UGA Marine Extension and Georgia Sea Grant is offering a free Shellfish Aquaculture Training course this summer.
The state of Georgia is working to expand shellfish aquaculture opportunities, and the training program is open to anyone interested in learning more about oyster and clam farming. Topics will cover farming techniques and strategies, the process for obtaining a shellfish lease and best practices for business planning.
The 7-course program will be offered every Wednesday from 5-7 p.m., starting July 20, 2022, and running through August 31, 2022. The training will be offered at the Shellfish Research Laboratory on Skidaway Island and is limited to 20 individuals. The course will include a Saturday field day (date to be determined).
Registration is required. Reserve your spot by clicking the button below.
Questions? Contact Tom Bliss at email@example.com.
This training is available free of cost thanks to grant funding from the National Sea Grant College Program.