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A Practical Handbook for Growers source; http://www.ksuaquaculture.org/PDFs/aquaponics_handbook_2021_final_022421.pdf AQUAPONICS Production Manual KENTUCKY STATE UNIVERSIT Y JANELLE HAGER LEIGH ANNE BRIGHT JOSH DUSCI JAMES TIDWELL • • • Janelle Hager Research and Extension Associate Aquaponics Kentucky State University janelle.hager@kysu.edu Leigh Anne Bright Senior Research Associate and Assistant Graduate Coordinator Kentucky State University leighanne.bright@kysu.edu Josh Dusci Graduate Research ..

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iAVs Sandponics Is a symbiotic polyculture – it’s the integration of horticulture and aquaculture. Produces food using the metabolic wastes of fish. Produces more food for less water. Produces clean fresh organic food – anywhere. Produces a wide variety of food crops – in any season. Allows food production without harm to the planet. Infinitely ..

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Operate If you’ve reached this point, please accept our heartiest congratulations. You just became a sandgardener…with skin in the game. If you’re following our lead, your new system has been running for a couple of days. One of the core goals of the iAVs irrigation regime is to remove not less than 25% of the fish ..

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Set Up NOTE:  This is probably the most important section in this course.  Sand is the most cost-effective filtration media anywhere! And therein lies a problem. You see, if you pour water containing organic matter onto sand, the organics will be trapped on the surface where they will eventually build up to the point where the ..

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Build Having selected a design and layout, it’s time to build it. Sand Biofilters The sand biofilter is the core of the iAVs design so let’s get started there. Effective drainage is essential in a sandgarden and here are your options. Let’s now consider how to put various iAVs designs together. Building the Square Metre ..

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 Design Every iAVs is identical to another in terms of its basic component parts and operating method – from a square metre to a million square metres. We’ve provided three system designs – each of them authentic iAVs – with the only difference being their size. It all comes down to your needs, preferences and ..

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Sand No Sand – No Civilisation Sand is a benign substance that resides in the back of our minds. For most of us, it holds no more day-to-day interest than the rocks and roads – and the other physical aspects of our environment. We know that it exists but it hardly warrants a thought. But, ..

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may not be relevant to iAVs and doesn’t have info on amommox Microbial community analysis of biofilters reveals a dominance of either comammox Nitrospira or archaea as ammonia oxidizers in freshwater aquaria  View ORCID ProfileMichelle M. McKnight,  View ORCID ProfileJosh D. Neufeld doi: https://doi.org/10.1101/2021.11.24.468873 This article is a preprint and has not been certified by peer review [what does this mean?]. ..

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Effects of fish biology on ebb and flow aquaponical cultured herbs in northern Germany (Mecklenburg Western Pomerania) Author links open overlay panelU. Knaus, H.W. Palm Show more Add to Mendeley Share Cite https://doi.org/10.1016/j.aquaculture.2016.09.025Get rights and content Abstract Two identical coupled warmwater ebb-and-flood gravel aquaponic systems (unit I, unit II) without additional biofilter were evaluated for the effect of fish species choice onto ..

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