Heresies October 2018 The Catfish Binary, Part 2 By Aaron D. Wolf Aquaculture—farming water for food as opposed to fishing it—is as old as civilization. The Romans did it; so did Mrs. Martin Luther. But catfish farming is an American industry, something of a native-born wonder. To read the full article, please sign in or create a free account to view Chronicles content for 30 days. Aaron D. Wolf Aaron D. Wolf (1973-2019) was Chronicles' executive editor.