Murphy Highlights Meriden Innovator, Trifecta Ecosystems, As “Murphy’s Innovator of the Month”
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Murphy Highlights Meriden Innovator, Trifecta Ecosystems, As “Murphy’s Innovator of the Month”

This article was original published on Senator Chris Murphy’s website. WASHINGTON – U.S. Senator Chris Murphy (D-Conn.) announced that Trifecta Ecosystems – an urban farming technology company on a mission to create a City that Feeds Itself™ – is “Murphy’s Innovator of the Month.” In 2012, Glastonbury, Connecticut natives Spencer Curry and Kieran Foran co-founded Trifecta Systems...

Month Two Of WeeklyHarvest Has Begun – See How It’s Changing The Way We Eat
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Month Two Of WeeklyHarvest Has Begun – See How It’s Changing The Way We Eat

We started off 2018 strong with the release of our brand new subscription food program, WeeklyHarvest – and let’s just say it’s already made some huge changes in our lives and the lives of our members. We’ve seen members turn to completely vegetarian or vegan diets, we’ve satisfied “farmer’s market fresh” cravings that are sorely...

Trifecta Ecosystems Partners With CREC to Advance Innovation in Education Across Connecticut
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Trifecta Ecosystems Partners With CREC to Advance Innovation in Education Across Connecticut

For 50 years, Connecticut’s Capitol Region Education Council (CREC) has helped the state’s school districts, including its own 16 interdistrict magnet schools, meet the changing educational needs of children in grades Pre-K through 12 through a wide array of cost-effective and high-quality programs and services. To advance its mission of providing innovation in education and...

How We’re Fighting Food Waste With Donations
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How We’re Fighting Food Waste With Donations

There are many factors that contribute to food waste in America – so many factors that we’re now up to $165 billion in food waste per year. When we started Trifecta Ecosystems, we knew that we had to work on combating this worldwide issue on a local level. We had to immediately focus our attention...

New London Loses Out on Aquaponics Project
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New London Loses Out on Aquaponics Project

New London Will No Longer Be Home to CT’s Newest Aquaponics Project Unfortunately it looks like we won’t be getting any new aquaponics neighbors anytime soon. New London was next slated to be receiving an aquaponics system. The project was part of a proposal to bring a new hotel to New London’s Fort Trumbull peninsula....

On December 20, 2017December 20, 2017by
High School in NYC Adds Rooftop Aquaponics
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High School in NYC Adds Rooftop Aquaponics

NYC Rooftop Aquaponics Adds New Tool For Learning For High Schoolers the Food and Finance High School in NYC recently upgraded its agriculture program with a rooftop aquaponics system. Philson A.A. Warner, founding director of the Conell Cooperative Extension – New York City (CUCE-NYC) is heading up the new Hydroponics, Aquaculture Aquaponics Learning Lab. The...

On December 18, 2017December 18, 2017by
Weekly Round-Up 12/15/17
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Weekly Round-Up 12/15/17

Happy Friday! You may have noticed we change the name to our Friday post.  This is to reflect our change in our subscription program which now has the name WeeklyHarvest. We changed up our model a bit to be a monthly pay as you go option instead of the traditional CSA model which makes you...

On December 15, 2017December 15, 2017by
Egypt-Based Bustan Aquaponics Helping Egypt’s Food Security
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Egypt-Based Bustan Aquaponics Helping Egypt’s Food Security

Bustan Aquaponics Looks To Create Food Security In Egypt Bustan Aquaponics is providing a much-needed alternative to Egypt’s traditional agriculture paradigm. Egypt has historically been called the ‘gift of the Nile’ and enjoyed a rich agricultural tradition. However, in recent years, Egypt has been facing two huge factors making it very food insecure, a rising...

On December 13, 2017December 13, 2017by