Raising Tilapia - Easier Than You& Think If you had Tilapia and chickens, goats (and maybe a cow or two) for milking, a garden and some fruit and nut trees. these are some of the things my dream home would have.
FROM PAIRIE HOMESTEAD: Farm Fish. If you live in certain parts of the country, your climate might be right for having a small Tilapia fish farm. I hear of more and more folks all the time who are adding aquaculture to their small homesteads.
5 Things I Learned While Attempting Backyard Aquaculture
Tilapia Pond - aquaponics, 4000 gallon tank in the middle of his green house will hold 2000 Tilapia, the water used to water the plants for needed nutrients. Heat from the pond will warm the greenhouse in winter.