Kruger National Park Aquaponics

Kruger National Park Aquaponics

Project Description


A state of the art aquaponics system has been setup on the border of the greater Kruger National Park. 

[/vc_column_text][/vc_column][/vc_row][vc_row][vc_column width=”1/4″][vc_column_text]

Commercial Aquaponics Farm

Hoedspruit, South Africa

[/vc_column_text][/vc_column][vc_column width=”1/4″][vc_column_text]

  • 2,000kg tilapia / annum
  • Capacity for over 8,000 plants

[/vc_column_text][/vc_column][vc_column width=”1/4″][vc_column_text]

  • Centrally located close to a number of lodges
  • Direct supply to local game lodges

[/vc_column_text][/vc_column][vc_column width=”1/4″][vc_column_text]

  • 1 x 550sqm hybrid system with vertical towers and wicking beds
  • 380 m² grow space

[/vc_column_text][/vc_column][/vc_row][vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text]The first commercial aquaponics farm in Hoedspruit is now producing high quality fresh produce for the local lodges in the area. This state of the art Ichthys 550sqm commercial system – equipped with media beds, wicking beds, DWCs & verticals the farm has capacity to grow over 8,000 plants per month. In addition geothermal has been installed to help regulate high temperatures in summer as well as a 30m3 rain water harvesting system.

The entire farm is completely off the grid with a 5kW solar system.[/vc_column_text][/vc_column][/vc_row][vc_row][vc_column][vc_custom_heading text=”- CLIENT TESTIMONIAL” font_container=”tag:h6|text_align:left” use_theme_fonts=”yes”]

This is one of the best aquaponics designs we have ever come across – Ichthys is leading the way with aquaponics worldwide.

MosesDr Robert Lee III - Fresh Ministries

[/vc_column][/vc_row][vc_row][vc_column][vc_video link=”https://youtu.be/-twYJyypZ8w” el_width=”50″ el_aspect=”916″ title=”Site walkthrough”][/vc_column][/vc_row]

Project Details