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Special Invitation: FarmTek’s CEA School in Dyersville, IA

Fodder-Pro 2.0 Feed System in our Technology Center Demonstration Greenhouse

At FarmTek, we don’t want to simply sell you products. We think it is important to teach customers about the most up-and-coming trends in the agricultural and horticultural worlds. Our CEA School will be a three-day, hands-on event that covers fodder production, hydroponics and aquaponics. The first CEA School of 2013 will be held from March 19 to 21.

The purpose of this session is to educate growers of any background on the variety of controlled environment agriculture opportunities. The hydroponics portion of the event will discuss production factors, trouble-shooting, disease control, marketing your produce and more. We have a variety of hydroponic systems at our Dyersville campus that will be used to give attendees hands-on experience instead of sitting in a classroom all day. The fodder curriculum will cover using fodder in your operation, system components, sanitation, producing microgreens for high-end markets and more. The introduction to aquaponics will go over the basics of fish farming, the connection between hydroponic vegetable production and fish farming, how to construct aquaponics systems to produce at a variety of levels and more.

NFT ChannelsAquaponics

The CEA school costs $995.00, which includes three nights lodging and lunch each day. As an added bonus, if you want to purchase a system after the school is over, you will receive $995.00 off the purchase of a complete hydroponic, aquaponic or fodder system. If you have already purchased a system, you will be able to attend the CEA school for free.

Registration is currently open for the March 19-21 CEA School. Attendance is limited to 24 people, so if you aren’t able to get into this seminar, there will be another one held in September. To register, contact Kim March at 800.327.6835 ext. 700. She will send you a registration form which includes lodging options. Registration closes one week prior to the event, so hurry to reserve your spot now!Classroom session at our Technology Center

Do you have questions about the event? Leave them here and we will get back to you! 

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