Many of us have seen the green grass, the rose bushes and the trees with their nuts or pine cones laying about in the ideal backyard. For those of us Sub-Urbian Farmers who have one, we spend a lot of time mowing, trimming and cultivating what has been set as the American ideal backyard.
What we at ThatAquaponicsGuy are all about is to go beyond what others may have set as the “accepted” way of keeping your yard. You may have done so already, with a garden in the very back, the fruit tree or two of your choice but is your backyard truly edible?
The benefits of having an edible backyard are numerous. As you consider or work on your Aquaponics System (along with that dirt garden and voluminous fruit-bearing trees) you can plant the flora and fauna that can be eaten and nutritious to boot. Here are some ideas for ya: