Iowa Western Community College

2019-03-14T13:40:10-06:00

Iowa Western Community College Council Bluffs, Iowa Iowa Western Community College (IWCC) is a long-standing technical institution with roots throughout southwestern Iowa and Omaha. IWCC focuses heavily on professional training in a variety of fields, including but not limited to sustainable agriculture, culinary arts, welding, computer science, business management, and robotics. As part of their sustainable agriculture [...]

Raven Ranch

2019-03-14T13:40:45-06:00

Raven Ranch Idaho Raven Ranch is a custom 23  x 40' Flourish Aquaponic Farm located on a private homestead in Careywood, ID. The proud owners of this farm retired from their lives as medical professionals and decided that they would begin their journey as farmers using sustainable technologies to grow healthy, fresh, and safe produce [...]

Northsider Farms

2019-06-14T09:44:03-06:00

Northsider Farms Arvada, Colorado Northsider Farms in Arvada, Colorado has been operational since 2017, and supplies fresh, healthy, and local produce and tilapia to the Regis University area. The farm is made up of two greenhouses, each running unique custom aquaponic systems.  The large greenhouse was completed in fall of 2017, and consists of a [...]

Flagstaff Academy

2019-03-14T13:42:23-06:00

Flagstaff Academy Longmont, Colorado With school kicking in gear after a beautiful Colorado summer, we wanted to highlight our neighbor, Flagstaff Academy in Longmont Colorado, and their geodesic dome aquaponics system. Teacher: Allison Cole System: The parents of the students collaborated to build the geodesic dome, which holds their 2-Bed AquaBundance System. Along with soil [...]

Lakewood High School

2019-03-14T13:43:17-06:00

Lakewood High School Lakewood, Colorado What is the name of your school and where is it located? Lakewood High School, Lakewood, Colorado What subject do you teach? Engineering, Sustainability and Renewable Energy What inspired you to incorporate aquaponics into your classroom? My students were designing a plant growth chamber for the International Space Station [...]

The Helios Project @ Pomfret School

2019-03-14T13:43:59-06:00

See the video below for more information about the Helios Project: The Helios Project Pomfret School, Pomfret Connecticut What is the name of your school and where is it located?  Pomfret School in Pomfret, CT. The Helios Project is a student-named project to build a passive solar aquaponic greenhouse.  Students [...]

GroFresh Farms

2019-03-14T13:45:27-06:00

GroFresh Farms Grand Junction, Colorado What started out as an experiment to increase agricultural production density at a local church has become a high standard for local food production. GroFresh co-director Rick Kenagy established Canyon View Gardens in 2011 in an effort to multiply the church's budget earmarked for those who have fallen on [...]