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Picking up books at the library for my soon to be visiting grandkids. While there, I thought I would look up books on aquaponics. I discovered aquaponics didn't search well and came up with no listings. When I did find it after searching hydroponics, I found out it was Sylvia Bernstein's Aquaponic Gardening that was listed in 26 Hawaii libraries.
As of today 12-12-12, 18 were checked out or in transit to another library, 7 were in and 1 missing at a big isle library.
I was just…Continue
Colorado Aquaponics grows local food, designs and builds aquaponics systems, provides project management services and delivers educational programs.
Glenn Martinez and Natalie Diaz Cash of the Hawaii Farmers Union United and Olomana Gardens, announce their upcoming trip to the Aquaponics Association Conference in Denver, during the August 2012 Maui meeting.
The USDA announced $14 million is available for their Value-Added Producer Grants (VAPG). "The primary objective of the VAPG program is to help agricultural producers enter into value-added activities related to the processing and/or marketing of bio-based value-added products. Generating new products, creating and expanding marketing…Continue
Without getting into the politics of it all, I was reading about Mitt Romney's pledge in Ohio to help female entrepreneurs and innovators in creating small businesses and the jobs that go with them.
This had me reflecting on the aquaponics field and just how prominate women are in designing, building, teaching and running aquaponics systems.
Of the 7000+ members on the Aquaponics Community Gardening Forum, many are women and many are leaders in aquaponics.
One friend of…
Is it gluten intolerance or gluten overload that is the problem?
Like so many things that are "bad" for us, it seems they have become bad primarily since they have evolved into highly processed versions that are present in almost everything we consume. Maintaining a healthy body through supporting the natural biology present within and on our bodies is the key. Like our soils and the water/media of aquaponics systems.
Living beings are merely a reflection of the state of health…Continue
Kauai Community College has an 8 week aquaponics course that starts in August 2012. They have a pretty good program for those lucky enough to be there. A reason to go to Hawaii, as if there weren't enough of them.
Added by Jim Hall on August 16, 2012 at 12:04am — No Comments
Bill Greenleaf of the Maui chapter of Hawaii Farmers Union United and owner of Greenleaf Farms, spoke with NPR National Public Radio this morning about changes in agro-tourism laws that could allow for more tourist to have farm stays in Maui.
I'm thinking Aquaponics operations that can supplement their…
Glenn Martinez, one of the presenters at this September`s 2012 Aquaponics Conference in Denver, an Aquaponics/Farmer from Hawaii, head of the Hawaii Farmers Union United and an instructor for the UH Atoll Aquaponics online course, gave a talk on Blogspot Radio.Continue
Added by Jim Hall on June 25, 2012 at 8:17pm — No Comments