Tuesday, August 23, 2011
Wow! Kathleen Paynter, our Operations Manager, just shared our latest workshop statistics with me. Over the past two years, we have had attendees of our workshops from 46 US states and 20 countries! In addition to being very comprehensive and packed with information, every one of our workshops are exciting and fun. The diverse backgrounds of the individual attendees and their plans for using aquaponics for everything from home food production to commercial projects to feeding the hungry, contributes toward the warm and collaborative dynamic. more »
Nelson and Pade
Wednesday, August 17, 2011
Nelson and Pade, Inc., a Montello-based company specializing in aquaponic systems and technology, is happy to announce the promotion of Bryan Dishman to Shop Manager. As Shop Manager, Bryan is responsible for overseeing the assembly and shipment of all Clear flow Aquaponic Systems® as well as managing the inventory of parts and organizing the shop to enhance productivity and work-flow. Bryan has a diverse background in building, plumbing and mechanics and has excelled at Nelson and Pade, Inc. during the past year. more »
Thursday, August 11, 2011
New Book Provides Answers About Aquaponics!
For over 10 years Dr. James Rakocy, the world’s foremost research scientist in aquaponics, has answered questions about aquaponics in the Aquaponics Journal. In the new book, Aquaponics Q and A, the entire collection of questions and answers is brought together in one place, resulting in an incredible resource for anyone interested in learning about aquaponics. With 30+ year’s experience, Dr. Rakocy presents the information in a user-friendly manner while sharing his vast knowledge of aquaponics from both a scientific and practical point of view. more »