Extend your aquaponics system with pots

Is aquaponics compatible with pots planting? When we grow food in an aquaponics grow bed, the diversity of minerals available to the plants is limited to the elements we present in the system. We generally add minerals and chelated iron on top of the daily fish food,...

freshwater clams and mussels in aquaponics

Keen to add some freshwater mussels in your aquaponics system? Read though this article first 🙂 Keeping the water clear is relatively easy in aquaponics, we generally have the fish tank covered to avoid direct sun exposition. However, some of you are maybe converting...

Aquaponics plants growing directly to seeds

Are you having plants growing to seeds too early? As I spread radish seeds in my aquaponics growbed, I am thinking of the nice radish I will be able to eat. 4 weeks later the plants have grown to full size but they haven’t produced what I expected… Plants are growing...

Aquaponics fish growth update!

Let’s catch a few fish and have a look at the aquaponics fish growth! A good catch! As I put the net into the water, I see the shadows nervously swimming away. I push the net to the end of the tank and lift it to the surface. I can hear the water splashes, the...