Aquaponics is a method of raising fish while utilizing their waste products to grow vegetables. It is a highly scalable technology that can be implemented either in the home or commercially. This workshop will cover the theory, design, and construction of an aquaponic system. Discussion will include fish & plant species selection, water quality concerns, … Continue reading Aquaponics Workshop – May 19th 1-4pm
Thanks for taking these excellent photos Sebastien! Click below for the full shoot- More!!! https://radixcenter.org/radix-center/radix-center-photos-by-sebastien-barre-from-south-end-earth-day/
In late March, 5th grade students from the Albany Montessori Magnet School paid another visit to the Radix Center - click below to see photos: https://radixcenter.org/workshops/spring-2012-montessori-magnet-student-visit/
The spring rains are finally here, and present a great time to scatter seedballs. Making seedballs is a fun activity for groups of kids and adults alike. To make, mix together: 3 parts clay 2 parts aged compost 1 part seed Shape into large grape size balls, and scatter! The clay holds the ball together … Continue reading Seedballs!
Members of the Student Sustainability Council and faculty and staff Sustainability Coordinators from the University at Albany arrived in one of UAlbany's hybrid buses for a tour of the Radix Center in May 2012. The tour was organized by Mary Ellen Mallia, Director of the Office of Environmental Sustainability, which spearheads UAlbany's efforts towards sustainability, including: … Continue reading SUNY Albany Sustainability Group Visit