Oko Farms

Educational Programs

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.