COST Action FA1305 is offering 12 places on the training school 4 Microbia-ponics: Microbial roles and dynamics in aquaponics, to be held by the University of Liege 25-28 April 2016. Successful applicants will be offered a maximum grant of €1200 as a contribution towards the costs of travel, accommodation and meals. The deadline for applications is February 29th 2016, see further information in Microbial roles and dynamics in aquaponics.
The training school will be delivered by Prof. Haïssam Jijakli (Plant Pathology and Urban Agriculture, University of Liège, Belgium), Prof. Amit Gross (Environmental Hydrology & Microbiology, Zuckerberg Institute for Water Research, Israel), Dr. Peter Dapprich (Plant Pathology, South Westphalia University of Applied Sciences, Germany) and Prof. Sébastien Massart (Plant Pathology and Metagenomics, University of Liège, Belgium. The lectures and practical classes will be held mainly at Gembloux Agro-Bio Tech Faculty, University of Liège where the microbiology laboratory, PAFF BOX (Plant and Fishing Farming Container) and a small RAS system are located.