2018 Frag Farmer's Market!!! 3-3-18

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  1. fitch4

    fitch4 Active Member CTARS Member

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    Here is the updated list of shops to visit to enter the Red Sea Reefer Contest:

    Wet Pets - Vernon CT
    Shoreline Pet & Aquarium- Old Saybrook CT
    Ocean State Aquatics - Coventry RI
    Credible Coral Labs (Justin Credabel) - New London, CT
    Aquadreams - Feeding Hills, MA
    Colchester Pet – Colchester, CT
    School of Fish- Springfield, MA
    Blake’s Aqua Den – Meriden, CT
    Aquatic Creations – Nashua, NH
    Coral Reef Connection - Sinking Spring PA


    If there are other local shops that would like to take part, just shoot me a PM and I can add you to the list of participating stores!
     
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    sassAwrasse Valuable Member R2R Supporter CTARS Member

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    This is such an awesome contest.
     
  3. fitch4

    fitch4 Active Member CTARS Member

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    Here is the updated list of vendors for the FFM this year. All I can say is WOW that is a lot of corals under one roof! If you have never been, it is definitely worth the trip!


    Coral Vendors - my apologies to anyone whose home state I incorrectly labeled!
    AC Corals -CT
    Alex's Advanced Aquatics - CT
    Aresangel -MA
    Aquadreams -MA
    Aquaspaces - NY
    AZNnutty's Saltwater Connections - OH
    Blake's Aquaden -CT
    Blastomaster -CT
    Blue View Aquatics - MA
    Cherry Corals -MI
    Colchester Pet - CT
    Coral Emporium - VA
    Coral Reef Connection - PA
    Credable Coral Labs -CT
    DBReef - MA
    Dr. Salomon Corals - RI
    Elmafioso52988 - MA
    E.O. Smith Coral Project - CT
    European Aquatics - CT
    Exotic Fish and Corals - CT
    Fins Aquarium - NY
    Frag Freaks - MA
    Frank180Reef - MA
    FUPA - CT
    Gotham Aquatics - NY
    Greg Polec - ???
    Greg Demos - Aquacultured Acropora - ???
    Greg Hiller - MA
    Headie Corals - CT
    Jason Foxx - MD
    King Pin Coral - NY
    Kwong1998 - NY
    Kyle Lanoue - ???
    Manny Cabral - ???
    Marine Science Magnet School - CT
    Matt Spaulding - VT
    Micheal Reeve (Underwater Bliss) - CT
    NY Coral King - NY
    Ocean State Aquatics - RI
    Pablo - NY
    Paulywalnuts - CT
    Pacific East Aquaculture - MD
    Pieces of the Ocean - NY
    Pop Corals - NY
    Reef Creations - NY
    Rick Correira - MA
    Rick W. - ???
    RTMA Corals - CT
    School of Fish - MA
    Sheltered Reef - NY
    Shoreline Pet - CT
    Sick and Twisted Corals - CT
    Son and Sand - ME
    Speedy Corals - CT
    SteelerMike - RI
    Supreme Reefs - VA
    Tank Breakers - CT
    TJM Corals - NJ
    TSM Corals - NJ
    The Coral Reef - CT
    The Reef Shoppe - NY
    Triggreef - CT
    Ultimate Corals - NJ
    Usctom -NY
    Wet Pets - CT
    Zooanthids.com - UT


    Non- Coral Vendors
    AquaFx
    Aquatic Creations
    Boston Aqua Farms
    Brightwell
    Champion Lighting
    Dirks Aquatics
    ESV
    Fritz
    Hanna Instruments
    Mike’s Phyto
    Neptune Systems
    Polyp Labs
    Red Sea
    Reef Breeders
    Reef News Network
    Reef Nutrition
    Reef Rax
    Reef Trends
    Reef Weeds
    Rock Hard Reefs
    Rod’s Food
    Tropic Marin
    Tunze

    Clubs
    CTARS
    BRS
    ARKSC
     
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    Wow, you've put together one heck of an event. I can't wait !!!!!!!
     
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    fitch4 Active Member CTARS Member

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    Glad to hear it. I look at it this way, it is easier to bring all of these guys to me then drive out to all of them!
     
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    I've bought a few things over the past few weeks from some of the vendors. How were we supposed to enter?
     
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    fitch4 Active Member CTARS Member

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    You just need to let them know you are entering and they all have a list for you to put your info onto.
     
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    Got my name on that list tonight at OSA. Fingers crossed, lol
     
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    sassAwrasse Valuable Member R2R Supporter CTARS Member

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    Sorry Bob, that tank is mine. Lol
     
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    We are stoked to have someone representing us at the event! Please stop by the booth and say hi.

    Chad and Team Reef Nutrition!
     
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    fitch4 Active Member CTARS Member

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    Glad to have you guys on board this year!
     
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    Game On!!! Lol
     
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    fitch4 Active Member CTARS Member

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    Here are the speakers for the FFM this year!
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    hello, we are Vending as Aquatic Creations LLC and I was wondering if there is a reference for vendors to find a local hotel to stay in? Sorry if this was the wrong place to post this question. thank you in advance for your help.
    Steph @ ac
     
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    fitch4 Active Member CTARS Member

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    Here is the hotel info:
    You can book at the Best Western in Mansfield CT. Its cheap and about a 5 minute drive down the road.
    You can also look at the Nathan Hale Inn, more expensive but just a short walk across the back parking lot to the school.
    Other than that, you can look at hotels in Vernon or Manchester CT. Try to pick ones that will be near Rt 84, which will give you easy on/off to get to the school.
     
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    fitch4 Active Member CTARS Member

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    Here is the floor plan for the FFM this year:
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    Wow , this show is going to be Huge.. if you haven't set up your reminder yet... I think my wife will be angry... But what do the kids need a college fund for.... Corals!(j/k) but I wouldn't miss this show..
     
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    Bump
     
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    There is still time to get in on this!
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