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Project Feed 1010 project manager Jessica Day first met 8th grade biology teacher Tom McFadden, of The Nueva School in Hillsborough, California, at the 2017 National Science Teachers Association (NSTA) conference in Los Angeles! He and his incredible colleagues have worked tirelessly to incorporate food...

Shari Carswell APES Teacher Mayde Creek High School Houston, Texas I teach AP Environmental Science and Aquatic Science in Houston, Texas. I have integrated several agricultural project based lessons over my 6 years of teaching and successfully maintained classroom aquariums as part of my aquatics curriculum. So, combining my...

By Jessica Day PF1010 Project Manager, Institute for Systems Biology Project Feed 1010 citizen scientists conduct their research with many types of aquaponic systems! The system you decide to build should be determined based on your project objectives, finances, and the amount of time you have available to...

Project Feed 1010 was recently featured by writer Maria Dolan in Age of Awareness, an online magazine that features stories providing creative, innovative, and sustainable changes to the education system. In her article, Dolan highlights and explores PF1010's quest in sustainable agriculture and STEM education. How will...

Ryan Colvin Bothell, WA Village of Life, Ghana Studied at Alderleaf Wilderness College Project Feed 1010 partners with organizations around the world to support the development of sustainable agriculture and education. Ryan Colvin, one partner based in Washington, is using resources and the knowledge he gained to integrate sustainable...

By Gabby Alonso Senior at Glacier Peak High School 2016 Ambassador When my molecular biology instructor first asked me what I knew of aquaponics, all I could do was rake my brain for any Latin or Greek root word associations. I sheepishly offered that aquaponics had “something to...

Radhika Dalal, a 2016 PF1010 ambassador, presented a talk at TEDxSnoIsleLibraries on Nov. 18. She is a senior at Kamiak High School in Mukilteo. She talks about how the Internet and social media are evolving the concepts of "community" and changing how Millennials define the American Dream....

By Vikram Baliga CEA- Horticulture Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service, Lubbock County   Lubbock, Texas is a city of approximately 250,000, nestled in the heart of the Southern High Plains of Texas about 30 miles west of the edge of the Caprock Escarpment. This fascinating geological formation, which sits...

By Radhika Dalal Senior at Kamiak High School 2016 Ambassador Arranging for Funding You’ve finally created the blueprint for your optimum aquaponic system. However, finding funding for your dream design can be difficult, especially if you don’t know where to look for the resources you need. Don’t worry, that’s...

By Emily Kohl 2016 Ambassador Senior at Newport High School After setting up a hydroponics or aquaponics system, it’s really important to collect data. Not only is it essential to keep your fish and plants healthy and happy, but it’s also important in order to keep the system...