The Aquaponics center at Mesa Community College is now (5/4/2015) fully equipped with NFT (Nutrient Film Technology (foreground)), DWC (Deep Water Culture (center)) and Media Bed (background). Today the fun begins.
I caught a cold... its been raining like crazy and very very windy!I had to get on the roof adding steel braided cable to secure and hold in place all the policarbonate sheets since they were vibrating, bouncing around and almost flying away I…"
"This group is a wonderful group. Al came over and he is going to help me move my system and thus keep it! Thank you, Al. You're a GEM. Robert called, and has some pipe, and I will be calling him later to find out when convenient to get. You…"
"Are you going to be recycling water back to the fish from your wicking bed? If yes, check the effect of sawdust on the fish; usually a problem.
If you are only using water from the fish and NOT returning water to the fish, I expect that things will…"
"Yeah i had heard that as well but i've since learned that the company is back in business under new ownership. My concern is that some of the cheap expanded clay products start to break down, especially in colder climates."
I'll be visiting Tucson in December and wanted to know if there were some Aquaponic systems to see while we are there. We'll be visiting with my brother-in-law who teaches engineering at UW in Seattle and I wanted to show him some Aquaponic setups…See More
"Al, how very kind of you to offer to help, and I appreciate it so much. But honestly, it would require a pallet jack or something, and truth be told, there is a pool in the back, that takes up most of the yard, so that there is little other place…"
did you succeed with your Business Plan for aquaponics?
I would appreciate much to hear about it, because we also have intentions to start here in Bulgaria, but a business plan is not that simple; greetings
Luc van Lier"
"Hi Keith C, Hows it going i am a little late to reply to this but i live on an island to and i use coconut husk in my system it works well once you get roots taking over the growbed they help keep every thing together watch out the tannins from the…"