Episode 20: Water Quality in Aquaponics

Episode 20: Water Quality in Aquaponics

Show Notes Today we’re going to talk about some of the aspects of water quality that you need to know to monitor and manage your system’s health. Water quality refers not only to pH, EC, turbidity, carbonates, etc., but all of those things in combination. Most...
Episode 19: Microbes and Nutrients

Episode 19: Microbes and Nutrients

Show Notes Today we’re going to talk about microbes and the role that they play in your system’s nutrition. My goal is to give the overview that you need to go out and find the detailed information that you need to A lot of people see aquaponic systems as aquaculture...
Episode 18: Phosphorus and the Micronutrients

Episode 18: Phosphorus and the Micronutrients

Episode 18: Phosphorus and the Micronutrients Show Notes Today we’re talking about phosphorus and some plant micronutrients (not Iron, which we covered last episode). I will throw out the caveat that most of the nutrients that we talk about are not deficient in most...
Episode 17: Iron in Aquaponics

Episode 17: Iron in Aquaponics

Episode 17: Iron in Aquaponics Show Notes Today we’re talking about iron in aquaponic systems. If you have questions, check out the YouTube video that I did, which goes over ferrous and ferric iron in more detail. What does iron do? (1:17) Iron is an important...