(If you can get to this, do it!!! mrjonmoore)
Please be advised of an upcoming training school “Essential Aquaponics” in Slovenia being held between the 15 – 19 June 2015.This training school will consist of a number of lectures and practical classes on the key principles of aquaponic systems and aquaponic food production. Participants will be introduced to the historical background of aquaponics and the various types of aquaponic systems currently operating around the world. Topics will include aquaponic system configurations, practical calculations of aquaponic system units, the suitability of different fish and plant species, and pest and disease management, as well as economic considerations in aquaponic system design and operation. The trainees will be divided into 5 working groups and will actively participate in different workshops which will facilitate the application of theoretical knowledge to the practice of aquaponic food production systems.
Source: ANNOUNCEMENT: COST FA1305 Training School 2 “Essential Aquaponics” University of Ljubljana, Slovenia. | EU Aquaponics Hub: Realising Sustainable Integrated Fish and Vegetable Production for the EU