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If you want to be successful with your aquaponics system, you will need to understand how the nitrogen cycle works. I will explain what the nitrogen cycle is, why it's important, how it progresses and how to ensure it works efficiently in your establis...
We use a lot of acronyms in aquaponics and aquaculture, and this can cause a fair bit of confusion for people who are just starting out. To help make things easier for those new to Aquaponics, we've compiled a list of the most frequently used acronyms,...
Aquaponics is the combination of two well-known food production methods, aquaculture and hydroponics, functioning together in a semi-symbiotic manner. The word "aquaponics" is a word blend, or better stated, a portmanteau that attempts to more precisel...
When it comes to tilapia, there are mouthbrooders and substrate spawners. Within the mouthbrooding tilapia, there are several differences in terms of who (male, female or both) takes care of the eggs and fry. Tilapia (meaning the entire tilapiine cichl...


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Big leafy plants, no fruit?

GENERAL AQUAPONICS DISCUSSION 29 Jul 2015
My System is up and running wish fish and beds.  My leafy plants are doing great, but I have no fruit on my tomato and pepper plants.  Lots of flowers! Why am not getting fruit?
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Project Global Garden

WELCOME WAGON 29 Jul 2015
  By way of introduction, my name is mit, my wife Vickie and I started  www.AquaponicsArt.com   a few years ago. I have created a hy-bred system which has proven over 3 years to be easy to operate and very productive. It can be viewed on the web site.   It is the Goal of Proje...
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Sorry for the brief downtime!

NOTICES AND ANNOUNCEMENTS 28 Jul 2015
Our domain registrar had an issue processing our domain name auto-renewal. All is sorted now. Thanks!
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The 375g “Royal Fillet” will be available in store and al...

LOUNGE AREA 26 Jul 2015
Nice prices on a 375gram smoked trout filet http://www.undercurr...-in-selfridges/   cheers
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Rubber coated or lined tanks and containers

GENERAL AQUAPONICS DISCUSSION 23 Jul 2015
Greetings all,   I am new to the world of aquaponics and so still learning and researching all about it.  Supercool stuff!  Sites like this one are a treasure trove of immensely helpful information which I am grateful for (almost overload trying to take it all in).  So for my...
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Trouble posting pictures, try this.

FORUM RULES AND GUIDELINES 20 Jul 2015
  Had trouble posting pictures?       One thing to try if you have not, is when you make a reply, choose "more reply options"   then there will be an option below the text box to "attach files"  with a button marked "choose files"   After uploading it will give...
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Bug identifitcation

GENERAL AQUAPONICS DISCUSSION 19 Jul 2015
i have a couple of guys in my greenhouse that i am unfamiliar with. they are very small, but i have a great little microscope that i hooked up to the computer in order to capture some photos.   does anyone know what these are?   there are a few photos of a "beetle" looking insect and a...
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