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* 1. Have you ever heard of growing fish, fresh fruits and vegetables using Aquaponics?

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* 2. What impresses you most about aquaponic systems with MOST as (1) and LEAST as (8)?
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It uses the fraction of the water used in conventional soil-based agriculture.
It is a closed loop ecosystem that utilizes fish waste as fertiizer.
It is inherently organic and cannot use pesticides and herbicides.
It doesn't require petroleum based fertilizers.
It has less of a carbon footprint.
It requires less weeding and other daily chores.
It produces more food in less space.
It provides fish as well as fruits and vegetables

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* 3. If you are a Farmer or Herbalist, what are your major costs in food (herb) production and what crops would you like to plant but can't because of cost-related or grow-related conditions?

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* 4. If you are a Farmer/Herbalist, how much money and time do you spend growing transplants and would you be interested in using an aquaponics system for transplants if it saved you time and money?

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* 5. If you are a Caterer, Chef, or Restaurant Owner- Are there Fish or crops that you would like to use in your signature dishes that are unavailable or inconsistently available and if so what are they?

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* 6. If you are a Caterer, Chef, or Restaurant owner-Are you interested in growing your own product to cut costs or as a way of attracting customers?

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* 7. If you are an Avid Gardeners or Landscapers- What are the problems you find discouraging about gardening and what are your major costs?

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* 8. If you are a Aquaculture Grower, Ornamental Fish Retailer, or Aquarium Enthusiasts- Would you be interested in adapting your set-up into a close-loop system using plants to filter the fish tanks?

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* 9. If you are a Aquaculture Grower, Ornamental Fish Retailer, or Aquarium Enthusiasts- What Freshwater or Brackish Water Fish would you like to have but are not easily available or out of your price range?

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* 10. If you are interested in growing fish and/or food using Aquaponics, which size system below would you want to use and how much are you willing to spend?

A table top aquarium-sized system.
Multiple aquarium-sized systems.
One 250 gallon system with 36 sq ft plant bed.
One 500 gallon system with 72 sq ft plant bed
A custom sized greenhouse mega-monster system

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