PrefaceIntro1. What is Aquaponics?2. The Raincoast Aquaponics (RCA) System3. Designing Your Own System4. Constructing the RCA System5. Tools of the Trade6. Managing and Cycling the System7. Raising Fish8. Plant Production9. Maintenance and Standard Operating Procedures10. Marketing and Sales11. Business Planning TemplatesGlossary Bibliography
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Adrian Southern is an aquaponic farmer and entrepreneur from the Cowichan Valley on Vancouver Island, BC. After founding and operating an intensive urban farm and managing a local farmers market, he is currently steeped in all things aquaponics. After years of system perfection, he founded Raincoast Aquaponics and raises trout and vegetables for a living.Whelm King is a business manager, project manager, and entrepreneur. He has worked and consulted in a wide variety of fields including the arts, agriculture, publishing, media, and law. His pursues his passions of food sustainability, ethics, and rock climbing in Nanaimo, BC.