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Monday Musings 10/25/2015: Aquaponics Update at Three Weeks

October 26, 2015 aptprepper 3

This post is by Bernie Carr, apartmentprepper.com Welcome to another Monday Musings, where we share interesting links about all things preparedness, as well as updates on the blog. First the blog updates… What’s going on with the apartment aquaponics project?  You may recall I posted about my latest project in Aquaponics for Small Spaces. I am happy to report the herbs are growing, the betta fish and the snails are alive!  The mints have sprouted several new shoots from the […]

Aquaponics for Small Spaces

October 4, 2015 aptprepper 8

This post is by Bernie Carr, apartmentprepper.com I’ve been fascinated with aquaponics for quite some time now and have been wanting to try it myself.  Now I finally have a small system set up. What is aquaponics? Aquaponics is a planting system wherein plants and fish are grown together in a way that they benefit each other:  the fish waste, consisting of ammonia and nitrates, fertilize the plants, the plants purify the water which is great for the fish. I […]