This course has been requested as an approved Indiana Workforce Development Training program that reimburses employers for completing the course. More information can be found at

The Controlled Environment Agriculture (CEA) Short Course is an immersive, condensed, intensive entry-level educational experience for personnel in the Controlled Environment industry, as well as those with CEA experience seeking best management practices in the areas of business and horticulture will also find the CEA Short Course useful. The Short Course covers several production systems and associated crops common in CEA production, including greenhouse production systems, vertical farming, hydroponics, aquaponics, high tunnels, and more! Business plans and marketing are also discussed in this program, offering advice  on how to help your organization get ahead in a crowded marketplace.

Course Dates

February 4-8

February 11-15

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