Nitrogen cycle applied to aquaponics

https://youtu.be/OkTlwiuVwQk Before building anything in aquaponics, we must understand the basics. Aquaponics relies on living creatures evolving together in an ecosystem. All animals of this ecosystem play a specific role in a cycle called the “Cycle of Life” or the...

Can we use ornamental fish in aquaponics?

When it comes to aquaponics fish species, the possibilities are wide. Some species grow fast, others taste good, but can we use ornamental fish for aquaponics? What are ornamental fish? A fish is classified as ornamental when it displays nice colours. Ornamental fish...

Is urine good for aquaponics?

It may seem surprising but, some people use urine for aquaponics and it is becoming a real topic. After all, urine is natural and could allow to close the loop, integrating human waste in food production. Ok, I can already see some checking heads. Before being carried...

Should you get a mini-aquaponics?

Cute and affordable… They are cute those mini aquaponics systems. I am talking about the miniature systems of less than 100 Litres able to grow food directly in your kitchen. Unfortunately, they don’t work! I know, they are affordable, and you may think it’s the...

Starting aquaponics with a large scale system?

Have you ever seen someone with no experience in architecture building a cathedral? Of course not and if this person try, it has all chances to fail. You see when I receive those requests about people wanting to grow a commercial aquaponics farm, 9 times out of 10,...

The truth about food packaging

https://youtu.be/A8OR774MfKQ We live in a world where food is a business. Also, as consumer, we are scared to consume poison pesticides. Indeed, we are naturally attracted by organic certified products as they seem better for us and the planet. In addition, I made a...

stopping global warming with aquaponics?

https://youtu.be/wHC9yBH3SwQ Water stress measures the competition over water. A country in water stress has a water demand higher than the supply. Unfortunately, a recent report from the Worldwide Resource Institute announces 17 countries in extreme water stress....