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An aquaponics system is considered functional and established once system cycling  is done, the nitrifying bacteria is established, and there are no signs of fish stress and plants' nutrient deficiencies. One crucial factor that has a vital role in aquaponics system cycling is nitrate.
Dissolved oxygen (DO) is one of the essential parameters for growing fish and plants and is critical to the bacteria that convert fish waste into nutrients for the plants.

Getting the right grow bed for your media based is critical to your system’s success, as it is one of the main components of a media based aquaponics system. It is the foundation of your media based system and the place where plants are grown and nurtured. This article will discuss the necessary factors you need to consider in order to choose the right grow bed for your media based aquaponics system. 

Many aquaponics beginners are often confused by the need for filtration in their aquaponics system. Do I need to add a biofilter? It is one of the frequently asked questions in aquaponics. To answer the question, we wrote this article to discuss biofilter, what it is, and do you need to have one in your aquaponics system.

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