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Intro to Aquaponics with Oko Farms: Class 3 (Management & Best Practices)

hosted by AgTech X

Saturday, November 10, 2018

AgTech X Co-Lab @ Agritecture
40 Bushwick Ave
Brooklyn, NY 11206 United States


In our final class of this 3-part series, you’ll learn best practices for making decisions about your operation as well as troubleshooting issues that may arise.

  • What types of fish make sense to raise based on your environment?
  • How do you attract the bacteria needed to break down your fish waste?
  • What plants can be grown in an aquaponics system?

You’ll get answers to all this and much more.

About the Instructor

Yemi Amu is the co-founder of Oko Farms and the Farm Manager at the Moore Street Farm. She directs all of Oko Farms’ programs including education,  design/build projects and community related activities. She has facilitated the creation and maintenance of 20 edible spaces (in NYC) at schools and community organizations including a rooftop farm in Crown Heights and a 1/4 acre farm at the Weeksville Heritage Center that included poultry and bees.