Backyard Passive Solar Greenhouse

Gardening General

2-hour online class. A passive solar greenhouse is a great addition to a garden to extend the season or grow all year! Passive solar greenhouses are excellent choice for the Canadian Prairies gardeners as it works with our cold climate challenges. Kim will share what a passive solar greenhouse is, how it works and what you need top maintain and successfully grow in a greenhouse all year round.

Class starts at 7 pm and runs until 9 pm. Log in information is sent to students one hour before class. Class times are in Saskatchewan time - CST, no daylight savings.

All students will be able to view a recorded version of this class for one week after the class.

Registration closes one hour before the class starts. Register here or email us at Office hours are 8:00 am - 4:00 pm and any emails after this time will be answered the next business day.

About your Instructor

Kim Ross is a fourth generation farm girl who spent her summers picking pea's in her mother's garden and traveling the prairie land around the farm with her Grandparents looking for the best saskatoons to pick. Producing food was a way of life and it's a tradition Kim continued with her own children!  From her 26,000 square foot no till garden that produces vegetables, fruit and fresh herbs, to producing vegetables all winter long, Kim is an avid grower that enjoys sharing with other gardeners.  Kim is a Master Gardener and is working on her Prairie Horticulture Certificate in both the Greenhouse Crop production and Vegetable and Fruit Production streams.


This class is offered in an online, live-stream format that you can access from your computer, phone or tablet. Your distance class will include your instructor and their presentation live on-screen and the ability for you to ask questions through the course chat. You will not receive handouts for this class, but we're confident you will get good educational value. All participants recieve one week access to a class recording.

Event Details

Online: Zoom platform


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