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Aquaponics Basics Class

October 11, 2014 @ 9:00 am - 1:00 pm

$70 - $125

Type: Informational

This Event: May be of interest to the LGBTQ community

Come joins us for our half-day Aquaponics Basics Classes, hosted by Paradigm Gardens. Learn to build a cold-climate aquaponics greenhouse using recycled materials that produces $4000 of fish and greens per year using only $200 of electricity, in a space smaller than your bedroom.

Walk through the basics of aquaponics design, greenhouse design, fish care and selection, water quality, heating, and where to find materials on the cheap.

Learn hands-on with our portable aquaponics trailer.

Details:

Sessions are independent. Take part 1 or part 2 in any order.
– Part 1: October 11, 9am-1pm: System Types, Plant & Fish Selection, Aeration, and Startup / Water Testing
– Part 2: November 2, 9am-1pm: Hot & Cold Weather Design, Electronic Controls, Stuff I’ve Done Wrong
– Location: Paradigm Gardens ~ 4501 Helgesen Dr, Madison
– Coffee and Pastries Served
– Call with questions: 608-616-0463

Jeremiah Robinson (the instructor) is an professional energy engineer and designer of cold-climate backyard aquaponics systems. He writes a column for Aquaponics Survival Communities, gives talks around Wisconsin, and publishes this blog.

Nearby classes for price comparison.
– Growing Power: $400 / 2 days
– Nelson Pade: $995 / 3 days

Details

Date:
October 11, 2014
Time:
9:00 am - 1:00 pm
Cost:
$70 - $125
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Website:
http://www.coldweatheraquaponics.com/classes

Organizer

Paradigm Gardens
Phone:
608.241.3800
Email:
dennis@paradigmgardens.com
Website:
http://www.paradigmgardens.com/

Venue

Paradigm Gardens
4501 Helgesen Drive
Madison, WI 53718 United States
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Phone:
608.241.3800
Website:
http://www.paradigmgardens.com/