Pomfret School Passive Solar Aquaponics Greenhouse Comes to Life: Summer 2018 Update

Project Timeline and Updates provided by Pomfret School teacher Bill Martin. In the summer of 2017 construction of an 850 sq. ft. Ceres greenhouse was completed, a milestone in an endeavor to design and build a year-round aquaponic solar greenhouse to house the Helios Project at Pomfret School in Pomfret, Connecticut.   The Helios Project’s…

6 Tips for Creating a Year Round School Greenhouse

A year-round school greenhouse creates a hands-on classroom where numerous math and science Students learn to grow food in the Vail Mountain School Greenhouse projects can unfold. It teaches students how to grow food, while simultaneously providing a healthy source of nutritious vegetables for school meals. It can also become an integral part of the…