Edible Fish

How To Deal With Sick Fish

If you notice any signs of stress or ill health in your fish, use the following information to guide you. Moving fish from one location to another is one of the most stressful events in the life of a fish. You can minimise this with careful handling, but you can never really eliminate the risk…

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Introducing New Fish and Plants into a Pond

Should I do anything special when introducing new fish or plants into my pond? Generally most pond fish are hardy and tolerate moving well When you get your fish home, if in a plastic bag, float the bag on top of the pond for 5 minutes, then open the bag and release. If it is…

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Home Aquaculture – Farming Fish for Food in your Backyard

Edible Fish in your Backyard Pond

Following is some practical advice if you are planning on venturing into the world of home aquaculture, or farming fish for food in your backyard. In this article we provide you with an overview, what to grow, specific requirements for the different varieties of fish and how to prepare them for the plate. Starting Out…

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What Fish to Grow

The most popular varieties for your back yard fish farm would have to be Silver Perch, Trout, Barramundi, Marron and Yabbies. The following information and advice is going to be based on the assumption that you have a 1,000lt tank, that has been set up with a correctly sized pump and filter, be it a…

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Fish for your backyard

Extend the benefits and delights of growing your own backyard fruit and vegetables to include growing our own edible fish.

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