Friday, August 16, 2019 Brian Articles , Blog , News
The Aquaponics Association 2019 Board of Governors is proud to present the tentative program for the September 20-22 Putting Out Fruits Conference: You can buy your tickets at the Putting Out F...
Thursday, August 15, 2019 Brian Articles , Blog , News
View the full doc here: 2018 Farm Bill / Urban Ag Summary
Wednesday, August 14, 2019 Brian Articles , Blog , News
Carlin from Hemphill Highschool just got a STEM & Community Discount Ticket for the Putting Out Fruits Conference this September 20-22 at Kentucky State University. Learn about our STEM and Co...
Saturday, August 10, 2019 Brian Articles , Blog , News
A message from CITYFOOD at the University of Washington: Hello Aquaponic Practitioners and Experts, help us fill in the GAPS by September 1st! Please help us support the field of aquaponics by con...
Thursday, August 08, 2019 Brian Articles , Blog , News
A new U.N. Report states that the world’s food supply is at risk from climate change, and we need to change the way we produce our food. “The world’s land and water resources are being...
Tuesday, August 06, 2019 Brian Articles , Blog , News
Dr. Hennen Cummings got his STEM Discount ticket for the Putting Out Fruits Conference September 20-22 at Kentucky State University. Are you a teacher or community grower? Learn about our STEM and...
Monday, August 05, 2019 Brian Articles , Blog , News
Bill Martin from the Helios Project just got his ticket for the Putting Out Fruits Conference September 20-22 at Kentucky State University. Are you a teacher or community grower? Learn about our S...
Thursday, August 01, 2019 Brian Articles , Blog , conference home , News
CRITERIA The following individuals are eligible for the STEM & Community Discount: -Individuals representing a 501(c)3 non-profit organization -All teachers and students -All home / backyard / ...
Friday, July 26, 2019 Aaron Imhof News
GLOBAL G.A.P. Made Simple A One-Day Pre-Conference GLOBAL G.A.P. Food Safety Certification Seminar Thursday, September 19, 2019, 9:00am – 4:00pm Capital Plaza Hotel Presented by The Farm Plan and ...
Friday, July 26, 2019 Brian Articles , Blog , News
If you’re coming to the Putting Out Fruits Conference September 20-22 you are eligible for a fantastic deal in our Capital Plaza Hotel room block. Rooms are $109/night and include a full hot...
Monday, July 22, 2019 Brian Articles , Blog , conference home , News
We are less than two months away from Putting Out Fruits at Kentucky State University, September 20-22. Our Conference Team is busy reviewing presentation proposals, analyzing conference surveys, ...
Wednesday, July 17, 2019 Brian Articles , Blog , News
The 2019 Gulf of Mexico “Dead Zone” is predicted to be the second-largest on record. A dead-zone is an area of very low oxygen (hypoxia) where most life cannot survive. A major cause o...
Friday, July 12, 2019 Brian Articles , Blog , News
A negative situation is brewing in Canada that could spread across borders and set back aquaponics’ progress worldwide. CanadaGAP, a government-recognized food safety certification program, ...
Tuesday, July 09, 2019 Brian Articles , Blog , News
Officer Michael “Mac” McLeon is using aquaponics to improve the Texas Prison System.  We interviewed Mac and uncovered three key points about aquaponics in prisons. In the first post of this serie...
Sunday, July 07, 2019 tawnya Articles , Blog , conference home , News
Every year the Aquaponic Association has contracted with a major big city hotel to accommodate the conference. That’s the model for just about every conference right? So you may be asking why chang...
Monday, July 01, 2019 Brian Articles , Blog , News , Uncategorized
This year’s Aquaponics Association Annual Conference theme is “Putting Out Fruits”. Putting Out Fruits will take place in Frankfort, Kentucky at Kentucky State University on September 20 – 2...
Wednesday, June 26, 2019 Brian Articles , Blog , News
Officer Michael “Mac” McLeon is using aquaponics to improve the Texas Prison System.  We interviewed Mac and uncovered three key points about aquaponics in prisons. In the first post of this serie...
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...
Tuesday, May 21, 2019 Aaron Imhof News
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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 ...
Monday, January 07, 2019 Brian Blog , News , Uncategorized
Aquaponics Association Chairman Brian Filipowich discusses the future of aquaponics with Lee Rinehart of the National Sustainable Agriculture Information Service. Listen to the podcast from the Na...
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...
Tuesday, November 13, 2018 Brian News , Uncategorized
The Aquaponics Association’s Putting Up Shoots conference in September, 2018 featured breakout discussion sessions for Aquaponics in STEM Education and for other sub-fields of aquaponics. The...
Friday, October 19, 2018 Brian News
Conference nametags with Autumn Burke and Assoc Board Member Claudia Andracki Thumbs Up Mohammed Qahwaji, Phil Reasons, and Dr. Nick Savidov ...
Wednesday, September 19, 2018 Brian News , Uncategorized
By Brian Filipowich, Eric Pedersen, and Spencer Curry The loss of a solid manufacturing base has left Connecticut trapped with long-term, structural economic problems. But there is an elegant solu...
Tuesday, September 18, 2018 Brian News
Speaker Spotlight: Phil Reasons, Aquasol International Designing and operating an aquaponic system in Florida is not the same as in Togo, West Africa. Phil Reasons has spent years doing both. Inte...
Monday, September 17, 2018 Brian News
Skretting, the world’s largest producer of aquaculture feed, is one of the great companies joining us in the Putting Up Shoots Conference vendor showroom THIS WEEKEND in Hartford, CT. Do you...
Sunday, September 16, 2018 Brian News
Did you know that Congress currently has aquaponics provisions on the chopping block? The Farm Bill will soon be considered in Congress, it is passed only once every five years. Congress must act ...
Wednesday, September 12, 2018 Claudia Blog , News , Putting Up Shoots Content
  Arvind Venkat is Waterfarmers Canada’s Scientific Director overseeing the company’s technology, product and execution platform. He has been a noteworthy leader in the commercial Aquaponic s...
Tuesday, September 11, 2018 Brian News
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Monday, September 10, 2018 Claudia News , Putting Up Shoots Content
ABSTRACT Freshwater prawns have a high market value, short harvest cycle, and high market demand. Under the assumption that the waste of prawns (Macrobrachium rosenbergii) does not produce enough ...
Sunday, September 09, 2018 Brian News
Speaker Spotlight: Todd Guerdat University of New Hampshire Project OASIS: Optimizing Aquaponic Systems for Improved Sustainability The new Agricultural Engineering research program at the Univers...
Saturday, September 08, 2018 Brian News , Uncategorized
    At our annual Aquaponics Association Conference, we don’t just like to talk aquaponics, commercial growing, and sustainable agriculture – we like to have fun while doing it! Fr...
Tuesday, September 04, 2018 Claudia News , Putting Up Shoots Content
  Plankton provide about two-thirds of the Earth’s oxygen, are the largest sequester of carbon and the baby food to practically every species of fish. In aquaponics, plankton increase dissolv...
Saturday, September 01, 2018 Claudia News , Putting Up Shoots Content
Aquaponics is a promising approach for a sustainable intensification of food production and the number of commercial systems is increasing in Europe, the US and worldwide. Nevertheless, balancing ...