Friday, October 24, 2014

Totem Soup Science - What is Aquaponics?

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=7nIL9hWW3-Q

 

Here's a good video on aquaponics from TEDx Talks. Simply put, aquaponics, is a food production system that combines conventional aquaculture (raising aquatic animals such as snails, fish, crayfish or prawns in aquariums or ponds) with hydroponics (cultivating plants in water) in a symbiotic environment.