Riding the Rising Tide of Seaweed Farming: Alaska’s Opportunity?

Statewide online distance delivery
February 28, 2017
5:00 pm–6:30 pm

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Contact: Gary Freitag, gary.freitag@alaska.edu

Presentation slides will be shown during the webinar. You can also download a copy of the PowerPoint slides here (32 MB).

Gary Freitag will give an overview of kelp and seaweed farming as well as its potential in Alaska as an emerging industry. The presentation will include information on the science of kelp farming, culture techniques, processing, handling of products, markets, and potential product types. How and where efforts are being made in Alaska to develop this industry also will be discussed. Gary Freitag is the Alaska Sea Grant Marine Advisory Program agent in Ketchikan, Alaska.

Recording of the webinar

Additional information

Meeting format: Online delivery via Zoom.

The online presentation is limited to 100 participants (connections). To register, please go to the registration page, where you will be asked for your name and email address. Further access information will then be emailed to you. It is best to sign in between 4:30 and 5 pm so the webinar can start on time.

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