Monday, June 24, 2019 Brian Articles , Blog , News , Uncategorized
Officer Michael “Mac” McLeon is using aquaponics to transform the Texas Prison System. Mac’s team set a goal to use aquaponics and grow a salad per day for their entire unit, including inmates AND...
Wednesday, May 01, 2019 Brian Articles , Blog , News , Uncategorized
Aquaponics was featured in Forbes Magazine, read it here: http://bit.ly/2Y34msL Congrats to Jason Green and Edenworks on the feature! (and thanks to Dr. George Brooks for the heads-up!)
Wednesday, April 10, 2019 Brian Articles , Blog , News , Uncategorized
Click: Head to the Global Aquaponic Practitioner Survey A group of researchers from the University of Washington on an international project – Cityfood – is running a global aquaponics...
Monday, April 01, 2019 Brian Articles , Blog , News
ATTRA just published a report: Aquaponics – Multitrophic Systems for Food Production. This Report introduces aquaponic systems, discusses economics and getting started, and includes an exten...
Friday, March 29, 2019 Brian Articles , Blog , News , Uncategorized
A new report Intergovernmental Science-Policy Platform On Biodiversity and Ecosystem Services urges changes in our current food system. The Report values the services that our natural ecosystems p...
Wednesday, March 20, 2019 Brian Articles , Blog , News , Uncategorized
  A new program has been funded to advance U.S. marine aquaculture by helping minority-owned businesses around the nation engage and expand in the world’s fastest-growing form of food product...
Monday, February 25, 2019 Brian Articles , Blog , News
John Hart, State Journal Here’s a great article about Superior Fresh, at the cutting edge of the aquaponics industry: Salmon in tanks, lettuce under glass disrupt the food chain    
Friday, February 08, 2019 Brian Articles , Blog , News
This year, the Aquaponics Association Annual Conference will be September 20-22 at Kentucky State University in Frankfort, KY. Stay tuned for the first round of early bird tickets within a few wee...
Friday, February 01, 2019 Brian Articles , Blog , News , Uncategorized
In the first post of this series, we described what we mean by “Community Aquaponics”. Then, we identified the first two themes from the Community Aquaponics breakout discussion groups: Community ...
Wednesday, January 30, 2019 Brian Articles , Blog , News , Uncategorized
In the first post of this series, we described what we mean by “Community Aquaponics”. Then, we identified the first of three themes from the Community Aquaponics breakout discussion groups: Commu...
Tuesday, January 29, 2019 Brian Articles , Blog , News , Uncategorized
In the first post of this series, we described what we mean by “Community Aquaponics”. In this post, we talk about the first of three themes identified by the Community breakout discus...
Monday, January 28, 2019 Brian Articles , Blog , News
By Tawnya Sawyer The Hartford, CT Aquaponic Association conference included a Community aquaponics track for people to share their projects, stories and ideas on how aquaponics can create a positi...
Tuesday, January 22, 2019 Brian Articles , Blog , News , Uncategorized
A new report from the EAT-Lancet Commission for Food, Planet, and Health offers scientific targets for global sustainable food production. The report also conveys an urgent need to change the way ...
Friday, December 14, 2018 Brian Articles , News , Uncategorized
By Brian Filipowich The 2018 Farm Bill (H.R.2) passed both the House and Senate and will be signed into law by the President imminently. The Bill creates the USDA Office of Urban Agriculture and I...
Tuesday, December 11, 2018 Brian Articles , News
By John Roe This year at our Putting Up Shoots conference in Hartford, Connecticut, I was fortunate to participate in a lively, encouraging, open discussion group entitled, “Overcoming Comm...
Monday, December 03, 2018 Brian Articles , News , Uncategorized
Recap of 2018 Hartford Aquaponic Tours By Tawnya Sawyer       Every year, aquaponic tours are a highlight of the Aquaponics Association Conference. This year’s Putting Up Shoots Conference i...
Monday, November 26, 2018 Brian Articles , Blog , News , Uncategorized
By Brian Filipowich The U.S. Government’s Fourth National Climate Assessment (November, 2018) highlights the need to adopt aquaponics at a large scale nationwide. The report states: “o...
Monday, November 19, 2018 Brian Articles , News
Perspective on the Aquaponics Association’s September, 2018 Conference in Hartford, CT By Spencer Curry I’ve been a member of the Aquaponics Association ever since the Denver conference in 2...
Thursday, July 05, 2018 Kevin Articles , Blog , News
By Kevin Savage Aquaponics at Cincinnati Hills Christian Academy (CHCA) in Ohio had humble beginnings – it began as a 3-week module in an agriculture unit of an environmental science elective cours...
Monday, June 11, 2018 Claudia Articles , Blog
Food Safety: Answers and Updates  FOR FRUIT AND VEGETABLE CROPS By Juli Ogden and Ben Marchant / The Farm Plan LLC At The Farm Plan, we provide many farmers with on-site audit support. In my opinio...