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NAA Announces Next Algae Production Certification Program

July 16, 2012
AlgaeIndustryMagazine.com

The National Algae Association (NAA) has announced Friday, October 19, 2012 as the date for their 5th Annual Algae Production Certification Program, to be held at the Hilton Homewood Suites in The Woodlands (North Houston), TX, followed by an algae production workshop on October 20, 2012.

“The educational program is designed to appeal to algaepreneurs,” said NAA Executive Director Barry Cohen, “including oil executives, farmers, researchers, engineers, economic development experts, investors, professionals and students who want to learn about algae strains, growing, harvesting, extraction technologies, market strategies and economics.”

Those interested in taking the Algae Production Certification Program (including a tour of the NAA Test Center) are encouraged to visit NAA’s website, www.nationalalgaeassociation.com, for additional information.

Instructors for algae strain selection, growing, harvesting, extraction methods and market trends, are invited to contact info@nationalalgaeassociation.com before August 31, 2012.

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