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...

Solar Aquaponics setup

The aim of aquaponics is to produce sustainable and healthy food with nature and not against nature. One of the critical points of aquaponics is that we need a water pump to raise the water from the fish tank to the growbed. This little pump unfortunately consumes...

How many fish for Aquaponics?

A very common question is: ”How many fish should I put in my aquaponics setup?” and this is what we will see in this video. When you design an aquaponics setup you must keep some numbers and ratio in mind. There is a clear limit into the quantity of fish that your...

Transform your aquarium into Aquaponics

Having an aquarium at home is really cool. The aim is to recreate a natural ecosystem inside but it is actually an incomplete ecosystem, the nitrogen cycle in not closed. We feed the fish and the population of bacteria present into the aquarium tank are transforming...

Snails for Aquaponics

If you have been following this channel for a while, you know by now that I always try to favorize and increase the aquaponics ecosystem biodiversity. It simply improve the stability of the whole system and unsure that all populations are balanced. In this video we...

The biggest fish Hazard

Aquaponics can produce wonderful vegetables and fish with minimal efforts. Once you understand the basics and are able to build and manage your aquaponics ecosystem it can seem very simple and easy. We must keep in mind that fish can take several years to grow which...

Sump tank in Aquaponics

Hello Sustainable growers! In this video we will talk about Aquaponics sump tank. An aquaponics setup is composed of minimum 4 parts which are the fish tank, the growbed, the pump and a flushing system such as the bell siphon. Today we will see that we can add another...

How to make money with aquaponics

Aquaponics is a very nice passion and a good way to produce sustainable, tasty and healthy food at home in a very ecofriendly way. The first step is often to experiment with a small backyard aquaponics but many people begin aquaponics with the idea to expend it to a...