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What is Aquaponics? Aquaponics is an ecological solution for problems associated with conventional agriculture and commercial fish farming. It is an integrative system that combines both aquaculture and hydroponics to create a more sustainable and efficient way to grow healthy produce. 272 more words


Update on the Aquaponics System

It is true that most aquaponics set ups look a little “Red Neck Engineered”, but this is my first set up. I will get better over time. 445 more words

Kenya Banking Crisis

I have no news about the state of Kenya’s banks. Only a personal crisis last week trying to get a bank account registered. Returning to Kenya makes me realize that this project is going to take the entire 9 weeks I am here (and maybe more) because nothing moves quickly… 185 more words


Aquaponics System @ C & L Farms...

Hello again!

We ordered the fish tank and a couple growbeds from ZoroTools.com last Friday afternoon and the tanks were delivered YESTERDAY!  I was expecting them to take much longer but apparently we have a Grainger warehouse in Atlanta so it was convenient to receive the tanks early for everyone involved….hahaha. 151 more words


My Chinese New Year

I did not know what to expect of my first Spring Festival and China’s biggest holiday. By January 31st, the day of the Chinese New Year, I had already been living and working at a farm on the outskirts of Chengdu for a few days. 855 more words


Springtime at Carbeth Eco

With the recent turn for the better in the weather, we decided it was time to head back out to Carbeth to plant and cycle our gutter system. 555 more words