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Passive Solar Greenhouse Managing

5 Tips for Greenhouse Management

November 12th, 2014 by

Last week, I gave you my top 7 tips for designing a passive solar greenhouse. But once you’ve got the greenhouse in place, how do you manage it to get the most out of it? After 5 years of operating … Continue reading

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7 Tips for Passive Solar Greenhouse Design

November 6th, 2014 by

After five years of running a passive solar greenhouse in the Canadian North, I want to share a few learned lessons with you on designing one. And you won’t want to miss it, I was just interviewed  on the Permaculture … Continue reading

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Help Us Find Office Space!

October 24th, 2014 by

Hey Calgary! After five very cozy years operating out of our home office, we’re ready to spread our roots. We’re seeking a small, shared office space in inner city Calgary, primarily for Rob & Michelle’s right-hand lady, Alex.  We envision … Continue reading

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Soil Carbon Cowboys

October 23rd, 2014 by

 I’m sitting at my computer this morning with my cup of coffee, watching a video called “Soil Carbon Cowboys” and getting inspired. Here, take a look: Like many technophiles, I often get swept away by renewable energy technologies like wind … Continue reading

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Eating Beyond Organic for Cheap

September 30th, 2014 by

I want to take the time today to address a question many ask: How do we eat beyond organic for less than the costs of eating conventional? First off, let’s define what “beyond organic” means. Organic production rejects the use … Continue reading

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