Monthly Archives: January 2008
My background includes a B.S. in Biology from U.W.- Milwaukee, Four years as a research specialist at the U.W. Aquaculture Institute and four years as a production manager at Wisconsin’s largest private trout hatchery. I served three years on the … Continue reading
Chef John Howell recently listed fresh black sea bass as one of the specials at the Bridge Tender restaurant in resort town on the North Carolina shore. He stuffed it with crab, topped it with salsa. “We sold out of … Continue reading
As a lead scientist of the Great Lakes Aquaculture Center research program and on behalf of the Great Lakes WATER Institute, I am writing this letter in support of the proposed Urban Permaculture Center (UPC). Market demand for perch is … Continue reading
Leon graduated from the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee (UWM) School of Education-Cultural Foundation with a MS in 1972. He received an MBA from the UWM School of Business Administration in 1969 and also acquired a BA in Latin & Greek Classic … Continue reading
Jon was raised in Milwaukee, attended Bay View High School, and graduated from UWM in 1966 with a degree in Botany. He served with the U.S. Navy as a flight instructor in basic jet training and as an aircraft carrier … Continue reading
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Aquaculture is the cultivation of aquatic organisms. Unlike fishing, aquaculture, also known as aquafarming, implies the cultivation of aquatic populations under controlled conditions. Mariculture refers to aquaculture practiced in marine environments. Particular kinds of aquaculture include algaculture (the production of … Continue reading
The current board members have been selected for their dedication to the mission of the Urban Aquaculture Center and their individual strengths to assist in moving the project forward: Leon Todd – UAC Founder Jon Bales – UAC Founder Mike … Continue reading
Our November Press Release announces our intentions and hopes.
Our October meeting was a great success. Read the meeting minutes.