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Greenhouses in the far north

July 18, 2012
By Treena Hein

Greenhouses in the far north have challenges with energy sources and financial feasibility.

Like greenhouses anywhere, greenhouses in Canada’s north use lots of energy-efficient technologies, but reporter Anna Mehler Paperny says the hard part is making northern greenhouses capable of supporting themselves financially.


It’s never been done before in Canada. Proponents argue it’s about time.

Read the July 16th Globe and Mail article here.