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VT AREC Aquaponics

VT AREC Aquaponics

Virginia Sea Grant extension partner Virginia Tech's Virginia Seafood and Agriculture Research Center works on aquaponic research on Jun 10, 2019.

Aquaponics is a farming system where plants and fish live together, creating a mutually beneficial environment. The farmed fish's waste supplies nutrients for the plants or crop grown hydroponically, with its roots suspended in the water.

(Photo by Aileen Devlin | Virginia Sea Grant)

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Photo taken on 10 June 2019 (© Virginia Sea Grant / Flickr)

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