A Greenhouse is a simple and efficient technology that can be used to grow all kinds of vegetables year round. Using local materials, Southern Cameroonians and farmers in rural areas can construct their own greenhouses to grow tomatoes, carrots, green peppers, celery etc. Would you like to know how?

This week on Amba Farmers Voice, we shall be talking about how with local materials, people in the villages and towns can construct their own greenhouses of any size. We’ll provide a step by step process. Simple drip irrigation techniques and organic fertilizer use will also be discussed.

The main advantage of a greenhouse is that they greatly improve planting efficiency and results. Other benefits include plant protection, climate control, a longer growing season, and much more. Greenhouses can prevent pests, weeds, as well as provide more control against other diseases. With proper care, greenhouses provide year round income