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Saturday, February 4 • 3:00pm - 4:15pm
Adventures in Aquaponics and Greenhouses: Case Studies for year-round food production

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The future of food depends on sustainable and efficient food production. This session will showcase passive solar, energy efficient greenhouses for residential and commercial applications as well as aquaponics which can operate as a stand-alone automated production system, or better as an integrated farming solution, which incorporates seamlessly with farms and gardens.  Ceres Greenhouse Solutions and Colorado Aquaponics has built several systems across Colorado that have been operating for years. From schoolrooms to mental health centers, urban apartments to food deserts, you can see how easy it can be to grow food year-round in any space!

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JD Sawyer

Colorado Aquaponics and The Aquaponics Source
As the owner of Colorado Aquaponics and The Aquaponics Source, JD Sawyer has been building and operating aquaponic systems and greenhouses, while providing education for schools and communities throughout Colorado and the world. JD has been a pioneer in this burgeoning sustainable food industry for almost a decade. He was the chair of the annual Aquaponics Association conference and served on the advisory board until 2014. He is also a lead... Read More →
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Paige Schavey

Paige Schavey | Project Manager - Ceres Greenhouse Solutions | Paige is an Environmental Designer with a passion for all aspects of sustainability and design. With a Bachelor’s Degree in Architectural Studies from the University of Colorado, Paige brings years of experience of design thinking and production to Ceres, where she manages the local residential projects. In her free time, you will find her in the wilderness somewhere or in the... Read More →


Saturday February 4, 2017 3:00pm - 4:15pm
S228 University of Colorado Sustainability, Energy and Environment Complex (SEEC), 4001 Discovery Drive, Boulder, CO 80303

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