Instructor: Yemi Amu

Yemi Amu
Yemi Amu is the co-founder and the Farm Manager at Oko Farms Aquaponics Center in Brooklyn. She directs all of Oko Farms' programs including education, design/build projects and community related activities.Over the past decade, she has facilitated the creation and maintenance of over 20 edible spaces throughout NYC; created and implemented various culinary, nutrition and gardening programs for both youth and adults; and promotes aquaponics as a tool for environmental awareness and stewardship. Yemi has a M.A. in Health and Nutrition Education from Teachers College, Columbia University. She was awarded Hunter College NYC Food Policy Center, Rising Star in NYC Food Policy (2016).

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This class will take place online. Registered students will receive login instructions.
As urban populations expand and access to arable land and potable water shrinks, agri-entrepreneurs are turning to innovative systems to grow food indoors without soil-aeroponics, aquaponics, more...
222HRT155AO 12/09 Th 6:00pm-7:00pm Yurgalevitch
Mejia
Amu
DeBrota
Kell
ONLINE
223HRT155BO 02/03 Th 6:00pm-7:00pm Yurgalevitch
Mejia
Amu
DeBrota
Kell
ONLINE