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Tech Power Breakfast: Growing Produce in a Hydroponic System: Benefits, Downfalls and Latest Advancements

October 11, 2023 @ 7:30 am - 9:00 am

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Tech is everywhere! Join us in October as we learn about the applications of technology in hydroponic farming. Sarah Ward from Oasis Springs Farm will walk us through the ups and downs of hydroponic farming, as well as the technology that they leverage to support their success. We will get a behind-the-scenes tour of the farm, along with great insight into this incredible business and technology!

Thank you to our sponsor


About the Speaker:

Back in 2016, Sarah, who’s passion is eating really good local food, was looking for a hobby to keep her husband Chris busy during the long, dark winter days of New Hampshire. Because of his engineering and technology background she suggested hydroponic planting and the seed to start a farm was planted. After testing out some home-grown crops and researching into starting a business, the idea grew into what Oasis Springs Farms is today:  a family run, local farm whose mission is to provide fresh, healthy and local produce year-round to our community through environmentally friendly practices and high-tech resources.

Who We Are

Sarah Ward, Co-Owner
Sarah’s background includes work in marketing, public relations, project management, relationship building and leadership.  Sarah is the lead on seeding, harvesting, business relationships, sales and delivery coordination.

Chris Ward, Co-Owner
Chris has a Bachelor of Science in Computer Science and is currently a Vice President of an IT corporation. Work experience includes information technology (IT), planning and engineering. Chris coordinates technical aspects of the hydroponics farm along with financial and strategic planning.

About Tech Power Breakfasts:

Each month throughout the year, tech professionals come together to network, share stories, grow professionally and personally and bring awareness to what is possible. Our breakfast series features female tech professionals and supporters as speakers who educate and inspire the audience.

Learn more about the TechWomen|TechGirls initiative of NH Tech Alliance.


October 11, 2023
7:30 am - 9:00 am
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