(Past Event) 21st July 2016 – Intro to aquaponics + Fish, Broodstock + Hatchery MGMT with Eric Roderick of FishGen

The first session of our 12 week Commercial Aquaponics Course!

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It’s our great pleasure to welcome Eric Roderick back to Bristol Fish Project for the 3rd time! Eric will take us through his experience of farming with Tilapia and Aquaponics around the world. He gives us an overview of the state of the industry then starts us in our journey into understand broodstock and hatchery management. You can also read Eric’s article on YY males here.

Eric Roderick is the Managing Director of FishGen, a British Company, based at Swansea University (SU) that was set up to commercialise the extensive research undertaken by scientists at SU and collaborators worldwide. Fishgen’s main focus is genetic enhancement in tilapia (NB this is not GMO), promoting these technologies through provision of consultancy services and sales of improved fish; the income generated funding further research and product development.

Please register here for this session –

If you want to book the full 12 weeks, please register here (its slightly cheaper to book all 12)

For details of our other events (and links for those wishing to pay for each unit separately) are available from


If you can’t afford the course but are keen to join us, please email info@bristolfish.org

Thursday, 21 July 2016 from 19:00 to 21:00 (BST) Add to Calendar
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