A cosy cottage for couples or families to enjoy the farm
Discover the basic prinicples of aquaponics & learn about the different systems on the farm.
Look around the aquaponics solar greenhouse, the cold water Edible Garden and mini-rig systems.
Find out what plants grow well in our systems and how we adjust the system to suit different crops.
Enjoy a delicious lunch
What to consider when building a system, including: looking at different types of home systems; comparing back garden and commercial systems; pitfalls to avoid and making your system as efficient as possible.
Another chance to look around the greenhouse and ask any remaining questions.
Spend a day getting to know the aquaponics systems on the Humble by Nature farm and learn more about successfully running a system at home.
Greenhouse Manager Beca will show you around the aquaponics solar greenhouse, the Edible Garden pond system and the mini aquaponics rig. You'll learn about the basic principles of aquaponics; find out why we chose the systems used on the farm and how they work.
Beca will discuss how she has developed the crops, cultivation methods, sustainable mineral additives, sustainable fish foods, plant health, pest control and harvesting methods that suit our aquaponics greenhouse best.
This day will have plenty of time in the greenhouse and the opportunity to discuss practical considerations for designing your own system at home.
This course will run from 10am until 4pm.