Instructors

Rebecca Nelson and John Pade

10Rebecca Nelson and John Pade have extensive experience in aquaponics and controlled environment agriculture.  As the primary workshop instructors, they provide information, share experience, answer questions and personally interact with all workshop attendees.

They are invited speakers at hydroponic and aquaponic conferences around the world and they are well known for their common-sense approach and practical methods, designs and philosophies.

During the 1990’s, Nelson and Pade, Inc.® offered courses and hosted aquaponic and hydroponic workshops at their greenhouses in California. They are continuing this tradition of quality training through hands-on learning at their facility in Montello, WI.

Nelson and Pade, Inc.® Team

Other members of the Nelson and Pade, Inc.® team participate in teaching and will be available to answer questions and provide information on our operation, greenhouse and sytems.

Guest Speakers:

In every Nelson and Pade, Inc.® workshop, we invite guest speakers who bring unique perspective and timely and interesting  presentations.

Dr. Chris Hartleb – UW-Stevens Point Fish Biology and Health