We pleased to make available many videos of the Planet Stewards of Aquaponics. We have filmed and are continuing to film many interviews, presentations and mini in-depth short videos of Aquaponic farms and gardens and some recent trainings. We also have dozens of short testimonial videos of students who have attended these…See More
This group is to explore the nutritional benefits of plants grown in aquaponics system.Areas of Interest of this group are: Nutritious productive plants. Diet sufficiency. Plant nutrition. Medicinal plants that do well in aquaponics. See More
Howdy Y'all,I'm really cheap when it comes to creativity and came across an extremely good deal on 275gal IBC tanks. So good I can't say how much I'll get thumped, and it's a limited supply (I should have about 25 when all is said and done). Instead of making GB out of other material, I'll be chopping the tops and bottoms off many to create them. Each piece is 3'x4' total of 12sqft per half an IBC.Math275gal/7.5gal per cubit ft = 36 2/3cubit ft of water which supports 36 fishesFor the 36…See More
"Viad. We have a new small hobby AP system and it has only been cycled since Feb. we heat our FT with a closed loop that is tied into our house boiler & domestic hot water system (hubby is a plumber) so it is basically free because it is heated…"
"I understand the expanded shale is a great alternative. Unfortunately it's not readily available here in AZ, and shipping is quite costly. Janet, if you can get some easily, do so and count yourself blessed! :)
The IBC will last you many years,…"
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For now you can dose with lime but start looking to source the potassium hydroxide. Lime will build in the system and eventually become saturated causing a "lockout" of other minerals like iron for instance. You…"
I just ran across a reference to this herbivore (omnivore)... and wondered why it has not taken its place as a contender in the consumer/AP market.I did a search and the comments were all from a few years ago. has anybody tried these fish recently? and if so what are the advantages/pitfalls? Not to mention how they taste.See More
"Since my system is outside, I made a monitoring system using an Arduino with a WiFi shield. The system reports back through my home WiFi router to a web server which then stores the data for displaying and sends out automated alerts via email. I am…"