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Building a Solar Powered Pump for an Aquaponics System

Rather than use electrical power to run the components of your aquaponics system, you can build a solar

Building a Mini Aquaponics System

The aquaponics system is a technique to raise fish and plants hydroponically. To build a mini aquaponic

Making an Aquaponics System in Your Backyard Pond

It is not hard to convert your backyard pond into a flourishing aquaponics system. The basics are most

Using Your Fish Tank for Aquaponics

Using one’s fish tank for aquaponics is a practice that is growing in popularity as more people

Aquaponics: Maintaining Safe Nitrate Levels

In aquaponic systems, maintaining safe nitrate levels is essential. Nitrification is defined as the process

How to Lower pH Levels in Aquaponics

Lowering pH levels when they become high is important. pH is a measure of the acidity or alkalinity of

Raising pH Levels in an Aquaponics System Naturally

It is necessary to maintain proper pH levels in both the fish tank and grow beds of your aquaponics cultivation

History of Aquaponics

The first known use of aquaponics was in Sixth Century China. Farmers at that time kept ducks in cages

Aquaponics: What pH Levels to Have

The word pH when separated means the resultant power of hydrogen. Thus, pH level is the concentration

Aquaponics: What Pump Size to Use

The need to know aquaponic pump size is becoming a must these days due to the growing community of people

Hydroponics vs Aquaponics: Which is Better for You?

Hydroponics essentially refers to the process of managing to grow plants without actually making use

Aquaponics: Understanding the Nitrogen Cycle

Setting up an Aquaponics system in the garden is the best way to construct an optimally functioning nitrogen

How to Line a Metal Planter

A metal planter is an attractive plant container that can be used both indoors and outdoors. A metal

Why Tilapia Work Well in Aquaponics

This article discusses why Tilapia work well in aquaponics. Cultivating plants and fish together results

Indoor Aquaponics vs Outdoor Aquaponics

Using an aquaponics system will enable you to cultivate plants and aquatic life without the need for

Using Solar Power for Aquaponics

Solar power is being used in an increasing number of projects around the world. To the environmentally

Indoor Gardening: Containers

Luckily for most of us gardeners, plants will grow in almost any kind of a container. Unlike some humans,

When Potted Plants Need a New Home

At some point, any plant that is growing and maturing will need to move to a new, bigger pot. Even if

How to Install Aluminum Window Wrap

Aluminum window wrap is a self adhesive tape with rubberized asphalt. It is usually vinyl coated and

Container Growing Dutch Iris Bulbs

Planting Dutch iris bulbs in containers is an easy way to create a beautiful mobile flower garden. These

Aquaponics in Cold Climates

While both conventional and hydroponic gardening are significantly limited by the weather in which one

Plant Stand Tier Construction: Start to Finish

There are many ways you can construct plant stand tier levels aside from the one discussed below. However,

5 Great Plants for Aquaponics

Aquaponics is the term that defines synergistic combination of hydroponics and aquaculture. The idea