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Clear Flow Aquaponic Systems® at the Nelson and Pade, Inc.® demonstration greenhouse in Montello, Wisconsin.

Nelson and Pade, Inc.® is the global leader in aquaponic system design, education and commercial aquaponics ventures.

Allow us to share our knowledge and expertise to assist you in getting started and becoming successful in a profitable aquaponic business venture.

Aquaponics Project Planning

If you are in the planning stage for a commercial aquaponics business, our Aquaponics Project Planning service is where you should start.  There are many facets of writing a commercial aquaponics business plan and, like any business; it requires a solid foundation. Whether you are self-funding,  seeking funds from a bank, an investor or a grant, you need a clear understanding of the startup costs, operation costs and potential income, equipment required to achieve that.  Learn More

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