Tag: fish and plants

Structural Foam Stock tanks for Aquaponics

Does anyone have any additional information on these foam tanks and their use in an aquaponics setup? Any known issues with leaching of harmful chemicals? Does anyone use these tanks now? http://www.tractorsupply.com/en/store/rubbermaidreg%3B-structural-foam-stock-tanks-300-gal–capacity

Introduction to Aquaponics!

Aquaponics? I have been reading about Aquaponics for a little over 2 years now and I am almost ready to get started.  Below is an excerpt from the Backyard Aquaponics website. “Aquaponics is essentially the combination of Aquaculture and Hydroponics. Both aquaculture and hydroponics have some down sides, hydroponics requires expensive nutrients to feed the plants, [Continue]