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Tamar Oziel
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Please tell us which areas of Transition interest you. For example: growing more food/urban agriculture, relocalizing our economy/local currency, Permaculture, transit, energy efficient buildings, the arts, urban homesteading, preserving seed diversity, placemaking, potlucks, outreach, organizing events, community-building, having fun while saving the world, or...
Urban ag, aquaponics, hormone free tilapia, organic, local food
There's a saying that "Transition is not a spectator sport". It's true! Village Vancouver runs on people power, and engaging in activities and projects together helps us accomplish more. Which groups, networks, neighbourhood villages, or projects do you think you might be interested in getting involved with? And what knowledge, skills, resources or other assets can you bring to the mix? (Don't be bashful!)
I am Director of Operations at Noa Fisheries. We host aquaponics workshops and are coming to BC
What would you like to see improved in Vancouver or in your community regarding sustainability or resiliency? Do you have an idea for a new Transition project or activity?
We are working towards changing the commercial tilapia industry to hormone free. We carry a strain of tilapia that are all male tilapia that are hormone and GMO free. They are sex reversed using temperature shock. We also provide professional aquaponics training taught by experts to help people get off the right start.
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Tamar Oziel's Blog

How to save your fish during a black out in a temperate climate

Posted on January 5, 2014 at 5:41am 0 Comments

Well I hate to be annoying and tell you what you already know, but it is much easier to be prepared ahead of time. If you didn’t think of it, hopefully these tips will help.

Stop feeding

The first rule with fish. If you have a problem of any kind, stop feeding your fish until the problem is resolved. This may seem cruel but its not. Fish are cold blooded and do not need to eat everyday. They can go without food for even a month.

Humans are warm blooded and most of the…


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