"@aquaman. I use every possible (plausible) method to heat the system water which in turn keeps the GH at least above freezing on most Winter nights. I also have 4 55g black barrels that sit in direct sunlight and of course absorb a good deal of…"
"My 1st few thoughts:
a- waste water has pathogens
b- you would have to have "treated" "clean" water to use in the system
c- "b" would mean that there is no benefit of using a aquaponics system to "treat"…"
"I am using red wigglers in my beds and been going 1 year with 1200 gallon FT with with 725 cubic foot grow media. I have some build up but you need to have a inch or so of nutrient filled sediment at the bottom of the grow beds. I assume at some…"
Aquaponic growers from the South Carolina low country. Berkeley, Charleston and Dorchester county residents who have a aquaponic garden or who have a interest in or desire to start a system. Lets network and help expand Aquaponics in the Low Country.
I have read that some people don't use a swirl tank or any filter from fish tank to media bed, but use red wigglers in the bed to eat up the solids and add nutrients to the bed.Can anyone help me with the facts and information?Thank youSee More
Im new to this concept, but excited enough that I proposed an idea to our city water board... an idea that I hope will enable us to be a frontrunner in the development of sustainable city resources by incorporating aquaponics with our…See More
"my e mail is firstname.lastname@example.org i live in miami. i am going to washington state this june for vacation for 3 weeks and would?? be available at your site through october really. then return to miami. as i said i need housing, food im ok.…"
"hello.my name is ray, i have been studying aquaponics for 3 years now off you tube...lloll.... i am not lost in its fundamentals .. and workings. i am novice to the chemicals biology but not so much the science of light to energy. I have a great…"
"It was not a random suggestion as the subject matter pertains to water quality. A primary question that arises from the subject of water quality would be is it safe to drink therefore to reiterate, although "one" may not run the risk of…"
"The water may not pose any real risk of E.coli however if you were to drink it you will want to use a separate filtration system to remove other things such as bacteria etc. from the water. I don't know what you are going to do I was…"
"Your right Averan however if you are going to drink your aquaponic water it would be very wise to add a Reverse Osmosis water filtration system to the drinking line you have running out. Because there is living bacteria in the water."