Greenhouse Workshops for K-12 Educators

General Information

Day 1: Greenhouse Basics

The Greenhouse Basics workshop includes ample hands-on learning on the topics of:

•Basics of the greenhouse environment
•Fertilizer management
•Plant propagation
•Lesson plan sharing, facilitated by Laura Grimm
 

Day 2: Growing with Hydroponics

 
The Growing with Hydroponics workshop includes ample hands-on learning on the topics of:
 
•Introduction to hydroponic systems
•Aerial and root zone environment for hydroponics
•Setting up hydroponic systems for leafy greens
•Pest and disease management
 

MEET THE INSTRUCTORS (Click on each picture for more details)

Uttara Samarakoon, Ph.D. - Assistant Professor

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Peter Ling, Ph.D. - Associate Professor

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Luis Canas, Ph.D. - Associate Professor

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Francesca Rotondo, Ph.D. - Research Associate

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Laura Grimm - K-8 STEAM Teacher

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