THE NEVER ENDING STORY

The combination of Vermiponics with Aquaponics test run produced very satisfactory results. It wasn’t without challenge, soon in the trial bucket garden, some problems became evident. Challenge #1 I had jumped the gun on planting prior to setting up the water distribution system. It seemed like other more important things kept getting in the way […]

Tilapia Fry

A DIY ODYSSEY

A do it yourself (DIY) tilapia operation, that phrase called to me like the mythological Sirens called to Odysseus.  Unlike Odysseus however, when I heard the Sirens’ call, I was free to steer my fish operation onto the rocks. My first misstep was impatience.  During March in Northwest Virginia, the water temperature in an unheated, enclosed […]