Fish

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Phil Wiiliams

How to Stock a Fish Pond

Adding deversity to your pond ecosystem
Tuesday, September 29, 2015, 11:48 AM

I installed my 2000 square foot, 6 foot deep fish pond in the fall of 2013. I waited one year for the pond to grow some vegetation, and to begin to support an ecosystem. In the fall of 2014 I stocked a pound of fathead minnows. These are the feeder fish for the bass and catfish that I planned to stock. I wanted to give the minnows a head start, so there would be plenty of them to go around. » Read more

Daily Prep

Cleaning, Gutting, And Filleting A Fish

Basic skill development
Thursday, July 10, 2014, 5:24 PM

A great video tutorial on how to clean, gut, and filet a fish.

http://preparingwithdave.com/cleaning-gutting-and-filleting-a-fish/#.U77... » Read more

Daily Prep

Build a Cage Fish Trap

Survival skills tutorial
Wednesday, July 9, 2014, 4:37 PM

An interesting article on building an alternative method of catching fish in survival situations.

http://survival.outdoorlife.com/blogs/survivalist/2014/06/survival-skills-build-cage-fish-trap

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DIY Fish Fertilizer

Making waste into liquid gold for the garden
Thursday, December 12, 2013, 8:33 PM

A great tutorial on how to use fish guts and fish waste to make your own incredible fish fertilizer for the garden. 

http://theprepperproject.com/make-fish-fertilizer/

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Solar-Powered Aquaponics for Apartments

A simple setup for small spaces
Friday, June 14, 2013, 3:54 PM

An innovative design to consider for setting up a small aquaponics system and getting things growing even if you are limited on space. 

http://www.treehugger.com/green-food/solar-powered-aquaponics-your-apartments.html

Daily Digest

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Daily Digest 4/9 - Doctors Driven To Bankruptcy, Mislabeled Tuna In Stores

Tuesday, April 9, 2013, 11:22 AM
  • Doctors Driven To Bankruptcy
  • Nearly 25% of Canadian nurses wouldn't recommend their hospital
  • PoliceOne Gun Control Survey: Are legally-armed citizens the best solution to gun violence?
  • RBC’s now tarnished reputation tangled up in government crosshairs
  • North Korea - a country never at peace
  • Japan increasingly nervous about nukes as North Korea warns they will ‘pay a dear price’ for backing U.S. 
  • Don Pittis: Iron Lady's economic secret was really crude, oil that is
  • Green Living is a Necessity, Not a Luxury: Interview with Dan Shapley
  • Think You're Eating Tuna? Think Again
  • Stroll’s 2013 Locavore Index Ranks States in Terms of Commitment to Local Foods
Daily Digest

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Daily Digest 4/5 - The Tough Politics Of Environment, Japan's Debt Crisis Visualized

Friday, April 5, 2013, 11:05 AM
  • Is It Beginning? Biggest JGB Price Collapse In Over 10 Years Triggers TSE Circuit Breakers
  • Canada sheds 54,500 jobs, the worst loss in more than four years
  • Europe to shut 10 refineries as profits tumble
  • Why Go After the Depositors To Save 'the Taxpayers?'
  • Moody’s analysis contemplates 44% drop in Canadian housing prices
  • The First Crack In The Bond Market Is A Fact
  • Japan eyeing billions in LNG investments in Western Canada
  • ABN has no gold left for its clients
  • Japan's Debt Problem Visualized
  • Is Tunisia the New Hot Spot for Energy Investors? Interview with John Nelson
  • Obama Tells Donors of Tough Politics of Environment
  • Breakthrough in hydrogen fuel production could revolutionize alternative energy market
  • Fish deformities linked to oil pollution in U.S. and Alberta
Daily Prep

Duckweed growing in a bucket

How to Grow Duckweed

A source of food for livestock and fish
Tuesday, August 7, 2012, 12:47 PM

Learn this simple method of growing duckweed in ponds and aquariums. 

http://www.ehow.com/how_5124227_grow-duckweed.html