Garden Connections will be offering
training seminars for the new or prospective grower, or for anyone interested in increasing their knowledge of hydroponic production.
Seminar training from our experienced Horticulturist as well as hands on, in the grow
room, training is included.
From Power Point supported discussions and testing the pH of your own water sample, to pollinating tomato plants to transplanting your lettuce seedlings and working with the equipment in the grow
room, you'll experience a diverse range of activities encountered by hydroponic
If you already know you want to register,
Those contemplating entering the business of hydroponic vegetable production
and growers can benefit from our seminars. Even if you're already a grower, with hydroponics or soil, attending this workshop can increase your growing skills and bring you up to date on the latest technology and fundamentals of this industry.
Several types of soilless culture are covered with the primary focus on the Perlite and Rockwool systems for vine crops and NFT (Nutrient Film Technique) for leaf crops. The crops discussed include lettuce, herbs, cucumber, and tomato.
The seminars may include the following topics:
- Source Water Needs
- Basic Botany
- Nutrient Management
- Soilless Production Systems
- Resource Identification
- Environmental Control
Not every seminar covers all topics. Please check back often for seminar dates