Family System

The solution for growing a wide variety of good, healthy food naturally in your back yard is here! The Kleinskuur Aquaponics Family System can provide enough vegetables and fish for 6 to 8 people all year round. It fits in an area of 6 m X 5 m, and various optional extras are available such as a tunnel, wicking beds, and fish net cages for different sizes of fish. 

What you get in a basic system with optional wicking beds
Kleinskuur Family System

The basic Family System includes:

  • A fish dam for 500 tilapia fish – enough protein for the whole family, and some fish to sell if you want the fish to pay for their own fish feed!
  • A gravel section with 24 Kleinskuur Auto-syphon Gravel Barrels for all your fruiting crops, e.g. tomatoes, cucumbers, peppers, brinjals, baby marrows, patty pans, cauliflower, strawberries, and herbs, such as mint and rosemary.
  • A deep water culture section with floating boards with 200 holes for leafy vegetables, e.g. lettuce, spinach, kale, celery, and herbs such as parsley, basil, rocket, and coriander.
  • An efficient filter system
  • A low energy-use water pump
  • A heater for the winter
  • An air pump and air lines with air stones
  • All the pipes and fittings
  • Instructions to build and run the system

Price for basic system: R45 000

Optional:

  • A tunnel covered with net or plastic
  • Fish cages for the different sizes of fish
  • Wicking beds for rooting crops, such as onions, beetroot, carrots, ginger, etc.
  • Training
  • Transport to site and installation

Prices on request

Located in Pretoria, but can service the whole country and cross-border.

We can also provide:

  • Training and technical support
  • Seed or seedlings for the system
  • Grow medium
  • Seedling trays
  • Fingerlings
  • Fish food
  • Heaters for the fish dam
  • Additional nutrients
  • Net pots and special Kleinskuur “pacman” foam cubes
  • Packaging material
  • Special pruning and harvesting scissors
  • Measuring tools (pH, EC, temperature and DO)
  • All the spare parts of the system in case of disaster

All prices are VAT Excluded


Experience phenomonal growth

The Shere Homestead build

2020-09-15

First plants & fish

2020-10-16

Shere Homestead Tunnel complete

2020-11-16

Enjoying the growth

Colin Bremner and Yulia Olivier enjoying the growth at Shere Homestead
2020-12-22

Chris Pieterse System
near Waterkloof Air Force Base

First plants

2020-11-21

First pruning lesson three weeks later

2020-12-13