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What is aquaponics?

Aquaponics is the combination of traditional agriculture (plants) and aquaculture (aquatic animals such as fish, crayfish or prawns).

The fish produce waste, which is a food source to the plants. The plants essentially clean the water for the fish in return for their food.


The plants in an aquaponic setups are grown hydroponically, using one of several different methods:

In commercial setups