Aquaponics Workshop – grow your own vegies and fish

Interested in growing organic vegies and raising your own fish? Then this workshop is for you.  Find out about Aquaponic systems, what it is, benefits, how to set one up in your home.

Sunday 17th November  2-4pm
Ivanhoe Community Food Garden
Down the driveway beside 10 Tate St  Ivanhoe
Afternoon tea provided.
Gold coin donation.

Aquaponics is a food growing method where fish and plants are grown together in an integrated system; beneficial. bacteria and other microorganisms within the system convert fish waste into plant available nutrients. The plants use these nutrients as their main food supply. This process filters the water for the fish. It is an ecologically based food production system.

RSVP : email


About Kate Scarff

Freelance journalist with more than ten years experience in the pharmaceutical industry and a PhD in the field of immunology
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