The Pangnirtung Greenhouse Corporation will construct two 42' Geodesic Greenhouse Domes in Pangnirtung, Nunavut, during the 2014 Sealift schedule; in 2015, It will construct six additional greenhouses in Iqaluit, four in Clyde River & four in Arviat -- the following year during the 2016 Sealift schedule, greenhouses would be constructed in ALL other Nunavut communities.
Each greenhouse will produce approximately 3250lbs of FRESH & LOCALLY grown fruits and vegetables, herbs and spices as well as cut flowers and house plants; the greenhouses will operate YEAR ROUND and will provide approximately 60lbs of fresh product on a weekly basis. It will also have a hot pots of different vegetable soup as an offering to the public for those two need a free hot meal.
This greenhouse in Pangnirtung alone will employ a greenhouse manager, two assistant greenhouse managers, and three student workers each school year.
It will also work with the Colleges and High Schools to create a working Agricultural, Horticultural & Greenhouse Farming class and have weekly public culinary classes and gardening classes on a "donate what you can to join the class" basis.
The Pangnirtung Greenhouse Corporation is currently seeking support for this project, Please Sign & Share with your friends and the public.
There is also a Naming Competition for the naming of each dome constructed, at the moment the PGC is currently seeking Name Submissions and can be purchased at our FundRazr.com campaign at https://fundrazr.com/campaigns/8aPV2 !