Building the Community Aquaponics Garden

Part of the process was building the three grow beds from IBC's. The plastic tanks were cut to approximately 30cm deep and placed in the top section of their original cages. Shadecloth was wrapped around the outside of the metal cage protects the grow bed from the sun and algal growth.

Community Garden Grow bed construction

Construction of the grow beds

Grow beds in place

The grow beds in place

The finishing touches to the pond

Making the finishing touches on the 1,400L pond. Check out the massive aquaponic parsley on the RHS of the photo.