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Yemi Amu

Co-Founder and Farm Manager, Oko Farms


Yemi Amu is the Co-Founder and Farm Manager of Oko Farms, an urban commercial aquaculture and education company in Brooklyn, NY. She manages a 2,500 square foot outdoor aquaponics farm in Bushwick, Brooklyn that cultivates a variety of freshwater fish along with a diverse array of vegetables and herbs. Yemi works actively to increase local food cultivation in NYC by facilitating the development and maintenance of edible gardens at schools and community based organizations dedicated to providing locally grown produce to their constituents.