SaskPower Shand Greenhouse joined forces with Dr Ken Van Rees, Department of Soil Sciences, University of Saskatchewan (Uof S),and a number of other partners in June 2007 to explore the viability of harvesting willow as a biomass fuel. Read more…
It was a successful close to the three-year pilot of the SaskPower Shand Greenhouse Mini- Nursery. Events were held in June at both the Town of Martensville and the Nipawin and District Regional Park.
Environment Week (June 4-8) was Trees and Kids time again at the Shand Greenhouse!
Open to grade 10 to 12 Saskatchewan interested in environmental issues. Create a three-minute enviro video laptop computer. The winning entry the Saskatchewan Communications Network(SCN).
Some plants have been on earth for thousands of years, but have changed significantly over time. How do scientists know what plants looked like thousands and even millions of years ago? They use fossils!