Launching INMED’s Aquaponics System at South African High School

Air products Inmed 28 Aug 5Hoer Skool Carel de Wet, a technical high school in Vanderbijlpark, South Africa, was the site of the launch of INMED’s largest aquaponics unit in the country. Linda Pfeiffer, President and CEO of INMED Partnerships for Children, joined representatives of Air Products, which partnered with INMED on this project, students and the principal from the high school, and members of the press and the community to kick off the innovative farming unit at the school.

View this video to see excerpts from the launch event, which features speeches from Linda, Josua le Roux, General Manager – Central Support Air Products and Gawie Richter, Principal of Carel de Wet Technical High School, plus a planting demonstration at the aquaponics unit.… Read the rest...

Aquaponics Construction in Free State, South Africa

INMED Partnerships for Children is currently constructing a commercial-scale aquaponic system in the small town of Monyakeng in Free State, South Africa. The system will benefit a cooperative group of disabled farmers there. The project includes training in agriculture techniques, further assisting the farmers to become self-sustainable.

In this video, a representative of the Department of Agriculture and Rural Development in the Free State Province speaks about what it means to the Department and to the residents of  South Africa to have INMED’s support.

 

 

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