Tropical fish for Aquaponics

Vietnam is an amazing country with a very strong aquaculture industry. I spent 10 days in this country from Ho Chi Minh to Hanoi and visited a basa farm, prawn farm and oyster farm. I also found the local market very interesting, most species are displayed alive. It...

Fish farming Vietnam

Basa is one of the most exported fish species in the world. There is a huge market in USA, Europe, Asia and Australia. This fish is very popular because the price is very low and the flesh is white with a very low flavour so it doesn’t present any “Fishy taste”. From...

How to calculate fish biomass

  The fish biomass correspond to the total weight of fish present in a fish tank but why do we calculate the fish biomass? Knowing your Fish tank total biomass is important as this value will be necessary for the management of your Aquaponics setup. In this article we...

Greenhouse Aquaponics Advantages

In Aquaponics the plants have a constant supply of water and nutrients. Therefore, growing food in Aquaponics can produce a huge quantity of vegetables but some environmental factors have a massive impact on the crop production. Indeed plants need water and nutrients...

Flood drain Aquaponics

In this video we will see why and how to build a flood and drain system for your aquaponics system. A common beginner mistake is to build an aquaponics without flood and drain system. If in the first weeks it doesn’t seem to make a difference, building a setup without...