A cosy cottage for couples or families to enjoy the farm
Enjoy a tea or coffee before starting your day
Learn what aquaponics is, its history, benefits and applications (smallholdings, schools, communities, overseas)
Look at the different system types, components and scale
Get to know the Humble by Nature system with a tour of the greenhouse
Enjoy a delicious farm lunch
You'll learn which species of fish are suitable
You'll also cover husbandry and welfare, feeding and sourcing
Learn how to select plants, plant care and planting
Understand integrated pest management
Learn about the critical water quality parameters and how to monitor and control them
A chance to ask any more questions about the course or your own project
Enjoy a cup of tea and slice of cake
This one-day beginner's course will give you a good basic understanding of aquaponics. It is taught by aquaponics experts Aquaponics UK, who designed the aquaponics solar greenhouse on the Humble by Nature farm.
You will learn about the key principles of aquaponic farming and the essentials you need to get growing healthy food sustainably, for your home, school or community.
Classroom time will include practical hands-on sessions. You will also spend time in the aquaponics solar greenhouse: learning how we have set up our system and why.
This one-day course will run from 10am to 4pm.
Fantastic day, inspirational surroundings for an introduction to Aquaponics. Very informative and wonderful food.