Oko Farms

Aquaponics Training Program

Explore urban aquaculture and sustainable food production.

Adult intensive training program

NYC’s only aquaponics training program offers adults the opportunity to explore sustainable food cultivation through a unique urban farming experience that integrates aquaculture, hydroponics, and soil cultivation.

This full season immersion program provides a realistic experience of what it takes to operate a productive aquaponics farm while undertaking the physical and mental demands required to run a small farm operation. Participants will also learn basic principles of effective community development that helps to create self-sustaining projects in their communities and will leave the course with practical experience in training others.