Aquaponics system with a sign that reads: "no fertilser needed here!"

Fish Poo Can Save the World

This is a past event from Manchester Science Festival 2018.

Ever wondered how far your food has travelled before it reaches your plate? What if we could grow our own, much closer to home? Well, we can, thanks to some amazing techniques and a special ingredient – fish poo! Discover the latest wave in environmentally friendly farming with Real Food Wythenshawe. Meet the Tilapia fish, say “hi” to the worms and find out how we can all enjoy greener food.

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Friday 26 October 2018,
10.30am - 12.30pm

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Real Food Wythenshawe Geodome, The Manchester College (Wythenshawe Campus), Brownley Road, Wythenshawe, Greater Manchester, M22 9TG

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Families 10+

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