They are a great fish for an aquaponics system, but may be difficult to procure due to regulation. Within the last several decades, Carp has lost popularity in restaurants as a table fish.
Carp are omnivorous and can be raised on a wide range of feed. Carp quickly grow within warm water and benefit significantly from an aquaponics greenhouse environment. It is one of the best choices to use within a large aquaponics system.