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Unpublished Paper
Greenhouse production of high-value crops in an aquaponic system
Leopold Center Completed Grant Reports
  • David Allen Pattillo, Iowa State University
Project ID
XPSP2013-01
Abstract
This project evaluates the long-term practicality of the aquaponic enterprise for economic and environmental sustainability. The investigator is comparing three types of plant-growing materials(rock wool, pea gravel and floating rafts) in a recirculating aquaponic system to grow basil, lettuce and Nile tilapia. Future plans include use of native yellow perch in the system rather than the non-native tilapia.
Principal Investigator(s)
D. Allen Pattillo
Year of Grant Completion
2014
Citation Information
David Allen Pattillo. "Greenhouse production of high-value crops in an aquaponic system" (2014)
Available at: http://works.bepress.com/allen-pattillo/6/