Monday, November 25, 2013

Aquaculture Presentations in Soperton, GA

Fish farmers and aquaponics entrepreneurs will all be interested in an upcoming set of talks scheduled to take place at the annual meeting of the Georgia Aquaculture Association (GAA). 

The meeting is set for January 16, 2014, in Soperton:

Dennard's Pond House 
5111 GA Highway 29 
Soperton, GA

Presentations will provide information about: 
  • Georgia Fish Inspections 
  • Food Safety and Aquaponics 
  • GATE Agriculture Tax Exemption 
  • Fish Stock Checks by Electrofishing 
  • Aquatic Plant Control 
  • Plant Management in Aquaponics 
  • Aquatic Applicator Credits 
Catfish lunch and presentations are from noon until 4:00 p.m. 
The business meeting for GAA begins at 4:00 p.m. 
Tours of local farms will follow the meeting. 
Cost for non-voting interested individuals is $15.

Preregistration is requested (so they know how much catfish to have on hand for frying). To register, please send your contact information to 

Kim and Keith Edge 
2829 Briarcliff Rd.
Soperton, GA 30457