Commercial Aquaponics

Ok, so maybe you aren’t quite ready for a commercial aquaponic system but it’s a good to take a virtual tour and see how these commercial systems differ from the DIY backyard aquaponic systems.   Here are some great video tours of commercial growers successfully leveraging aquaponics in profitable organic farms.   AquaRanch Industries Great video of Myles Harston from AquaRanch Industries growing... read more

DIY Aquaponics System Design and Build

The best way to learn aquaponics is to start building your own DIY Aquaponics system. With a little ingenuity you’ll be able to utilize inexpensive stuff around the house to build a very small test system then scale up as you gain experience and confidence. Here are our favorite “do it yourself” aquaponics videos that should give you enough information to start building your own system!   IBC Tote... read more

What is Aquaponics?

Aquaponics is the integration of aquaculture (fish farming) and hydroponics (growing plants in water) in a water-circulating, soil-less system.  The natural bacteria in the ecosystem converts waste from the fish to nutrients which is absorbed by the plants and removed from the water.  This growing method, scalable from small backyard gardens to large commercial systems, requires minimal water usage and no... read more