Tag Archives: Sustainability

Aquaponics update 13th April 2013

Today is a milestone in my Aquaponic’s setup. The slab has just been poured. Yippee! Now I can start to put the system together. Stay tuned. See also; Aquaponics update 28th March 2013, Aquaponics Kit – (The Eagle has Landed), … Continue reading

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Aquaponics update 28th March 2013

The basic structure for my greenhouse is now complete though it still requires a concrete floor, windows (thinking of twin walled polycarbonate plastic), electrics and the plumbing of a 4000 liter water tank. Then I can start setting up the … Continue reading

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Aquaponics Kit – (The Eagle Has Landed)

Well after much planning and deliberation my Aquaponics kit has finally arrived from Queensland. Below is a series of photographs showing the size and weight of the beast. I am so excited to see it all starting to take shape, … Continue reading

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Aquaponics update 28/12/2012

My plans for an Aquaponics system in my back yard are now well and truly underway. Just before Christmas I received a building permit to erect a 6 meter by 7 meter carport which I will turn into a greenhouse. … Continue reading

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Aquaponics – an aid to sustainable living

Eating a mainly “whole-food, plant based” diet is not only good for your health but also good for the planet as it takes far less resources (water, food, land and energy) to produce edible plants as it does to produce … Continue reading

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