Happy Sunday . . . from the Perspective of a Puggle.

Good morning!! My name is Gracie.  I am Adam's trusted Puggle. I just wanted to show you around the farm this morning.  Adam's been pretty busy lately with all the chores and his office and trying to be a human.  I thought I'd show you what it looks like from my view. So, follow me … Continue reading Happy Sunday . . . from the Perspective of a Puggle.

Aquaponics Pond Paradise . . . Paths Untrodden

In paths untrodden, In the growth by margins of pond-waters, Escaped from the life that exhibits itself, From all the standards hitherto publish’d—from the pleasures, profits, eruditions, conformities, Which too long I was offering to feed my soul; Clear to me, now, standards not yet publish’d—clear to me that my Soul, That the Soul of … Continue reading Aquaponics Pond Paradise . . . Paths Untrodden

Aquaponics Koi Pond . . . Progress

Had a little time yesterday to work on the second grow bed.  Placed an 8x16 foot liner in the grow bed area that sits a foot above the pond.  After leveling it out and dropping the liner, I transferred my 1" siphone over and plugged it in.  I filled the grow bed with water and … Continue reading Aquaponics Koi Pond . . . Progress

Algae Bloom in the Koi Pond

The electrician came during the week and got my Sequence 9700 pump up and running.  Initially the water began to clear, but because I was running two much smaller pumps, I think I had an algae clog in the end of my grow bed piping because the bed wasn't filling very fast and the pond … Continue reading Algae Bloom in the Koi Pond

Progress on the Aquaponics Koi and Duck Pond

The project that I thought would only take two to three months is now on month eight.  But I have learned a great deal and lost a few pounds in the process.  Here are the pictures of further progress since the liner and stones have been placed.  I am still waiting for additional stone to … Continue reading Progress on the Aquaponics Koi and Duck Pond

Aquaponics . . . Just BIGGER!

I've always wanted a Koi Pond, so after experimenting with my small aquaponics system, I've decided to go big.  I'm going to try to keep a pictoral record of the construction progress of my full sized aquaponics koi pond.  I've been researching this for the last two years and started digging last month . . … Continue reading Aquaponics . . . Just BIGGER!