The topic of Food Sustainability is a critical piece to the environmental movement.  After research various alternatives, UCF Executive Dave Oswald,  has decided to focus his Master’s thesis on a valuable initiative that uses a closed-loop type system to grow and cultivate fish (Aquaculture) and hydroponically grow plants. This solution could help feed impoverished areas that are currently unable to grow their own food.   The result, a beautiful process known as AQUAPONICS!

Through events, Dave helps to educate IDEAS members on this sustainable agriculture method and provide an experiential learning laboratory called the MICE Lab (Minimal Input Controlled Environment) Lab!

Initiative Leader, Dave Oswald, describes the process of Hydroponics


For more information about Aquaponics, email Dave at:

One response to “Aquaponics

  1. Pingback: IDEAS for Food Sustainability | IDEAS

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Logo

You are commenting using your account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s