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 ...
Friday, August 31, 2018 Brian News , Uncategorized
Please see the tentative programs for all three days of the Aquaponics Association’s 2018 Conference, Putting Up Shoots: Putting Up Shoots Tentative Friday Program Putting Up Shoots Tentativ...
Wednesday, August 29, 2018 Brian News
Do you have a cutting-edge product or service that you’d like to share with aquaponic growers from around the world? Do you want your business info shared with thousands of Association follo...
Tuesday, August 28, 2018 Brian Blog , News , Uncategorized
“The Michael Unit” started with a bathtub and solo cups and through trial and error has developed low-cost commercial aquaponic systems from used and recycled parts. From the developme...
Monday, August 27, 2018 Brian Blog , News
The Ripple Effect: How Aquaponic Conferences Grow Community and Remove Barriers By Kate Wildrick My name is Kate Wildrick, Co-Founder / Paradigm Shifter of Ingenuity Innovation Center.  For those ...
Sunday, August 26, 2018 Brian Blog , News
By joining us for the 2018 Putting Up Shoots Aquaponics Association Conference, you’re becoming a part of something much bigger than aquaponics. In Hartford, CT, we’re making an impact on the city...
Saturday, August 25, 2018 Claudia News , Putting Up Shoots Content
Do you struggle to get delicious fresh food for your family every night? Would you like your children to be involved in farming and food preparation for meals? Are you worried about eating stor...
Friday, August 24, 2018 Claudia Blog , News , Putting Up Shoots Content
Speaker Spotlight – Dr. Kimberly Baker & Dr. Lance Beecher, Clemson University Cooperative Extension “Promoting Spinach Consumption and Sustainable Agricultural Practices in South Carolina Sch...
Wednesday, August 22, 2018 Claudia Blog , News , Uncategorized
By Julie Flegal-Smallwood According to Economic Modeling Specialists International (2017), STEM jobs will grow 13% between 2017 and 2027, while other career options will grow 9%. In addition, STEM ...
Tuesday, August 21, 2018 Brian Blog , News , Uncategorized
The Putting Up Shoots Conference features tours of four sites across the great state of Connecticut. Guests will get a first-hand look at all angles of aquaponics: commercial, food safety, communi...
Friday, August 17, 2018 Brian News , Uncategorized
From city lots to classrooms, aquaponics is a good fit for any urban space, no matter the size. Yemi Amu, a New York City aquaponics professional with over a decade of farming experience, shares i...
Wednesday, August 15, 2018 Brian Documents , News
As our nation prepares to pass the once-every-5-year Farm Bill, let’s remember that aquaponic systems have been shown to have the same – if not more – quantity and diversity of r...
Tuesday, August 14, 2018 Brian Blog , News
Friday and Saturday Passport Tickets for the Putting Up Shoots conference are now on sale. Head to our Putting Up Shoots homepage to purchase tickets and for more info Also, view here the Draft Pu...
Monday, August 13, 2018 Brian Blog , News
Tawnya Sawyer from the Aquaponic Source and Colorado Aquaponics will be at the upcoming Putting Up Shoots conference in Hartford, September 21-23. Tawnya will host multiple discussions in the Comm...
Sunday, August 12, 2018 Brian Blog , News
Tawnya Sawyer from the Aquaponic Source and Colorado Aquaponics will be at the upcoming Putting Up Shoots conference in Hartford, September 21-23. There is so much excitement around designing and ...
Sunday, August 12, 2018 Brian Blog , News
This year, just as every year, the Association Board is deluged with requests from amazing growers that would love to attend the annual conference but don’t have the financial means. But we need a...
Friday, August 10, 2018 Claudia News
  “Opportunities and Limitations in Sustaining Community-Driven Aquaponics Operations” Chris completed his Master of Science in Environment and Natural Resources Management at the University ...
Tuesday, August 07, 2018 Brian News
  Read the Aquaponics 2018 Farm Bill Letter Here The Aquaponics Association today published a letter asking Congress to support aquaponics and other sustainable growing methods in the 2018 Fa...
Friday, August 03, 2018 Claudia News , Putting Up Shoots Content
Food Safety You don’t need to look farther than CNN to realize that whether you grow food in your backyard for your family or you are a commercial grower, food safety is of utmost importance. This...