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Open House / Aquaponic Intro March 23rd 1-3pm
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Hi everyone, We will be having an open house/intro to Aquaponics on March 23rd from 1:00pm -3:00pm.  at our home in Desert Hills. (Far North Phoenix). We will be having a hands on tour of an IBC tote…Continue

Tags: Demo, House, Open, Hydroponics, Aquaponics

Started this discussion. Last reply by Donald Kupper Mar 22, 2013.

Black Soldier Flies
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I did some searching in the forum, and found most of the posts are a bit older. Has anyone had great luck with BSF's here in Phoenix. We had an opportunity to become a distributor, and purchased a…Continue

Tags: Bio-Pod, Flies, Soldier, Black, Grubs

Started this discussion. Last reply by Torrie B Feb 24, 2013.

 

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Donald Kupper replied to Dennis j.l. Hagood's discussion Waking this group up!!!!! in the group Aquaponics
"Hi Dennis,  We also gove classes from time to time here in the North Valley. We are in the business, but our main goal is education and we love to tech about aquaponics. We will have another class very soon, so keep an eye out here.  We…"
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May 5, 2013
Sheri Schmeckpeper replied to Donald Kupper's discussion Aquaponics Intro Class and Open House 3/23 1-3pm in the group Aquaponics
"Yes, it was good to see you. Thanks for passing out the cards. We have duckweed. Too bad you're WAY up there! :)  We had a duckweed die-off when the weather changed, which caused a bunch of clogging and resulting overflows, but it's…"
May 2, 2013
Donald Kupper replied to Donald Kupper's discussion Aquaponics Intro Class and Open House 3/23 1-3pm in the group Aquaponics
"Just give us a call (or email dkupper@ecopodgardens.com) a day or two in advance. We will be around this Sunday, but the greenhouse has some projects going on, and you will have to pardon our construction and experiments. "
May 2, 2013
Donald Kupper replied to Leesa Knox's discussion Rabbit meat
"I am not sure about meat, we get ours from a friend.  Nick at http://www.hostilehare.com/ is a great guy, and can set you up with rabbits, cages, and classes on raising and processing them. We will be starting ours after the summer…"
May 2, 2013
Sheryl replied to Donald Kupper's discussion Aquaponics Intro Class and Open House 3/23 1-3pm in the group Aquaponics
"Thanks, Don, that's very kind of you.  I actually live just south of you, 19th Ave/Happy Valley area, so not a long drive.  Is there any particular time that is more convenient for you than others?"
May 2, 2013
Donald Kupper replied to Donald Kupper's discussion Aquaponics Intro Class and Open House 3/23 1-3pm in the group Aquaponics
"Sheri,  we would love that, It was nice to see you over the weekend at the expo. I think I handed out all your cards. I do need to find some more duckweed, after I lost all of ours from an overflow I knew was coming and thought I…"
May 2, 2013
Donald Kupper replied to Donald Kupper's discussion Aquaponics Intro Class and Open House 3/23 1-3pm in the group Aquaponics
"Sheryl, we will be doing another class soon, it will be an early or later class due to the heat. However if you want to make the trek up, we are around most evenings and weekends, and love to show people the system, the mini farm, and teach all we…"
May 2, 2013
Sheryl replied to Donald Kupper's discussion Aquaponics Intro Class and Open House 3/23 1-3pm in the group Aquaponics
"Hi Don - is there any other time you've scheduled to have folks view your system?  Thanks for any info."
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At 12:18pm on February 11, 2013, Volunteer Manager said…

Hi Donald,

Welcome to the VPA! 

Thank you for your interest in volunteering with the VPA when signing-up to become an on-line member.  We are hosting a Volunteer Orientation at the VPA Office on Thursday, March 14th at 6:30pm-8:00pm.  Please RSVP here.  I also encourage you to join the “Volunteer” Group to stay alerted of all the volunteer opportunities we have available.  You, the Volunteer, make it possible for the VPA to accomplish our mission of inspiring sustainable urban living in the desert southwest.

Best Regards,

Kat Farris

Volunteer Manager

Kat@vpaaz.org

602-413-5700

At 10:47am on February 9, 2013, David Schwinghamer said…

Welcome to our aquaponic group here, we look forward to learning from you. 

There is another aquaponic group you may want to check out here- http://community.theaquaponicsource.com/group/arizona-aquaponics

At 8:32am on February 8, 2013, Lucy A Lieberman said…

Thank you for choosing to join the Valley Permaculture Alliance, a local 501C3 non-profit education organization that offers classes, training, activities, tours, events and demonstrations on various aspects of sustainable living around the Greater Phoenix Valley. You can read more about the VPA on the ‘About Us’ page, and explore the many groups and resources this Ning “social networking site” has to offer, as well as customize your own Profile Page and connect with new like-minded friends. By signing up as a member you are also signed up for our weekly newsletter which gives you descriptions of classes offered each weeks and dates for upcoming events.

 

You’re encouraged to browse the discussions, blogs, videos, comments to get a feel for our incredibly resourceful community, and to share your interests as well. There are many volunteer opportunities to assist with classes and events, so please let me know if you are interested in helping out when available.

 

We offer a variety of classes to our members on a fee basis ($15 or more) that goes toward venue hard-costs, also to our experienced and knowledgeable instructors, as well as to support the non-profit in providing quality education for improving our health, our communities and environment. See what classes you may be interested in attending by clicking our events tab, and feel free to contact us with any questions.

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Welcome to the VPA!

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