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Aquaponics in korea

Discussion in 'Commercial Systems' started by Alex Choi, Oct 6, 2016.

  1. Alex Choi

    Alex Choi New Member

    Joined:
    Sep 28, 2016
    Messages:
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    Country:
    South Korea
    State:
    Junnam
    City:
    Gwangyang
    Hello everyone

    My name is Alex Choi and lining in korea.

    Actually, next year i will start Aquaponic with commercial size.

    Pleaes advise me for my plans

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    My green house would be like this.(24m*60m)

    i will grow lettues.

    I will use A shape stand with 75mm pvc pive.

    Under the A Shape Stand, I will set up cannal(fish tank).

    Mainly will raise freshwater prawn and add carp.

    Total growing space will be 2376 sqm(2.2m*4m*2 side*15stand*9row)

    Total holes will be 28350holes(15holes*7pipe*2side*15stand*9row)

    Total feed / Day : 40g*2376 sqm=95.040g=95kg

    Total Weight of fish required : 4750kg (95000=2%*Totlal Weight of fish)

    Total Cannal(fish tank) surface area : 853.2sqm (1.58m*60*9)

    Total water volume : 492T [(0.7+1.58)/2*0.8*60*9]

    As i know, We can stock 20 freshwater frawns in 1sqm with substrate provided.

    So total prawn will be about 17,060 (20*853sqm).

    Total weight of fresh prawn will be only 682.4kg

    so i have to stock carp or catfish to prodce enough nutrition.

    Filteration : 10% of tatal fish tank volume (492.48t*10%=49T)

    Do i need to buy 49000L of Bio-balls?

    by the calculation, i need really big size fish farm and filteration.

    Am I on right track?

    In korea Freshwater prawn is very new and it's about $50/kg.

    However, people doesn't like fresh water fish.

    Thanks for the long reading and pleaes share your idea.
     
  2. maxkim279

    maxkim279 New Member

    Joined:
    Nov 3, 2016
    Messages:
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    Country:
    south korea
    State:
    gyunggi
    City:
    youngin
    Hey alex

    please contact me 010 2466 4562

    im studying aquaponics systems in Korea as well

    let's figure it out together
     
  3. Jacob Konold

    Jacob Konold New Member

    Joined:
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    Messages:
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    Country:
    United States
    State:
    South Dakota
    City:
    Watertown
    Hello Alex and maxkim279,

    Are either of you in need of employees? I currently live in the United States and just received a Bachelor of General Studies focused on Aquaponics and would LOVE to find a career in South Korea. A reason to learn and live in South Korea would be absolutely incredible.

    Thank you,
    Jacob Konold
     

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