What do you do when you travel?

What do you do when you travel? Newbie to aquaponics. Been doing a lot of research and I’m ready to get started finally, but my one hesitation is that I travel for work up to 50% of the time which works out to every other week on average. I’m gone for 5-6 days at a time. What can I do to mitigate any problems in my system, if anything? submitted by /u/throwitawayperson to r/aquaponics [link] [comments] top scoring links : multi

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Question regarding fish in China

Question regarding fish in China Hello guys, I live in China and I am going to be building a aquaponics system in my back yard. I have experience operating it when I lived in the US but tilapia isn’t fish that is found here. While there are tons of fish to choose from, I have grown quite fond of Crucian Carp (Carassius carassius). Most restaurants I’ve ate these guys at were around 500gs in weight. I’ve read they can grow to around 3 kilos but it’s not practical. I can’t…

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Air Pump Necessity and Run Time

Air Pump Necessity and Run Time I’m at the point where I’ve just started cycling my system, and I’m starting to do calculations for sizing a solar system to run everything. I’m wondering if running air stones in the fish tank is necessary if I’ve got a bunch of points in the system where the water free falls into another tank. Here’s a flow chart of my system. Near as I can tell I’m introducing Oxygen into the system where the siphons dump out into the sump tank, where the…

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Has anyone else found baby fish in their system?

Has anyone else found baby fish in their system? I have been running my AP system now for 2.5 years. My fish are a misc selection of pond fish available in the UK. Last spring I found 3 little gold fish in my sump tank. No bigger than my thumb nail. They are now big enough to join the others in the main fish tank. Sure enough, spring has sprung, last weekend there was a strong smell of fish sex in the greenhouse and this weekend I spotted more tiny…

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