Learn how to grow organic, clean food…
…in your backyard with Green Acre’s family farmers!
At Green Acre, we’ve developed the perfect marriage between Deep Water Culture(DWC) and media bed growing for the ultimate in aquaponic versatility for the home gardener. With our guide, learn how to build a family size system and also everything you need to know to manage it.
Grow lettuce and greens, or strawberries and herbs in your DWC rafts and tomatoes and peppers and cukes and radishes in your flood and drain media bed. We've even grown trees in this system!
Our Complete Backyard Aquaponics Guide details everything you need to get growing including:
- aquaponic info and basics
- water chemistry
- fish handling
- seeding and planting info
- how to cycle or start up
- ongoing maintenance
- pest care and prevention
- construction info
- materials list
- materials cut list
- vendor and supplies list so you know where to purchase everything for your aquaponics system
- two different system sizes to choose from
- step by step instructions and pictures for the system build