Join us as we cover how Aquaponics works, the advantages , different types of systems, and see an actual system at work.
About this Event
WHAT IS AQUAPONICS?
HOW DOES IT WORK?
WHAT ARE THE BENEFITS?
WHAT ARE THE CHALLENGES?
WHAT ARE THE DIFFERENT TYPES OF SYSTEMS?
HOW DOES IT ALL FIT TOGETHER?
Our Introduction to Aquaponics is a one day class designed for beginning practitioners and those curious about this new agricultural paradigm. Join us as we cover how Aquaponics works, the nitrogen cycle, how fish plants and microbes are all interconnected, what the advantages are, what the challenges are, and the different types of systems and setups.
Class begins at the Dededo Farmer’s Co-Op from 10am to noon. We will break for lunch, then meet promptly at 1:00pm at the UOG Triton Farm for a tour of their aquaponic system.
Cost: $35 per person. Seats are limited. Click HERE to register on Eventbrite.
55 attendees filled a classroom at University of Guam’s Agriculture and Life Sciences building on Saturday, April 6. Frank Cruz, expert horticulturist, shared his knowledge on the core principals of hydroponic cultivation with the class. Read more here!
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The Grow Your Own Microgreens workshop was a huge success! We’d like to extend a huge Thank You to all participants and to all those who lent a helping hand. We look forward to more opportunities to grow with you, Guam! Click HERE for more details and pictures of the event.