Skip to content

Hydroponic Food Production - Event Details

UH Hilo Home > News & Events

This event has concluded and is no longer current.

Hydroponic Food Production

Location: UCB 331

Learn a method of plant cultivation that does not require the use of soil. This is a course for growers, farm workers, horticulturists or anyone else seeking to lay a sound foundation in hydroponic growing. The course, taught by Dr. Melanie Willich, focuses on principles and practices of hydroponic systems and will run over two Saturdays. The first Saturday will start with an introduction to contemporary food systems, sustainability of Hawaii’ food system, types of hydroponic systems, and plant growth, development & nutrition. On the second Saturday, students will get an introduction to soil chemistry and fertilizers, soilless culture, nutrient solution, plant culture and seedling production, as well as learn about pest ID and integrated management.

September 17 & 24, 2016, Saturdays, 9:00am - 4:00pm, UH Hilo Campus, UCB 331, 2 Classes

For more information or to register, please contact the College of Continuing Education and Community Service at (808) 932-7830 or email ccecs@hawaii.edu

Special Restrictions: Tuition:$95

For more information, contact: ccecs@hawaii.edu (808) 932-7830

Tags: agriculture hydroponics non-credit

What's also happening?

Week of September 11, 2016 calendar with events listings
Week of September 11, 2016Next →
SunMonTueWedThuFriSat

Last day to Drop Classes without W

Last day-Complete Withdrawal-50% Tuition

No Refunds Issued After this Date

TBD Men's Soccer

Suicide Prevention and Awareness Messages of Hope

Free HIV/Hepatitis C Testing

Adobe Photoshop Elements Workshop Part 1

Men of Strength Film Screening: The Hunting Ground

Japanese Taiko Drumming

Suicide Prevention/Awareness Sign-Waving

Relaxation Station

University Relations' Brown Bag Speaker Series

True Colors - Discovering Your Leadership Style

Unity Multiplayer Game Workshop

CMSI program at the DHS Webinar

Philosophy Conference: "Colony and Resistance"

Climate Change: It's Getting Hot in Here

Dance Collective

Hydroponic Food Production

Intro to Unity + VR Roadshow

Home Soccer matches

Volleyball

Announcements

What is ʻOpihi?
ʻOpihi is UH Hilo's brand for student retention and graduation. We also communicate relevant information and possibilities to help students succeed and thrive at UH Hilo. Be sure to regularly out hilo.hawaii. ...
Student Lingo Now Available!
Student Lingo is a series of student success workshops for all UH Hilo students, available online and 24/7. ...
2019-20 FAFSA Available October 1st
Effective October 1, 2018, students can complete their 2019-20 Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) online at www.fafsa.gov. To receive priority consideration, complete your FAFSA by February 1, 2019. ...
4th Annual HIplan Business Plan Competition Submissions Open
This business plan competition is open to individuals or groups (for-profit or non-profit) whose business plan focuses on developing startup or expanding a business based on Hawaii Island. ...

Disclaimer: The University of Hawaii at Hilo is not responsible for the contents, links and/or materials presented in any web site listed above that is not of the “hilo.hawaii.edu” or “.uhh.hawaii.edu” domains. All comments, complaints and grievances should be filed with the author, host and/or owner of said site.