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Cutting Bananas to Fit... for Winter
2020 - Best Year Yet for Avocados!
Avocado drop, depressing...
citrus in Canada
closing the nutrient cycle
exotic fruit in Canada
fertilizer from organic waste
Japanese fiber banana
Ripe and Delicious Avocado 'Cuke'
Delicious avocado 'cuke', nutty flavour, buttery texture, thin skinned, Salt Spring grown! Yum! A 'cuke' is an avocado which hasn't...
Visits from Banana Joe and Wendy
I was browsing google, looking to see if anyone else was experimenting with avocados in Canada and found a few youtube videos posted by...
Building Hyperadobe walls in the Transition from Hydroponics to Semi-Tropical Fruit
This video shows the beginning of the process to change the greenhouse from an essentially plastic hydroponic system covering the whole...
Growing Citrus and Avocados in Canada!
A hardy avocado growing through the winter in my greenhouse at an average temperature of 4 degrees C. It's a fabulous experience for a...
Tiny Scale Anaerobic Digestion
The digester is protected from the elements in a shed and three solar panels provide enough electricity to power the digester and the...
'Jane Squier's Super-Efficient Greenhouse Saves Time and Energy'
Dennis Lucarelli of the Transition Society interviews Jane Squier about her greenhouse. https://transitionsaltspring.ning.com/page/articl...
Hyperadobe - patching the plastic mesh
Hyperadobe - Mass wall in the greenhouse
Greenhouse Project - using hyperadobe
Hyperadobe Workbee on Salt Spring