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Touring a Special Aquaponic System

Our systems are versatile - they can be suited to meet your needs. In July, our CEO Kaben Smallwood brought viewers on a tour of a special aquaponic system that grows a variety of crops, including some of the first commercial hemp plants in the state of Oklahoma. These are recent pictures of the same plants from the tour... Talk about a total transformation! If you're interested in learning how to grow your own organic produce, register for our Introduction to Aquaponics Certification Course we are holding in conjunction with Eastern Oklahoma State College on Oct. 13. Register soon to get our early-bird special.

Don’t throw out your extra cucumber! Cucumber Sandwiches with Garlic Aioli Recipe

Looking for a way to get rid of some of your cucumber? Try our take on a popular, English teatime classic. It’s perfect for lunch or a mid-afternoon snack. Cucumber Sandwich Prep time: 5 minutes Yield: 4 sandwiches Ingredients: 2 medium cucumbers, thinly sliced 8 slices of desired bread (we recommend honey oat wheat bread), toasted, for 4 sandwiches Aioli: 1/2 cup mayonnaise 1/2 cup sour cream 1 tablespoon lemon juice 1 tablespoon minced garlic 1 teaspoon dill 1 teaspoon chives Directions: In a small bowl, combine mayonnaise, sour cream, lemon juice, garlic, dill and chives. Mix until just combined. On two pieces of toast of desired bread, spread the aioli onto both pieces, covering facing s

Introducing STEM to Kindergartners Through Aquaponics

On the beautiful morning of Aug. 23, 11 kindergarten students from Drexel Academy, located in north Tulsa, Oklahoma, explored aquaponics in their classroom. I introduced engineering and STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics) by sharing how aquaponics works and why it’s important to learn how nature works so we can overcome many challenges and protect our most precious resources. Students took apart an aquaponic system and discussed how each component is important. They even dismantled a pump and learned how centrifugal pumps work! Next, we converted an aquaponic system kit from a nutrient film technique designed aquaponic system into a media based ebb flow design to greatly

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P.O. Box 363 - Talihina, Oklahoma 74571
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