The third edition of the Backyard Aquaponics magazine is packed with aquaponics information. Details about some of the articles are available below along with some sample pages. This edition is available as an electronic magazine for immediate download. The download file is a pdf file approximately 5MB in size.
|Faye’s Turnkey System
||We visit Fayes aquaponic system and hear how Gardening Australias, gardener of the year uses her system to help feed her whole family. She explains her day to day maintenance of the system and the production in comparison to growing in the ground.|
|The Road to Aquaponics
||Discover how Carl came from a background in aquaculture and began trialing his own aquaponics systems. Now a convert to the advantages of aquaponics, in this article he talks about his experiences within the industry.|
|Trial By Media
||Growbed media for an aquaponic system is a very common topic of discussion. There are many different options available, and in this article we examine some of the most commonly used growbed media.|
|Ironing Out The Bugs
||Many of the 4000 species of ladybug, lady beetle, or lady bird are beneficial to our systems, devouring many of our insect pests which seek to destroy our crops..|
||As rainbow trout have been selectively bred for so many years, generally the genetic makeup of modern rainbow trout means that fish have a very rapid and uniform growth rate, reducing the need for continual grading of fish sizes.|
||An indepth article explaining all you need to know about a fishes anatomy. Including the body parts of a fish, internal organs, their fins and outer coverings, how they breathe and how they swim.|
These are just a few of the articles you’ll find in the 5th edition, below are a few sample pages to look at.