6 Weeks Industrial Training

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In-House| Weekend | Fastrack

Course Fees-INR

Rs 5000/-

Upcoming Date

February11th–12th 2022


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Training Curriculum Overview

Introduction to Hydroponics & Plant Growth Requirements
  • Introduction to Hydroponics
  • History of Hydroponics
  • global industry
  • comparison to growing in soil
  • resources and contacts.
  • plant structure
  • How Plants Grow
  • Photosynthesis
  • Light, Water and nutrients Requirements
  • CO2, O2, Temperature, Humidity and other requirements
  • Hydroponics Growing Media
    • Growing Media
    • The Perfect Grow Medium
    • Type of Media
    • Coco peat. Vermiculite, Perlite, rook wool, Leca etc.
    • Advantages & Disadvantages of various grow mediums
    • How to choose perfect medium for various system
    Light Requirements, artificial light
    • Plant structure
    • How Plants Grow
    • Photosynthesis
    • Light requirements
    • Natural Lights
    • Artificial Lighting
    Hydroponics Nutrition- nutrient requirements, deficiencies, toxicities, pH, conductivity, salinity, growth regulators
    • Significance of understanding chemistry for hydroponics
    • Understanding Basic Chemistry
    • Water Quality: Hard water, Water pH, Water EC, Sodium Chloride, Turbidity, Smell and colour, Iron content, dissolved oxygen etc
    • Obtaining a Water Analysis for Hydroponics
    • Water Treatments
    • The important Plant Nutrients
    • Plant Nutrition – The Nutrient Elements
    • Mechanisms of Nutrient Uptake
    • Hydroponic Nutrient
    • Preparing Nutrient Solutions
    • Fertiliser Salts for Formulations
    • Nutrient Formulations
    • Nutrient Formulation Stock Solutions
    • Nutrient Formulation: Formulas for different systems, Stage of growth – grow vs bloom formulas
    • Making up Hydroponic Stock Solutions from Fertiliser Salts
    • Mixing Nutrients
    • Choosing the Right Fertiliser
    • Diagnosis of Nutritional Problems: Nutrient Deficiencies
    • Understanding PH in Hydroponics
    • adjusting the pH
    • Conductivity in hydroponics, TDS/EC
    Hydroponics Growing Systems
    • Various Hydroponics Systems
    • Hydroponics System classification criteria
    • Closed and Open System Techniques.
    • NFT, DWC, Dutch buckets, ebb and flow, Aeroponics systems
    • Commercial Hydroponic Systems
    • Hydroponic growing system design & Layouts
    • Strengths & Weaknesses of Various Systems
    Hydroponics Materials Selection & Sizing
    • Food Safe Material Hydroponics
    • Selection & Sizing of NFT Channels
    • Selection & Sizing of reservoir tanks
    • Selection & Sizing of Pumps & Motors for various Systems
    • Selections of Various Tools used in Hydroponics
    • Selection of Air pumps for Aeration
    • Selection of Grow Lights
    Automation in Hydroponics: Componentry, nutrient delivery, pumping, testing
    • Automation in Hydroponics
    • Timer Switches
    • pH Measurement
    • pH Controllers
    • EC/TDS Measurement
    • EC/TDS Controller
    • DO Measurement
    • ORP Measurement
    • Nutrient Temperature Measurement
    • Nutrient Auto Dosing systems
    Green House: Design and Construction
  • Growing Plants in a Greenhouse
  • The Greenhouse System
  • Types of Greenhouses
  • Commonly used Greenhouse Designs
  • Shape of Structures to Maximise Light Transmission
  • Problems with Greenhouses
  • Horticultural Management in a Greenhouse
  • Greenhouse Irrigation Methods
  • Culture and Management of some Greenhouse Crops
  • Optimum Growth Requirement for Certain Plants
  • light factors in greenhouse
  • Greenhouse Benches and Beds: Shelving or Staging, Ground Beds, Raised Beds, Pot Crops, Flooring, Guttering, Doors
  • Solar Energy Applications in Horticulture
  • Environmental Control A:Heating, Cooling and Environmental Control B – Lighting and Shading
    • Environmental Control
    • Environmental Factors that Influence Plant Growth
    • Measurement of Environmental Factors
    • Temperature Control
    • Cooling Systems
    • Ventilators
    • Heating
    • Localised Heaters
    • Light Factors
    • Artificial Light
    • Lighting
    • Shading
    • Carbon Dioxide
    • Effects of Carbon Dioxide
    • Methods of CO2 Injection
    • Standard Night Temperatures at Greenhouse
    Plant Propagation: Seed & cutting propagation & tissue culture
    • Plant Propagation Techniques
    • Temperatures required for seed germination
    • Seed Germination of Vegetables and Herbs
    • Seedling Development
    • Types of Cuttings
    • Stock Plants
    • Hormone Treatment of Cuttings
    • Other Chemical Treatments
    • Other Treatments to Improve Cutting Success
    • Using Artificial Light in Plant Propagation
    • Growing Media
    • Propagating Media
    • Components
    • Mixes/Substrates for Striking Cuttings/Starting Bed
    • Using Fertilisers in Propagation Mixes
    • Nutrition Management
    • Factors Affecting Fertiliser Application
    • Efficiencies in Cutting Production
    • Example of Estimating Cost of Cutting Productions
    • Tissue Culture
    • Tissue Culture Procedures
    • Environmental Conditions
    Pests and Diseases in Hydroponics
    • Fungi
    • Common Fungal Problems
    • Pest & Disease Control Measures: Integrated pest management (IPM), Nutrient solution management
    • Common Pests & Diseases
    • Pests: Aphids, Thrips, Whitefly, Caterpillars, Leaf Miners, Mites, Mealy Bugs, Scale Insects, Leafhoppers, Slugs and Snails, Flies, Other pests
    • Common Diseases: Botrytis – Grey mould, Mildew diseases, Rusts, Rots, Bacterial diseases, Viruses, Nematodes
    • problem solving and identification of illness
    • leaf hoppers; thrip; virus; bacteria; caterpillars; harlequin bugs and more
    • Plant Viruses – Their Detection and Diagnosis
    • Virus Control
    • Environmental Problems
    • Common Environmental Problems
    Leafy greens Production in Hydroponics
    • Hydroponic Salad Greens: Lettuce, Celery, Spinach, Kale, Pokchoi
    • Hydroponic Herb Production: Basil, Mint, Sage, Thyme, parsley

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  • Duration of training: 10:00 AM to 5:00 PM.
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