Now that you are all excited by all the hoopla surrounding aquaponics farms and can almost taste the fresh fish and vegetables your garden will produce you will now need to start designing your system. You will need to decide if you want deep water culture or media filled grow beds both of which have their merits. The task of designing your own aquaponics farm can be one of the most rewarding projects you will ever undertake and the pleasure of modifications and improvements over the years will undoubtedly educate you on the many do’s and do not’s that you will be able to pass on to others.
If you are thinking of setting up your own aquaponics system, one of the first decisions you need to make is the aquaponics design that you are adopting.
Whether you are planning to purchase a ready-made aquaponics system or a DIY guide to build it yourself, it is important that understand the types of aquaponics design available, which design suits you best and whether what you are getting from the manufacturer is what you really want.
Do not make the mistake of not knowing what you are paying for!
The design of aquaponics can be as simple or as complicated as you make it out to be. You can personalize the designs based on your goals and constraints. However, the basics are simple.
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This brand new yet age old method of providing food for ourselves has the potential to end hunger for those families willing to employ it.