Our chickens in their DIY chicken tunnel. We live in a residential area, so to keep the chickens protected from hawks, dogs and other predators (and to keep them out of our neighbor's yard) we hook up their portable play-pen to the run and let them range.
There are many alternatives to fish for aqauponics, but many are still at the experimental stage. What other alternatives would you love to try out? Are their any I missed? Here's an example of Quakuponics by reddit user aquaponics_in_paradi Going through his post, it seem one of the main issue for ducks is the amount of sludge they produce and how to filter this for the plants. Not mention the stronger pump that you would need. Here's an example of shrimp being added to an aqu...
Having a small backyard shouldn't stop you from growing any kind of produce that you want! There are plenty of solutions for backyard gardening and a trellis and raised garden box combination is a great example. Cucumber, snap peas, green beans, tomatoes… ah, just think about that fresh organic food you can grow in a small area! Another huge advantage of this system is that it makes harvesting a breeze.
'One of my friends just shared this photo on my private page.. A chicken tunnel..!! I love the idea..! Your thoughts...? - Yvette (p.s. we would like to credit Leslie Wray Doyle for this photo which has been circulating around the internet without any credit given.)'