Maintaining a Thriving Aquaponic Ecosystem: A Guide to Fish Selection and Keeping Your Fish Healthy

Tilapia

The last thing you want to happen once your garden starts to thrive is to have your fish get sick. This has happened to me more than once and everytime it is a utter disappointment because I am the one responsible to keep these…

Tilapia (/tɪˈlɑːpiə/ ti-lah-pee-ə)

Tilapia in Aquaponics

Tilapia (/tɪˈlɑːpiə/ ti-lah-pee-ə) is the common name for over a hundred species of cichlid fish from the tilapiine cichlid tribe. Tilapia inhabit a variety of fresh water habitats including shallow streams, ponds, rivers and lakes. In the Past they have been of major importance…