Glenn Martinez from Olomana Gardens, Oahu

gleenmartinez Time: 9 am to noon
Date: Saturday, Nov 18th


University of the Nations
75-5851 Kuakini Hwy, Kailua-Kona, HI 96740
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Glenn Martinez Seminar

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Inventions and Innovations in Aquaponics and Aquaculture Glenn Martinez from Olomana Gardens, Oahu, will be on our campus for a seminar:

Date: Saturday, Nov 18th, 9 am to noon 

Location: University of the Nations, 75-5851 Kuakini Hwy, Kailua-Kona, HI 96740

Natural Farm Training Center

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Price: $150 per person payable in cash at the gate or by Paypal via the website

Seminar description:

Inventions and innovations in aquaponics and aquaculture

Glenn Martinez - International consultant, inventor, educator, and owner of Olomana Gardens on Oahu is offering a rare seminar on the Big Island. Topics will include:

  • Burper Pump, portable airlift with no holes in ground.
  • Pipe-In-a-Pipe pump, no moving parts, pump 150 to 1200 gallons per hour.
  • Tea Maker, how to use a 55-gallon drum and 5-gallon bucket and 25-watt air compressor to make 50 gallons of rich worm/compost tea each day
  • How to size the tea maker to your needs from 5 gallons to 250 gallons per day.
  • Power failure precautions, how to keep the fish alive with power failures, battery-powered or city water system.
  • Unbreakable siphon, used on aquariums, steel tanks, or concrete tanks. Starts and stops itself with pre-determined water levels. No moving parts!
  • Aeration via “opposing forces” Dragon tail piping.
  • Use of “false bottom” grow beds and bio-filters
  • Use of clear water pick-ups,
  • The use of “high - low” standpipes for water high-tide, low-tide growing.
  • Using “gang” barrels to connect and drain multiple grow beds
  • Using the “ air pigtail “ nozzles for high-density VERTICAL grow beds.
  • Innovations for video and remote monitoring via cell phone.

We will bring various airlift pumps, aeration devices for “hands-on “ demonstrations.