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A Vertical Aquaponic Eco Farming Project in PR

Or as I’ve nick-named it- “The Tryon Project”,
after it’s creator, Mr. Richard Tryon.

Puerto Rico University Student Pointing to a Commercial Package of Recao in SalinasI had the great privilege of meeting Mr. Tryon and his wife where he gave me (and me 1st Mate) the big tour and back-story of his Santa Isabel pilot project.

We got there just as a van full of college students were leaving. That’s not Recao, but Cilantro he’s holding up. Very polite dude, BTW.

This article is somewhat of a departure from my usual travel material, but I like it because it shows off some of the more interesting projects being done in Puerto Rico. Especially any effort to help create self-suffecient, self-relient individuals like me-self… ARRG! I also thought Puerto Ricans on the mainland would be interested in this as well. So here’s what I got. Continue reading

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