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Aug. 13, 2009

Video: Aquaponics Demonstration

by Austen Saltz

Konstantine Ouranitsas shows off his self-sustaining farming system.

What is Aquaponics?

Aquaponics is a bio-integrated system that links recirculating aquaculture with hydroponic vegetable, flower, and/or herb production. Recent advances by researchers and growers alike have turned aquaponics into a working model of sustainable food production.

More Information on Aquaponics:
Wikipedia Entry
| Aquaponics.com | On YouTube | PDF Document

Produced, directed and written by Jesse Medalia-Strauss, Julian Cohen-Serrins, and Austen Saltz.
Special thanks to the Churchill School, Raul Hernandez, and Konstantine Ouranitsas.

About Austen Saltz

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