Please join us for our May NCEMGVA Master Gardener Continuing Education Program***
Aquaponics and a New Way of Thinking
Date: May 26, 2022 7:00-8:00 p.m., EST, via Zoom (link will be sent in the registration confirmation email)
Registration is required to attend the live presentation.
NCEMGVA members – Free
Non-Members - $10 (non-refundable) - or you can join NCEMGVA, attend all of our presentations for free, and have access to the recordings to view later!
Speaker: Sam Fleming
Sam will focus on how to improve education, health, and sustainability through aquaponics. This talk will describe the issues at hand and present solutions for improving education, health, and the environment.
This presentation will last for 30 minutes with the remaining time available for attendees to ask questions.
The presentation will be recorded for NCEMGVA members to view later.
About our Speaker:
Sam Fleming is the co-founder and Executive Director of 100 Gardens. Sam is a Charlotte native who grew up a competitive swimmer, then saw his academic and athletic performance drop in high school as he became unengaged with school. Deciding to skip college and go straight to work, Sam landed a retail job in the hydroponics industry. After developing his growing skills, Sam met Ron Morgan, an architect with big dreams. Ron invited Charlie Oliphant to join the team, and 100 Gardens was created in 2012.
About 100 Gardens:100 Gardens is a non-profit with aquaponics programs in 16 schools and two correctional centers.
***Master Gardeners - this program has been approved in advance for continuing education credit in Cabarrus, Durham, Johnston, and Vance-Warren Counties. Please check with your agent.
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