The Farm; hoop house / greenhouse


Designing, Building, and Operating a Climate Battery Greenhouse

  • Friday, October 11, 2019, 6:00 PM - 8:30 PM

Designing, Building, and Operating a Climate Battery Greenhouse

Friday October 11th from 6-8:30pm. With Tim and Katherine Clymer, owners of Threefold Farm in Mechanicsburg, Pennsylvania. Threefold Farm is a transitional organic orchard specializing in unusual fruits. In this workshop you will learn: What is a climate battery greenhouse? The concept is to use the earth beneath as a sort of "thermal battery"for storing excess heat generated by the structure Design and installation of our two commercial-size climate battery greenhouses. Lessons learned in the first two years of operation Penn State University 2018-2019 study resultsĀ  including temperature results
About Threefold farms future plans and areas for improvement. Room 120 Human Services Complex in Montour Falls Cost is$20 per person with prepayment required to register or 607.535.7161 with question.



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Roger Ort
Local Foods and Agriculture Educator


CCE-Schuyler County
Schuyler County Human Services Complex
323 Owego Street, Unit #5
Montour Falls, New York 14865

Last updated September 17, 2019