Classes

Interested in learning more about how recirculating farms work, or want to be a farmer? Below is a list of classes offered around the United States (including in the U.S. Virgin Islands). Do you know about a class that’s not listed here? Please tell us so we can add more courses to the list!

Recirculating Farming Courses

Aquaponics:

Colorado Aquaponics at Grow Haus, CO: Introduction to Aquaponics  http://www.coloradoaquaponics.com/training-and-workshops/intro-to-aquaponics-1

Friendly Aquaponics, HI: Technology and Commercial Aquaponics Training (several types of courses available) www.friendlyaquaponics.com/trainings/group-trainings

Green Acre Aquaponics, FL:  Commercial Aquaponics Training – the complete course http://www.greenacreorganics.biz/index.php/what-we-offer/aquaponics-training/

Growing Power, WI: From the Ground Up – urban farming, including a breakout session on aquaponics http://www.growingpower.org/commercial_urban_agriculture.htm

Living Mandala, CA: Commercial Aquaponics Training
www.livingmandala.com/Living_Mandala/Aquaponics_Course.html

Morningstar Fishermen, FL: Aquaponics Research and Training (several types of courses available)
www.morningstarfishermen.org

Nelson and Pade, WI: Workshops and Training; Aquaponics, Hydroponics (several types of courses available) http://aquaponics.com/page/workshops-and-training

Olomana Gardens, HI: Introduction to Aquaponics (short course, 1/2 day)
www.olomanagardens.com/Spring%20Classes.htm

University of the Virgin Islands, St. Croix, USVI: International Aquaponics and Tilapia Aquaculture Course
www.uvi.edu/sites/uvi/Pages/AES-Aquaculture-International_Aquaponics.aspx?s=RE

Hydroponics:

Hydro-Stacker, FL: Hydroponics Classes (3 day class, monthly)
http://www.hydrostacker.com/learn/hydrostacker/class-description-commercial.html

Sunset Hydroponics, CA: Horticulture and Hydroponics Basics (short course, 1/2 day)
www.sunsetgrow.com/classes

Boswyck Farms, NY: Hydroponics workshops and tours. Can be scheduled as desired. Please contact the farm. www.boswyckfarms.org

Terrapin Farm, OH: Certified Square Foot Gardening & Hydroponic Garden Classes (short course, 6 hours in 3 sessions) www.urlconsult.com/square-ft-gardening/?page_id=16

On-line and Distance Learning:

ACS Distance Education, UK: Distance Learning, Horticulture and Hydroponics (several types of courses available) www.acsedu.co.uk/Courses/Hydroponics-Courses.aspx

The Aquaponic Source, CO: Online videos and information about aquaculture, aquaponics and hydroponics www.theaquaponicsource.com/learn-about-aquaponics

Colorado Aquaponics, CO: Online course: Fundamentals of Aquaponics
www.coloradoaquaponics.com/online-courses

Homegrown Aquaponics, AZ: Online videos: Getting Started in Aquaponics and Hydroponics 101 www.gardenpool.org/?p=405http://gardenpool.org/?p=503

Simply Hydroponics and Organics: online information
www.simplyhydro.com/class%27s.htm