What is Aquaponics?

 Feb, 22 - 2018   no comments   Education

Aquaponics is the combination of hydroponics and aquaculture. Hydroponics is the cultivation of plants on water while Aquaculture is the raising aquatic animals such as fish in tanks. Both aquaculture and hydroponics have some disadvantages. Removal of excess nutrients in aquaculture is done on a daily basis hence leading to wastage of water. On the […]

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Aquaponics Information

 Feb, 15 - 2018   no comments   Education

Aquaculture (growing fish) + Hydroponics  (growing plants) = Aquaponics Aquaponics is a system of fish in tanks, whose waste water is pumped to vegetables in grow beds filled with gravel. The roots take up the nitrates and grow like crazy. The water returns to the tank, filtered clean. The organic vegetables and fish provide a complete […]

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