Jasper County fish farmer recognized at Indiana State Fair

Jasper County fish farmer recognized at Indiana State Fair

Posted: Aug 9, 2019 6:12 PM
Updated: Aug 9, 2019 6:12 PM

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a fish farmer from jasper county is today's featured farmer at the indiana state fair.jeff martin runs triple b tilapia with his family.martin calls himself a true entrepreneur.after getting out of the motor sport industry, he turned buildings on his land into a hatchery and fish farm.t-b-t has been running for three years now.most people think indiana farming is limited to corn, soy beans and traditional livestock.he says he has enjoyed the challenge of starting a fish farm in a land locked state. and that he prides himself on providing a local product that is healthy and full of protein. martin says it's an honor to be one of 17 featured farmers at this years fair. 3< they're taking the time to say thank you to us for being a farmer, for taking care of people. and that's what we do, we're all about educating. > 3 m researching before opening his farm for business.he says he picked tilapia over other breeds of fish because of its ability to survive in different environments.
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