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Saturday, March 13, 2010

A garden and a fish tank, an interesting link

It would be wonderful to have this at home. Two years from now, I will have a version of this here. I swear. i want some fresh garden herbs that are available whenever called for. :) Having some edible fish is also an enticing try.







http://www.re-nest.com/re-nest/imported-farm-in-a-box-ecoefficient-gardening-088466

We learned from our friends at Home Grown Evolution that Home Depot will soon be carrying Farm in a Box from Earth Systems. Farm in the Box is a combined fish tank/planter box with recirculating water system that grows vegetables on top of the box along with fish underneath. Waste from the fish circulates into the planter which provides fertilizer for the plants as well as removing nitrogen and ammonia from the water. The smaller boxes are designed to fit on a balcony, while the larger boxes are suitable to raise edible fish...


http://www.re-nest.com/re-nest/gardening/aquaponics-the-future-of-home-gardening-the-new-york-times-109331

http://www.backyardaquaponics.com/component/content/article/4/44-designs.html