Aquaponic System FAQ | Does it Take a Lot of Work! How long Does The Pump Run? & MORE

Aquaponic System FAQ | Does it Take a Lot of Work | How long Does The Pump Run & MORE
G’Day Folks. I get asked a lot of questions about building & running a small backyard aquaponic system so thought I’d start answering some of the more popular ones in clips.
This time we’re looking at why I use clay media, how long the pump runs & how much time goes into maintaining a small backyard aquaponic system.
Hope this clip may of helped you out some clip & your systems are booming. 🐟 πŸŒ±πŸ…
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