3724 Macaulay Rd $1,100,000
Comox Valley, Black Creek, BC, V9J 1C6
Single Family in Black Creek
Come see "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. Current production includes 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. Parting with his dream part way thru, leaving for someone else to carry the torch.
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