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CHAPTER 1
INTRODUCTION

FRESH-farm
(Aquaponic)

Aquaponics  is a sustainable food production system that combines a traditional aquaculture (raising aquatic animals such as snails, fish, crayfish or prawnsin tanks) with hydroponics (cultivating plants in water) in a symbiotic environment. In aquaculture, effluents accumulate in the water, increasing toxicity for the fish. This water is led to a hydroponic system where the by-products from the aquaculture are filtered out by the plants as vital nutrients, after which the cleansed water is recirculated back to the animals. The term aquaponics is a portmanteau of the terms aquaculture and hydroponic. That’s why we would like to introduce this kind of business here in pangasinan, the Fresh-farm. Fresh farm is the combination of Planting and at the same time taking care of fish using the same water coming from the pond. It’s the co-cultivation of plants and fish in a circulating environment, is combination of hydroponics and aquaculture. The growth of fish produces natural plant nutrients. This is why fresh-farm is proud to offer this kind of business because it’s all natural. Because no weeding is necessary, no pesticides or fertilizer are necessary. The entire system can be solar powered and completely automated. That’s why we can assure that our products, Are fresh and healthy. BACKGROUND OF THE BUSINESS:

Fresh-farm is a kind of business that undergoes in a natural ways. It’s businesses that will not just focusing in one area but two.that is taking care of fishes and planting. Just like before, as we can observe of todays were not already sure of the foods we eat. Most of these foods have preservatives and other chemicals that cause of different sickness we get. This is the reason why we would like to engage in this kind of business that will not only for the profit itself but also giving the good benefits and thinking of the health of our consumers.

OBJECTIVE OF THE BUSINESS:

The following are the...
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