the people here.. Thank you.

I will buy the piping itself at one of the big box stores, but I can save a bundle by…

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At 12:49am on May 17, 2013, Jim Troyer said…

Good luck my friend!

 
 
 

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