Aquaponics

Small Scale Aquaponics

Ann Forsthoefel talks about the learning curve she has experienced developing her small scale aquaponics system of growing food she plans to sell to local markets.

Coming Next: Aquaponics

Coming Next: Aquaponics

Aquaponics is a method of raising produce and fish together within a mutually benefiting system where the fish provides the nutrients for the plants, and the plants grow without soil, or for the need of additional nutrients. Chef Robert Wiley demonstrates how to make a classic fish fry with marinaded catfish and homemade hush puppies.

Why Winter Crops Can Grow Sweeter

Why Winter Crops Can Grow Sweeter

Farmer Tom DeNoble of DeNoble Farm Fresh talks about the crops he grows in winter, and the special role that colder temperatures play with his brassica crops.

Winter Farming: A Tale of Bitter and Sweet

Winter Farming: A Tale of Bitter and Sweet

When it comes to farming through the winter months, Tom DeNoble of DeNoble’s Farm Fresh Produce in Tillamook is no romantic. “Winter farming is a big gamble,” he said. “It’s like rolling the dice every year.”