Aquaponic Gardening: A Step by Step Guide to Growing Fish and Vegetables Together

by Sylvia Bernstein


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  • Garden Writers Association 2012 Silver Achievement Award Winner for
    Outstanding Technical Gardening Book
  • Recommended as a Mother Earth News Book for Wiser Living

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“This isn’t just another book for dummies; this is a comprehensive handbook on how to grow real food, using aquaponic methods so meticulously documented, that failure is not an option.”
Jeff Edwards
Progressive Gardening Trade Association (PGTA)
“I have always wanted to figure out how to do sustainable aquaculture in the context of my home garden. Finally I’ve got the book to help me do it.
Paul Greenberg
Best Selling Author, Four Fish: The Future of the Last Wild Food
“I’ve been involved with hydroponics and aquaculture for 30 years and still learned from reading this very thorough how-to book.”
Henry A. Robitaille, PhD
Former General Manager, The Land Exhibit, Epcot Center
“Sylvia Bernstein has provided the “aquapons of the world” with a clear, impassioned, and elegant “Bible” to spread the good news about aquaponics.”
James J. Godsil, co-founder
Sweet Water Organics
Sweet Water Foundation
“Learning how to garden through the creation of a completely balanced ecosystem is now clearly understandable, even to inexperienced gardeners.”
Michael C. Metallo
President and CEO
National Gardening Association
“The science is so well explained, it is easily understood. I am ready to start. I love this book!”
Jeff Lowefels
Author, Teaming With Microbes

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288 pages, 84 photos and diagrams, 8 page color insert, soft cover

Aquaponic Gardening is the definitive do-it-yourself home manual, focused on giving you all the tools you need to create your own aquaponic system and enjoy healthy, safe, fresh, and delicious food all year round. Starting with an overview of the theory, benefits, and potential of aquaponics, the book goes on to explain:

  • System location considerations and hardware components
  • The living elements fish, plants, bacteria, and worms
  • Putting it all together starting and maintaining a healthy system

This accessible book is also infused with humor and warmth; using quotes, stories and images from actual aquaponic gardeners though-out.

Aquaponics systems are completely organic. They are four to six times more productive and use ninety percent less water than conventional gardens. Other advantages include no weeds, fewer pests, and no watering, fertilizing, bending, digging, or heavy lifting in fact, there really is no downside! Anyone interested in taking the next step towards self-sufficiency will be fascinated by this practical, accessible, and well-illustrated guide.

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Be sure to check out the companion Aquaponic Gardening Online Course
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