An Organic "Farm to Table" Agrihood
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Grace Sylke and Oliver Duffy are the founders of two Aquaponics companies, Aquaponics USA and Aquaponics World, LLC. They started Aquaponics USA in 2009, and it has become one of the leading-edge companies in the burgeoning field of Agriculture known as Aquaponics. Aquaponics USA builds state of the art Family and STEM Food Growing Systems for homes and schools. Aquaponics World, LLC, founded in 2012, designs and builds custom large-scale Food Forever™ Farms that are the center of Agrihood communities like Homesteader’s Haven. We are honored to have been chosen to bring Aquaponics food growing technology to this Organic “Farm to Table” Agrihood.
Marshall Logvin - Agrihood Crop and Garden Design Consultant
Marshall Logvin has been a Principle Investigator for several USDA National Institute of Food & Agriculture (NIFA) grants and is the current coordinator of a USDA/NIFA Grant at Central Arizona College. He is a retired biology professor whose academic focus was environmental biology, sustainability, biotechnology and agriculture. He will soon be an Americorps volunteer with the University of Arizona Navajo County Cooperative Extension assigned as the coordinator for the White Mountain Community Garden in Show Low. Marshall will help WMCG develop into a sustainable organic community garden.
Marshall will bring Homesteader's Haven expertise in planning and implementing a successful community garden operation. Included will be designing a computerized central irrigation system, raised bed gardening, organic composting, soil amending, natural weed control and integrated pest management to optimize productivity. His knowledge of soil chemistry and soil bacteria as well as his extensive network of research colleagues will significantly enhance our Agrihood success.
Kerr Cole Sustainable Living Center is a rural, off grid 10 acre working homestead that is managed by a 501c3 foundation board of directors. Kerr Cole has scheduled tours at 11:00 AM on the Second Saturday of each month where visitors receive a complete tour of this homestead and all the applications of harnessing the suns power that the founders Barbara Kerr & Sherry Cole developed. The Kerr Cole center located at 3310 Papermill Road in Taylor, Arizona is the present model home and sales office for Homesteaders Haven. For more information, please contact center manager Tony Tangalos @ 602-321-4100. For directions to either Kerr Cole or Homesteader’s Haven please visit the CONTACT page.