Positive Future News #893 (Feature Photo– Calgary – CCA SA 4.0 International)
Calgary is one of the largest northern cities in North America. With a population of 1,250,000, the city has a very short growing season, Different from the past, governments are getting interested in urban horticulture to support food banks and other charitable feeding programs. As such, Agri-Food Canada, award $277,000 in funding to Highfield Farm, to promote production all year around, for the broader public good.
Calgary CTV News, brings us the story: https://calgary.ctvnews.ca/calgary-greenhouse-to-be-built-this-spring-expects-to-provide-thousands-of-pounds-of-fresh-food-year-round-1.5741641