If you’ve ever wondered about incorporating an aquaponics system into your permaculture design, but aren’t sure where to start, then this is the course for you. By working through this course, you will gain a complete understanding of what it takes to set up a system on your property – from the equipment you need, and the conditions to analyze to find the most suitable location, to the water and growing medium in which you will cultivate your yields. The course also explores your options when it comes to fish species with which to stock your system, and suitable planting strategies to utilize. You will gain a comprehensive understanding of the cycling of nutrients that goes on in an aquaponics system, and the key role hat bacteria play in it – as well as practical guidance on raising food for your fish on your site so that you limit the energy input required from external sources. With hints and tips to help your solve some of the more common problems that can occur, this course has everything you need to start and maintain a successful aquaponics system on your permaculture property.