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Aquaponic Farm Visit & Mini Hydroponic Workshop

May 4 @ 10:00 - 14:00
Free
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As part of the Erasmus+ Growing Together project, the innovative startup Peas Unlimited will be hosting 15 lucky youths at their roof top aquaponic farm followed by a Mini Hydroponic Workshop on Saturday 4th May at 10am until 14:00. This is an opportunity not to be missed for those people who always wanted to learn the ins and outs of aquaponics as well as hydroponics which our host Alex will be able to discuss in detail during the Q&A session. Timeline on the day: 9:00 – Transport from Floriana (FoE Malta office) to roof top farm in Marsascala 10:00 – Aquaponic Farm Tour 11:30 – Q&A Session 12:15 – Transport from Marsascala to FoE Malta office 13:00 – Mini Hydroponic Workshop 14:00 – End of workshop For the Mini Hydroponic Workshop, all participants will need to bring a glass jar with them (minimum jar height of 15cm and mouth opening of 8cm minimum) with a sturdy lid in order to upcycle the jar into a beautiful hydroponic system growing some fresh herbs – perfect for a home office! If you require transport to reach Marscala, kindly select YES on the form below and we will organise a minibus for participants from Floriana to Marsascala and back. If you are between the age of 13-30 and are interested in participating, kindly fill in the form below. Spaces are limited so make sure to book ASAP. For any queries email Mandy at mandy@foemalta.org

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  This project is co-financed by the  Ministry for Education and Employment (MEDE) and the Parliamentary Secretary for Youth, Sport and Voluntary Organisation.      
Details
Date: May 4
Time: 10:00 - 14:00
Cost: Free
Event CategoryFarm Visit
Organiser
Organizer Name: Friends of the Earth Malta