"Nomadic Acres": 40 acres w/off-grid state-of-the-art 29'6x84'greenhouse. Owner invested over $600,000, bringing his substantial horticultural experience, w/education & training in the UK. Powered by solar panels as the electrical supply for spring/summer growing season, backup generator for winter use to supplement shortfall. Propane powers in-floor radiant heat in cooler months. Water captured from rain gutters running the length of greenhouse, filling four 10,000 liter cisterns. Seasonal production included peppers, chilies, tomatoes, eggplant, zucchinis, cucumbers, basil & other greens, marketed at a variety of farmers markets including CR's Pier St.: Cumberland Village, Courtenay's Wednesday, Comox Valley Farmer's & Quadra Farmer's. Owner's plan was to eventually expand to 4 greenhouses, fruit orchard & other outside crops. Change in immigration rules, means he can't stay. All equipment pictured, including solar panels, quad, tools, growing tables, containers: all extra.
3724 Macaulay Rd, Black Creek BC V9J 1C6
Level, Private, Rectangular Lot, Acreage, No Through Road, Quiet Area, Rural Setting
Propane, Radiant Floor
Listing by Royal LePage-Comox Valley (CV)
Listing information last updated: Thu Mar 04 2021 17:00:29 GMT+0000 (Coordinated Universal Time)