Great Lakes Aquaculture Days 2021

Great Lakes Aquaculture Days 2021
8/31/21, 2:00 pm - 9/2/21, 4:00 pm

Registration:

Admission to this event is free. Advance registration is required. This event takes place via Zoom. You will receive a confirmation email containing information about joining the meeting after registering. The Zoom link will be live 30 minutes prior to the start of each day.

Description:

Great Lakes Aquaculture Days is a chance for those interested in aquaculture, and its products, to learn more. This year the Great Lakes Aquaculture Collaborative will highlight six farms through virtual farm tours, live farmer interviews, and a live audience Q&A time. This is a great opportunity for those who would like to start an aquaculture farm, those who own a farm, or those who would like to learn more about aquaculture business across the region.

Each day will have a three-part schedule of:

15-20 minutes - Pre-recorded virtual farm tour

15-20 minutes - Live farmer interview

10-20 minutes - Live audience Q&A for farmers and Sea Grant aquaculture experts

A more detailed schedule can be found here.

Hosted by:

The Great Lakes Aquaculture Collaborative (GLAC), a federally funded project that seeks to create a regionwide group to foster relevant, science based initiatives that support aquaculture industries in the Great Lakes region that are environmentally responsible, competitive, and sustainable.

Minnesota Sea Grant is a member of GLAC.

Contact:

Elliot Nelson, extension educator, Michigan Sea Grant, elliotne@msu.edu.