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Published: 20 November 2012

Unfortunately, when growing plants, the need for having a plan to manage pests is a reality. Following are a few of the basic steps taken in FoodMachine systems to prevent pests as well as deal with issues should they arise.

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Published: 13 November 2012

System start-up is generally one of the most challenging times in any aquaponics system.

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Published: 31 July 2012

We recently visited the World Grace Mission Center site to do some follow-up training on running the system. The team is now in place that will be running the system full time so we wanted to make sure everyone was comfortable with how the FoodMachine works.

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Published: 05 June 2012

We just got back from a great trip to the Dominican Republic. On this trip we had the chance to visit the two sites previously installed and continue training on how to run the systems effectively.

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Published: 10 April 2012

The second site for the FoodMachine in the Dominican Republic is in Santo Domingo. This site is a bit larger than the first site in Azua. It has half the grow-bed area as the FoodMachine in Kona, HI. We were able to help with a significant part of the construction for this site during the trip.

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Published: 02 April 2012

Here are some pictures from the sites we are working on in the Dominican Republic. We did some training at the site in Azua and are helping build and train at the one in Santo Domingo. More pictures, photos, and a thorough update to come.

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Published: 25 April 2011

“A threefold challenge now faces the world: Match the rapidly changing demand for food from a larger and more affluent population to its supply; do so in ways that are environmentally and socially sustainable; and ensure that the world’s poorest people are no longer hungry. This challenge requires changes

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