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Pop-Up Aquaponics In The Mall

Our free vertical farming newsletter gets you access to special event deals and insights into my real vertical farming journey not shared on the blog. So quick, … 322 more words

Sustainable Agriculture

Introduction to Aquaponics

We strive for cycles of growth and nutrient use here at the institute. Modern farms are a one-way street for resources: fertilizers, seeds, and equipment come in, while the grown products, excess fertilizer, and money go out (for a discussion of this, have a listen to… 978 more words


Target trials in-store vertical farms

After collaboration with MIT, Target is to trial in-store vertical farming, in the hope of producing fresh vegetables and herbs all year round, whilst reducing costs and carbon footprint. 7 more words



This aquaponics system is built to give purpose to old bottles and add a touch of life to its surroundings. A water pump circulates water from the fish tank area to the planter container, asnitrites/nitrates produced from ammonia from waste are absorbed as nutrients for the plants and filtered water returns to the tank. 211 more words


Water Usage and Rainwater Collection

We made it! Back in May, I posted about the aquaponics water usage and how efficient our aquaponics system operates. It’s exciting to prove that food can be grown in places where water and/or arable land is scarce even if we have a fair amount of both here on the ranch. 280 more words


IMA News Volume 6 Issue 2

We have just been provided with a digital copy of the IMA (Institute of Marine Affairs) News for August 2016. In this issue many topics are discussed including the story of fish bones, freshwater aquaponics, the Lionfish Derby 2016, an oil spill workshop, tilapia production, as well as, updates on events and activities of the Institute of Marine Affairs. 19 more words

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Goldfish, Lettuce, Irrigation- Oh My!

Staff Writer

In an abandoned planter just outside the 500s building sits a seemingly haphazard collection of pipes and dirt suspended over a small pond. 549 more words

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