Loretta Messinger on Aquaponics

Loretta Messinger on Aquaponics Expanding a small homestead into a thriving full meal resource. Loretta lives with her husband and two children in the Dallas/Fort Worth area of north central Texas.  Having been gardening most of her adult life, she became intrigued with the urban homestead movement and is now on a mission to transform…

Digging into Aquaponics: #3 -The Systems

Digging into Aquaponics: #3 -The Systems  By Sylvia Bernstein Welcome back to aquaponics! In my last article we dug into fish.  This time we’ll explore the styles of aquaponic systems. What Types of Aquaponic Systems? Aquaponic system designs have been adapted from the hydroponic world, and will seem familiar to anyone with a hydroponic background. …

Digging into Aquaponics: #2 -The Fish

Digging into Aquaponics: #2 -The Fish By Sylvia Bernstein Intro Welcome back to aquaponics! In my last article we dug into plants.  This time, we’ll explore the fish side of the aquaponics equation. What Types? (top performers) Before choosing your fish you need to ask yourself a couple questions. First, are these fish for food…