||Shad Ali has spent the last three years involved with the development training packages for various organisations. Shad has assisted Practical Aquaponics in our training programs and comes with a wealth of hands on experience.
Previous experience; 1. Hydroponics at Hobby level 1978, Build, Own, Operate a communal farm (Arana Hills)
Aquaculture 2003 Shanghai and surrounds aquaculture Farm exploratory visit. 2005-2009, Taiwan Govt. projects in Sigatoka Valley, Fiji involved in refining a Training Program for Fiji Agriculture.
Research to implementation in the Pacific especially FIJI Islands; Research, Networking, Consultations.
Main contact Murray Hallam and Practical Aquaponics Design a Commercial 1 hectare Aquaponics farm for Fiji Prisons, Build, Train, Operate, Maintain and Incubate (for 3 years)
Current involvement is in developing a Training Program in Aquaponics Technology Farming
Bachelor of Education
Advanced Diploma of Telecommunications Engineering
Advanced Diploma Project Management
Advanced Diploma IT
School & General Certificate of Education, University of Cambridge
July 29 to August 1 inclusive 2013 Brisbane Australia
Venue: Practical Aquaponics North Maclean Queensland 4280.
Course OUTLINE: Summary:
Introductions, Greenhouse inspection and overview.
Planning the Farm, Finance , Materials. Infrastructure.
How does it work? Nitrogen cycle, pH, O2, Disease & Nutrients.
Filtration. Types, choices.
Crop choice, Plants and fish. How to.
Marketing my product/business. Variation to pricing and value adding, Branding.
Introduction to legals. Local/State
Farm style. FloMedia, DWC, NFT, MBB.
Design, Construct, Erect. Construction methods/choices.
Greenhouse considerations. Covered growing.
Grow media, choices
Insect control, Disease control plants / fish.
Microbiology & water chemistry
Q & A session.
Plumbing, Pumps, Solar, Backup,
Marketing (2) Internet, Sundry marketing, Farm gate sales +
Construct, assemble and erect. (2)
Greenhouse technology, Heating, Cooling.
FloMedia technology. Additions and variations.
Final Q&A session.
PLEASE NOTE: This is a summary of course content. Hand out notes and other material will be made available during the course.
We reserve the right to change, add to or alter any aspect of the training as the need arises.
Earlibird rate of 1290.00 per person until July 15 .
Late bookings (if there is still room) after July 15 will be 1490.00 per person. (no special price for spouse or partner at that late time.)
Please note that if you wish to bring your spouse or business partner they will atract the special price of $990.00 to attend the event. One partner only.
Go here to reserve and pay for your place at the training.
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Cancellation policy: Requests for cancellation of registration must be received in writing. Cancellations received by 30 June 2013, will be subject to a cancellation fee of 15%, which will be deducted from the refund. No refund will be made for cancellation requests received after 15 July 2013 .
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