September 16 to September 19 inclusive 2012 Orlando Florida USA.
Venue: Hilton Resort at Disneyworld Orlando.
Day 1. 4 sessions 1.5 hours each.
7:30 - 8 Intro by Mike Cosmo - Course agenda
8-10 Murray Hallam - Practical Aquaponics - Aquaponics is Easy
10:00- 10:15 Break provided by Practical Aquaponics Training
10:15-11:45 TCLynx Aquaponics - Systems and components overview
11:45-1 Lunch with meet and greet provided by Practical Aquaponics Training
1 - 2 Sahibs Urban Aquaponics - Systems and components overview
2:00 - 2:30 Break with Student intros provided by Practical Aquaponics Training
2:30 - 4 Murray Hallam- Commercial Raft and Integrated Flow Media Aquaponics
4:15 - 5:30 Optional - Q & A by all presenters - components showcase
Day 2 and Day 3
8:15 Busses leave for Aquaponics Farm # 1
Murray Hallam and Aleece Landis - Morning and Afternoon sessions include hands-on
Plumbing - Stock tank grow beds - Deep gravel beds - Siphon flood and drain - Timed flood and drain - Constant flow/Constant Flood beds - Rail Beds - Zipgrow towers - Aquaponics Indexing Valves - Automated Diversion Valves - Uniseals - Capillary Matting - Dura Skrim Liners - BSF (Black Soldier Fly Larva) - Duckponics - Catfish - Bluegill - Seedling systems - Rain water collection - Flow Media Beds - Water Quality - Integrating Aquaponics with Farming - Commercial Aquaponic Farming - Plant and Fish choices - Bell Siphons
12:00 - 1:00 Lunch at Yahala Bakery provided by Practical Aquaponics Training
Trainiing continues after lunch.
5:00 Busses return to the Hotel.
8:15 Busses leave for Aquaponics Farm # 2
Sahib and Cosmo - Morning and Afternoon sessions include hands-on and class
Aquavermiponics - NFT - Wicking beds - Zero Lot Aquaponics - Nano System - Koi - Talipia - Blue Gill - Vertical Shallow Water Culture SWC - Hybrid Urban Aquaponics Systems - Vertigro - Sandwich towers - Raft DWC - Media Beds - Water Chemistry - Greenhouses - Open Aquaponics - media and online resources and education - Fish food - Fish Rearing - Community - Plant and Fish choices
12:00 - 1:00 Catered Lunch provided by Practical Aquaponics Training
5:00 Busses return
Day 4. 7:30 - 8 Intro by Mike Cosmo
8-9:30 Murray Hallam - Chop - Tote & low cost Aquaponics - Backup
9:45- 10:00 Break provided by Practical Aquaponics Training
10:00 - 11:45 Field reviews and Q&A from field with Murray, Sahib , TCLynx and Cosmo
11:45-1 Lunch and meet and greet provided by Practical Aquaponics Training
1 - 3 Hands on breakouts by Presenters - Components - Technology
2:30 - 3:00 Break with Student intros provided by Practical Aquaponics Training
3 - 4 Making money - Profits and Marketing - Upick - local Markets, - Restaurants,
CSAs and other income opportunities.
4:15 - 5 Q & A by all presenters
5:00 - Closing ceremonies. Certificates, photos and signing 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 the material as the need ariseswithout notice.
Earlibird rate of $995.00 per person until August 15 .
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