Small-scale Aquaponics Systems
JULY 17, 2019
The Carver Center
9432 James Madison Hwy • Rapidan, VA
Get Started With Small-Scale Aquaponics Production
Aquaponics is the integration of growing plants and fish into one system. Find out how to begin small-scale aquaponics systems for hobbyists, schools, and as an enterprise for a farm or urban setting. A small-scale aquaponics unit will be demonstrated as part of the workshop.
Dr. David Crosby, Dr. Brian Nerrie, Chris Mullins and Jimmy Mullins with VSU Extension in areas of aquaculture, horticulture and aquaponics will present information related to the following topics:
Overview of aquaponics
System design considerations for aquaponics
Plants for aquaponics
Fish for aquaponics
Water quality and fish health
For more information, contact Roland Terrell at (804) 892-4612 or firstname.lastname@example.org or call the Small Farm Outreach Program office at (804) 524-3292.
If you are a person with a disability and desire any assistive devices, services or other accommodations to participate in this activity, please contact the Small Farm Outreach Program office (email@example.com) or call (804) 524-3292 / TDD (800) 828-1120 during business hours of 8 am. and 5 p.m. to discuss accommodations five days prior to the event.