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Dr. George B. Brooks, Jr. posted a discussion in Aquaponics
Great growth in Barry and Catherine Cohen's system in South Phoenix.
Apr 1, 2016
Dr. George B. Brooks, Jr. replied to Dr. George B. Brooks, Jr.'s discussion Restarting Discussion in Aquaponics
"Greetings. The photo was taken in December 2015. It is a new concept in aquaponics called S-CAp (Self-Contained Aquaponics). It is not as simple as it looks but much simpler and easier than traditional techniques. I am developing a website about it…"
Mar 28, 2016
Dr. George B. Brooks, Jr. replied to Dr. George B. Brooks, Jr.'s discussion Restarting Discussion in Aquaponics
"An excellent article! Thank you. Ok lets followup on what you said:

"They had a 100 sq ft bed (5 ft by 20) which produced 235.8 pounds of food over 5 months (April to September)."

A quick question. Is April to September 5 months or 6?…"
Feb 28, 2016
Dr. George B. Brooks, Jr. replied to Dr. George B. Brooks, Jr.'s discussion Restarting Discussion in Aquaponics
"Greetings. My apologies for being out to touch. Back to you shortly."
Feb 28, 2016
Dr. George B. Brooks, Jr. replied to Dr. George B. Brooks, Jr.'s discussion Restarting Discussion in Aquaponics
"Greetings Dan. Yes you saw the idea of a Tour de Tanks recently on the Arizona Aquaponics page on Facebook. I think it is a great idea. But again, I am biased ;-)"
Feb 17, 2016
Dr. George B. Brooks, Jr. replied to Dr. George B. Brooks, Jr.'s discussion Restarting Discussion in Aquaponics
"Greetings Catherine. Thanks for the question. Yes. Called SCAp (Self Contained Aquaponics) particular type of aquaponics is a new techniques designed to lower operating and construction costs by about 2/3rds while maintaining production rates equal…"
Feb 17, 2016
Dr. George B. Brooks, Jr. posted a discussion in Aquaponics
Well, there has been no discussion here since November 2015 so I thought I would through in this local (Phoenix) photo as a catalyst.  There are now 4 of these in operation and the number is growing.
Feb 14, 2016
Dr. George B. Brooks, Jr. posted a discussion in Aquaponics
AGS 166 Aquaponics Spring 2015 is open and ready for enrollment!
Oct 6, 2014
Dr. George B. Brooks, Jr. replied to Dr. George B. Brooks, Jr.'s discussion New Arizona Aquaculture Association Forming in Aquaponics
"We have confirmed the next meeting of The Aquaculture Association.
August 28th 2014 @The Palo Verde Room @4341 E Broadway RdPhoenix, AZ 85040@ 6:00 pm"
Aug 28, 2014
Dr. George B. Brooks, Jr. replied to Dr. George B. Brooks, Jr.'s discussion Aquaponics course at MCC approved in Aquaponics
"Yes, the course will be offered again in Spring 2015. "
Aug 23, 2014
Dr. George B. Brooks, Jr. replied to Dr. George B. Brooks, Jr.'s discussion New Arizona Aquaculture Association Forming in Aquaponics
"Making progress. Last night's meeting of the Arizona Aquaculture Association 7/14/2014."
Jul 15, 2014
Dr. George B. Brooks, Jr. replied to Dr. George B. Brooks, Jr.'s discussion Aquaponics course at MCC approved in Aquaponics
"As promised, with the name change from Aquaculture to Aquaponics, what is likely the first college accredited full semester in classroom/lab aquaponics course in the western United States is now official at Mesa Community College (Mesa Arizona).…"
Jun 23, 2014
Dr. George B. Brooks, Jr. replied to Dr. George B. Brooks, Jr.'s discussion New Arizona Aquaculture Association Forming in Aquaponics
"The next meeting for the Arizona Aquaculture Association will be Monday night on July 14th, 2014 at 7:00 P.M. This will be held at the Maricopa County Extension 4341 E Broadway RdPhoenix, AZ…"
Jun 14, 2014
Dr. George B. Brooks, Jr. posted a discussion in Aquaponics
This evening 13 individuals gathered at the University of Arizona Cooperative Extension office in Phoenix Arizona to make history by restarting the Arizona aquaculture association. Under the leadership of Rick West the next step is to develop the…
Jun 10, 2014
Dr. George B. Brooks, Jr. replied to Dr. George B. Brooks, Jr.'s discussion Aquaponics course at MCC approved in Aquaponics
"Greetings. Just a reminder, the course name changes officially to Aquaponics June 24th, 2014. This is a one semester course. Will there be more and advanced courses? We will see. But the enthusiastic response is certainly encouraging ;-) "
Jun 4, 2014
Dr. George B. Brooks, Jr. replied to Dr. George B. Brooks, Jr.'s discussion Aquaponics course at MCC approved in Aquaponics
"My thanks to everyone who signed up, the aquaponics class at Mesa Community College is now full. See you in August 2014!"
Jun 4, 2014
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