If you want to start a small garden with a minimal carbon footprint, aquaponics gardening is an excellent method to use. Aquaponics uses less water, less space, and generates less waste, but produces more yields than other gardening methods. With aquaponics, not only do your crops grow faster, but they also have more flavor and …
Aquaponics Water Quality
Often when people hear about aquaponics and its benefits, they get excited at the thought of growing their own organic food. Aquaponics systems are very simple to establish and operate, but if you are not familiar with aquaponics, it may be challenging.
Although there is so much free information available online for aquaponics beginners, the problem is it’s so easy to get lost in all the information.
Fish raised in aquaponics systems require good quality water to grow healthy. This means that water parameters such as dissolved oxygen, carbon dioxide, ammonia, nitrite, nitrate and pH must be within the ideal acceptable parameters. In this article, we will discuss the ideal water parameters in aquaponics and how to measure and fix water quality issues in your aquaponic system.