|Module 1||Aquaponic Components|
This module will discuss the various different components commonly found in commercial aquaponic farms.
|Unit 1||Aquaponic Components|
|Module 2||Aquaponic System Design|
This module will cover how all the components are designed into a full scale farm.
|Unit 1||Aquaponic System Design|
|Module 3||Fish Operations|
This module will provide an understanding of the fish aspects of the aquaponic system.
|Unit 1||Fish Operations|
|Module 4||Water Quality and Bacteria|
This module will discuss source water, filtration, the cycling process and managing water quality.
|Unit 1||Water Quality and Bacteria|
|Module 5||Plant Management|
This module will cover the aspects of plant selection, crop rotation, seeding, transplanting, harvesting, pest management and disease issues.
|Unit 1||Plant Management|
|Module 6||Food and Farm Safety|
This module will discuss the best practices to manage food safety as well as farm safety.
|Unit 1||Food and Farm Safety|
|Module 7||Business Planning, Financials and Personal Plans|
This module will cover aspects of a business plan, accounting, financial proformas, insurance and taxes, staff and personal planning.
|Unit 1||Business and Personal Planning|
|Module 8||Site and Building Considerations|
This module will discuss determining the best site plan, building orientation and various aspects of constructing a greenhouse or building designed for growing.
|Unit 1||Site and Building Considerations|
|Module 9||Environmental Controls and Monitoring|
This module will review the equipment necessary to manage building heating, cooling and ventilation controls. It was also discuss monitoring, backups and data capture.
|Unit 1||Environmental Controls and Monitoring|
|Module 10||Marketing and Sales|
This module will discuss the various different marketing techniques for product, price, promotion, placement, people, packaging and profitability.
|Unit 1||Marketing and Sales|
Flourish Online CourseJD Sawyer2020-03-15T13:15:47-06:00
The Flourish Farm Online Aquaponic Course
Our online farm course covers all aspects of aquaponic farming as a business. We use a variety of instructor lead teaching methods including In-Farm videos, photos, illustrations, and slidedecks. The course is self paced and broken into 12 different modules outlined below. Enrolling in the complete farm course also gives you access to our Aquaponic Farm Production and Financial Planning Tool as well as access to our extensive electronic resources library.