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  • is nothing right now man I you know what I love youngsters taking initiative

  • especially when it comes to looking after the environment is sustainable way

  • and one youngster name is Rick of these thirteen-year-olds aspired to be a

  • marine biologist and in the passion for aquaponics grabbed a coupon is an

  • integrated system where you raised fish Negro plans all in the sink incredibly

  • complicated system but it works so well in all 22 years she has got a

  • flourishing business tickets thirteen-year old wrinkly srinagar is

  • the head girl and Camille 14 primary school cross country athlete choir

  • member and part of two other school clubs she also rose one of the four

  • biggest aquaponics businesses in South Africa inspired me was once I watched

  • movie Dolphin Tale it's something in my head just went off and it was almost

  • like her long and just scream tree Sri Sri michael kelly's her business is

  • quite young

  • having only been in operation for 18 months tending her farm is a normal part

  • of legalese daily routine in the morning before I go to school I usually property

  • see if it's inspired if there's stuff I want to workers to do around the day

  • during the day I write a list and I'll leave it on days and they will do it 5

  • o'clock when I come back to school are you come back to the fish see if

  • everything is fine I want to see the work is done

  • ask them to do during the weekends the returnees very different because then i

  • working and I'm cleaning and I have to do the water quality taste

  • it took me about twenty two months to get my farm so we would use today I

  • can't believe she's getting a lot of interest locally as it provides an

  • eco-friendly supply of food and doesn't require additional land for farming of

  • vegetables a win-win situation for poverty-stricken communities and become

  • self-sustaining challenges facing while running my father is electricity

  • electricity is really expensive some trying to to get over you get off the

  • grid by using solar and then also water what's he's an expensive so I'm trying

  • to recirculating filtered water and other challenges temperatures the

  • features optimum temperature is run about 27 to 28 degrees so far the donny

  • has been supportive of his daughters in president vision and even chaperone her

  • on a week-long agriculture cause she learned the ins and out of the business

  • the guys down there was a little bit reluctant told him you know somebody

  • which was only than 12 years old and the guy said to me listen I don't think it's

  • going to work and I just see it in person this is passion don't kill

  • passion

  • charts and he said to me well if you come to chaperone

  • will make a plan and if it very very well they didn't allow the crime that's

  • day to everybody's surprise contrary to what people think her father doesn't run

  • her father Italy's generate enough income to employ an assistant who keeps

  • an eye on the farm while she's at school in what he wants to accomplish she's got

  • big dreams I don't think it's necessarily dreams I think it is this

  • reasonable targets so we'll work with in guiding and mentoring now to get there

  • in trying to see if we can get the capital for her to be able to do that

  • economists see time and again that it's entrepreneurship it'll grow the economy

  • and lead to prosperity for the nation not yet in high school but Italy's

  • leading the way

  • showing that age is no barrier to success

is nothing right now man I you know what I love youngsters taking initiative

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13 year old’s successful aquaponics & aquaponics business

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