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Keep Your Plants Healthy: Minerals for Plant Growth

minerals for plant growth
January 25, 2017

Minerals are essential for healthy plant growth, but choosing the right soil and minerals for your plants can be overwhelming. Our greenhouse experts have broken down the main minerals for successful gardening, and what to expect if your plants are not getting enough of any of them. Nitrogen Nitrogen is used by all plants more […] Read More

Sharing the Fruits of Our Labor: Banana Harvest

banana harvest
January 18, 2017

As you enter the main office building on our campus, you are greeted by an entryway greenhouse environment complete with a beautiful koi pond and numerous fruiting tropical plants. We grow bananas, pineapples, limes, lemons, and even cumquats. Right now our banana trees are producing very well and we are sharing the fruits of our […] Read More

Staying Positive: Recovering from a Tilapia Disaster

Recovering from a tilapia disaster
January 12, 2017

Raising any kind of animal is hard work, and can be both rewarding and devastating at times. This week at Solar, we truly experienced a hardship regarding our tilapia system. The auto fill value in our aquaponics system became stuck open overnight and poured gallons of cold water into our tank, allowing the water to […] Read More