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Why Tilapia?

by Website Administrator

They are hardy, fast growing and forgiving if the conditions slip a bit from optimal. Aquaponics is almost a closed ecosystem with the only outside intervention being feeding the fish, planting and harvesting the produce and routine maintenance of the tanks. A completely close system has zero intervention from the outside. As such, temperature, alkalinity, contaminants and population all factor into production rates.

Posted April 04, 2014

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