The objective of the course is to provide sufficient information so that the participant will be able to design, construct, and manage their own RAS. The fundamentals of growing plants using current state-of-the-art hydroponic and aquaponic techniques will also be covered, as will basic principles of business management and securing investment capital for the small family farm.
A distance learning opportunity is available.
In addition a site tour will be made to the Ocean Clusters at the University of New England's Marine Science Center http://www.une.edu/research/msc
Tuition - $900 ($450 for students)
Registration required by June 3, 2016.
University of New England Alfond Center & Marine Science Center 11 Hills Beach Road, Biddeford, Maine 04005, United States of America View Map