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Aquaponics: Integration of Hydroponics with Aquaculture

Aquaponics is a bio-integrated system that links recirculating aquaculture with hydroponic vegetable, flower, and/or herb production. Recent advances by researchers and growers alike have turned aquaponics into a working model of sustainable food production. This publication provides an introduction to aquaponics with brief profiles of working units around the country. An extensive list of resources point the reader to print and Web-based educational materials for further technical assistance.

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Date Of Record Release 2010-01-12 16:45:55
Description Aquaponics is a bio-integrated system that links recirculating aquaculture with hydroponic vegetable, flower, and/or herb production. Recent advances by researchers and growers alike have turned aquaponics into a working model of sustainable food production. This publication provides an introduction to aquaponics with brief profiles of working units around the country. An extensive list of resources point the reader to print and Web-based educational materials for further technical assistance.
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Source National Sustainable Agriculture Information Service (ATTRA)
Keyword Aquaponics, Hydroponics, Sustainability, Food production
Selector Bates
Date Of Record Creation 2010-01-12 16:39:02
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Date Last Modified 2010-01-12 16:45:55
Creator Steve Diver
Language English
Date Record Checked: 2010-01-12 00:00:00 (W3C-DTF)

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