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Intro to Small-Scale Aquaponics AQP 101

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H Street Farms

910 Bladensburg Rd NE

Rooftop

Washington, DC 20002

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Intro to Aquaponics will cover:

  • Definition, applications and benefits of small-scale aquaponics
  • Fish, plants and bacteria in the aquaponic system
  • The nitrogen cycle and bacterial biofilter
  • Overview of the parts of an aquaponic system
  • Basic water quality parameters and testing
  • System cycling / startup
  • Environmental considerations
  • HANDS ON! Reconstruction and walk-through of a 30-gallon fish-tank system

Participants will receive a fact sheet with all relevant information.

Mon & Weds classes run from 6pm to 7pm, Q&A to follow. Sat & Sun classes run from 9am to 10am, Q&A to follow.

The Course is led by Brian Filipowich, Director of Anacostia Aquaponics and Chair of the national Aquaponics Association. Class takes place on Cultivate the City's rooftop farm, above W.S. Jenk's & Sons' Hardware Store.

This class is part of the Small-Scale Aquaponics Training Course, geared towards aquaponic systems of 30 to 500 gallons. The class can be purchased and taken individually, or the 5 classes can be purchased in a bundle for 20% savings. ($160 total) Check out the Small-Scale Aquaponics Training Course: http://bit.ly/2G2Dfrn

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H Street Farms

910 Bladensburg Rd NE

Rooftop

Washington, DC 20002

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Refund Policy

Refunds up to 1 day before event

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