Bait Ali aquaponic farm
Bait Ali aquaponic farm
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Commenced:
01/07/2012
Submitted:
20/10/2012
Last updated:
07/10/2015
Location:
Beit Ali Lodge, Wadi Rum, JO
Website:
www.byspokes.org
Climate zone:
Arid





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Colin  Simpson Damian Lester João Gonçalves Lorena Viladomat Mohammad Saleh
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Bait Ali aquaponic farm

Project Type

Urban, Rural, Community, School Projects, Demonstration, Educational

Project Summary

A sustainable farm in the middle of the dessert! Aquaponics is a great way to grow vegetables and save water. The greenhouse has been built form wate materials - tyres, water bottles, adobe - and is open for demonstration, courses or just to sit down talk and enjoy!

Project Description

Bait Ali lodge has the vision of becoming a sustainable lodge, but at the same time to give something back to the community. So we helped them build a small sustainable greenhouse with wicking beds and aquaponics. They are now able to produce some of their food locally and sustainably.

The greenhouse is open for anyone who wants to learn about more sustainable ways of farming. It is also a very important demonstration site aiming to get funding for further projects within the community.

Byspokes.org will be holding 2 aquaponic courses this year

1.- 16, 17 and 18 of November 2012

2.- 21, 22, 23 of December 2012

For more information pelase contact [email protected] or [email protected]

 

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