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Aquaponics is an exciting system where fish and plants grow in harmony. The aquaponic system can be a fun project for the home gardener but can also become a successful farming venture. Join Escambia and Santa Rosa Extension agents to learn more about the basics of growing fish and plants together.
When: June 25, 2013
Where: Escambia County Extension
3740 Stefani Road, Cantonment, FL 32533
Cost: $25 - Lunch included
Topics and Demonstrations:
The Basics of Aquaponics
Plants in Aquaponics
Fish in Aquponics
Rules and Regulations
On-site demostration of a working Aquaponics system
Field trip to a working Aquaponics operation
Rick O’Conner – (850)475-5230 or firstname.lastname@example.org
Chris Verlinde – (850)623-3868 or email@example.com
Blake Thaxton – (850)623-3868 or firstname.lastname@example.org
Allison Meharg - (850)475-5230 or email@example.com
When & Where
Extension is a partnership between state, federal, and county governments to provide scientific knowledge and expertise to the public. The University of Florida (UF), together with Florida A&M University (FAMU), administers the Florida Cooperative Extension Service.
At the University of Florida, Extension is located in the Institute of Food and Agricultural Sciences (IFAS), along with the College of Agricultural and Life Sciences (CALS) and the Florida Agricultural Experiment Station, and is called UF/IFAS Extension.
The University of Florida's Institute of Food and Agricultural Sciences (UF/IFAS) is a federal, state, and county partnership dedicated to developing knowledge in agriculture, human and natural resources, and the life sciences and to making that knowledge accessible to sustain and enhance the quality of human life.