Sat, Mar 15, 2014
10:30 AM - 3:30 PM

Deep Winter Production of Greens and Livestock Fodder Utilizing Passive Solar Energy

Paradox Farm owners Sue Wika and Tom Prieve will provide detailed overview of the construction and operation of their deep-winter greenhouse, which utilizes passive solar energy with underground heat storage. The greenhouse provides greens for local consumers. In addition, the structure is utilized to produce fodder for the farm livestock.

Students will be in the greenhouse to see how greens and fodder are planted and harvested.

Bring a sack lunch. Beverage and fresh winter salad (grown on site) provided.

Event Location

Paradox Farm
11643 State Hwy 78
Ashby, MN 56309

Directions

Seven miles north of Ashby; 10 miles south of Battle Lake.



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