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Germany - The Economics of Aquaponic Farming

Germany - The Economics of Aquaponic Farming | Aquaponics in Action | Scoop.it
ECF Aquaponics, a subsidiary of ECF Farmsystems Berlin, is working on sustainable food production #aquaponicfarming https://t.co/Qe1d5fnxM1
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A great looking commercial system in Germany.  These guys have been doing a lot of work over the past few years, and we actually had a visit from one of their team over here in Japan a few years ago.
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USA - Inside the Pfizer Building's Aquaponics Farm

USA - Inside the Pfizer Building's Aquaponics Farm | Aquaponics in Action | Scoop.it
Verticulture Farms has a 450 square foot prototype farm where they grow produce and raise fish.
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Vertical growing in urban environments - another example from the USA.
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USA - A farm deep inside a Brooklyn warehouse may lead the way to large-scale urban agriculture

USA - A farm deep inside a Brooklyn warehouse may lead the way to large-scale urban agriculture | Aquaponics in Action | Scoop.it
Aquaponics once seemed like a hobby, but could be the future for growing food in New York City
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A new startup using aquaponics in Brooklyn... fingers crossed!
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Aquaponic vegetable farm in Texas

Aquaponic vegetable farm in Texas | Aquaponics in Action | Scoop.it

Aquaponic vegetable farm uses fish waste

"If I was to take this tomato plant and grow it outside, it would take ten times as much water," said Glenn Herring, aquaponic farmer at the first such farm in west Texas.

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I like the wide pipes that they are using with each plant in individual containers... it is an interesting way to do this.

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Puerto Rico - Revving up the farming economy with aquaponics

Puerto Rico - Revving up the farming economy with aquaponics | Aquaponics in Action | Scoop.it
Agriculture on the Caribbean island is reviving as Puerto Ricans go back to the land to grow food for local consumption and help tackle a $73bn debt crisis
Japan Aquaponics's insight:
We don't hear much about aquaponics in places like Puerto Rico, and so it is great to see a story like this.  Modern farming that uses sustainable practices has to be a positive step forward, especially in a country like Puerto Rico where they already have such a great track record in sustainably produced energy.
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USA - Raised in Chicago: West Side urban farm reaps aquaponics harvest

USA - Raised in Chicago: West Side urban farm reaps aquaponics harvest | Aquaponics in Action | Scoop.it
For the founder and CEO of Metropolitan Farms, dodging the backsplash from hungry tilapia comes with the territory of aquaponics—an agriculture system where urban farmers raise plants and fish together under the same roof.
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A very nice looking urban farm in Chicago... rooftops are the way forward in urban environments - this wasted space really needs to be put to good use!
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USA - Taking agriculture indoors with aquaponics

USA - Taking agriculture indoors with aquaponics | Aquaponics in Action | Scoop.it
Is aquaponics and farming sans soil the answer to localizing seafood and veggies?
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A nice article outlining some of the issues facing those thinking of starting an urban aquaponics (or aeroponics) farm
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