Andy McArdle - Founder
Andrew McArdle graduated from Texas A&M University - Corpus Christi with an M.S. in Fisheries and Mariculture where the bulk of his work revolved around commercial aquaponic production. He was a Research Associate with Texas AgriLife Research in Weslaco, TX where he designed and operated a 1,500 sq.ft. aquaponic system that was used for both research and public outreach. Currently, Andrew is the Owner of Mountain Man Micro Farms LLC, a small, urban farm, specializing in specialty herbs and microgreens. Along with operating this urban farm he has partnered with Targeted Aquaponics that is based out of Dallas, TX. With this partnership, Andrew is working on aquaponic system designs to help feed schools and orphanages around the world.