eBook The Complete Idiot's Guide to Aquaponic Gardening, 1st Edition

  • Meg Stout
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  • ISBN-10: 1615643346
  • ISBN-13: 9781615643349
  • DDC: 635.048
  • Grade Level Range: 12th Grade +
  • 352 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2013 | Published/Released May 2014
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2013
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Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Title Page.
Dedication.
Copyright Page.
Contents.
Introduction.
1: Creating Your System.
2: What Is Your Vision?.
3: Giving Your Plants the Right Light.
4: Water: Vital to All Forms of Life.
5: Fish Tanks, Grow Beds, and Plumbing.
6: Making Water Move: Pumps and Standpipes.
7: Growing Options.
8: Growing in Gravel: Using Media Beds.
9: Flooding and Draining a Media Bed.
10: Taking Advantage of Vertical Space.
11: Growing in Water.
12: Nutrients and Plants.
13: Making Fertilizer Out of Fish Waste.
14: Which Plants Grow Best?.
15: Starting, Planting, and Propagating Plants.
16: Fish-Safe Pest Control.
17: Growing Abundant Amounts of Healthy Produce.
18: Fish and Other Animals.
19: Adding Fish to Your Aquaponic Garden.
20: Other Useful Animals.
21: Taking Care of Your Fish.
22: Beyond the Basics.
23: Extend Your Growing Season with a Greenhouse.
24: Heating and Cooling Your Garden.
25: Automating Your Garden.
26: When You Can't Use Public Electricity or Water.
27: Maintaining Your Garden.
28: Integrated Aquaponic Systems.
29: Do-lt-Yourself Systems.
Appendixes.
Glossary.
Resources.
Index.
Other Backmatter.
About the Author.