How to grow trouts in aquaponics

https://youtu.be/3ULtyZrOXU4 The variety of species able to be kept in aquaponics is very wide. In this article we will see how to raise trouts and why they are such an interesting species to raise. Trouts have been domesticated and raised in captivity for 150 years...

5 tips to safely handle fish in aquaponics

If you are growing fish in aquaponics you will probably have to handle them at one point or another. Keep in mind that it’s never good for the fish to be caught. It represents a serious source of stress but in this article we will see how to minimize the stress and...

Trick to improve your aquaponics style!

Hello Aquaponics growers! Growing food at home is amazing! We all enjoy harvesting a super fresh, healthy and tasty food from our backyard but what about the aesthetic of your setup? Is your aquaponics system nicely integrated into your backyard? Does your...

A good way to start aquaponics…

If you are interested by aquaponics you may wonder where to start. There are a number of steps to understand before starting anything. You will first need to understand the general principle of aquaponics. As opposed to any other type of agriculture used in our...

Fish flesh colour

If you are growing trouts in aquaponics and you consumed it, you have maybe realized that the flesh color isn’t pink but white. The color of the fish is dependent on the type of food they eat. In the natural environment, trouts and salmons are consuming little...

What position for your aquaponics system?

The position of your aquaponics system is very important. Several factors are to take in consideration in order to offer the most adapted environment to your aquaponics ecosystem. The main factors are the sun and the wind exposition. In aquaponics the crop is growing...

Why Aquaponics?

During the last few weeks I did some research and tried to understand what attracts people towards aquaponics. We all have our own perception and some points are very obvious to us. I think it’s interesting to know what others are seeing in Aquaponics and what their...