Nelson and Pade, Inc.®, the Most Trusted Name in Aquaponics®, helps people get started and become successful in aquaponic food production by providing:

Our decades of experience in aquaponics are reflected in proven system designs, successful operations and knowledgeable staff.


“Even though Certified Naturally Grown (CNG) started out certifying soil-based farms, we recognize the great potential for aquaponic farms to be a reliable source of fresh, local food that’s ecologically grown, all year long. To help guide and encourage this emerging form of sustainable agriculture, CNG developed an aquaponic certification program. Throughout this process, we

Executive Director Certified Naturally Grown

“Thanks to Nelson & Pade for putting on a wonderful course -- top shelf effort by a talented team!” Gene Kirschbaum-Wisconsin June 2016 Aquaponics Master Class®

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