We would like to invite you to participate in a special Education Sector Open House at 1:00 pm on Tuesday, July 19 at our brand new headquarters in Markham, Ontario.

HiGarden is a developer of the VIGA™ Vertical Indoor Gardening and Aquaculture system, a unique self-contained ecosystem designed to be be both a learning tool for educators, and a facility enhancement for school administration.

The HiGarden VIGA™ Vertical Indoor Gardening & Aquaculture system is the ultimate resource for teaching and learning about biology and sustainability. The VIGA® system applies the concepts of bio-mimicry and closed-loop ecosystems to products to help bring people closer to nature.
In addition, HiGarden VIGA™ systems dramatically improves the indoor environment of any school through its natural filtration technologies and the restorative power of the oxygen produced by the vegetative elements of VIGA™.

VIGA™ employs HiGarden’s Indoor Regenerative Design™ approach which symbiotically components into unique, bio-diverse and modular systems that will fit perfectly into any school environment.

VIGA™ systems can be designed produce large quantities of organic vegetables and edible fish indoors all year long.

VIGA™ is scalable with systems small enough for a classrooms, and room size installations which can serve as complete living laboratories.

larger which can ones suitable for schools and community buildings.

The following video explains how our system works:

Benefits of VIGA™ include:

  • The cultivation of significant quantities of rapid growth organic vegetables for consumption
  • The production of healthy organic edible fish for consumption
  • The filtration and re-oxygenation of indoor air through the inclusion of specialized plants
  • The promotion of health through contact with the calming effects of the natural environment
  • A constant and continuous education about the inter-connectedness of nature and its benefits
Features of VIGA™ include:
  • It is totally organic and is designed to operate with no additional fertilizers or pesticides
  • It is designed to be self sustaining ecosystem requiring virtually no ongoing hardware maintenance
  • It incorporates leading-edge water and plant growth media to enhance growth and resilience
Varieties of VIGA™ include:
  • Tabletop VIGA™ Units: A decorative feature for personal spaces
  • Bookcase Sized VIGA™ Units: Full feature units for larger spaces
  • VIGA™ Corner Units: Ideal for high profile public and private spaces
  • Customized Room Sized VIGA™ Systems: Integrated design of full scale VIGA™ systems
  • VIGA™ In-A-Box: A full scale food production system designed for standard shipping containers

HiGarden VIGA™ Open House Focus Sessions:

While our offices, staff and displays will be open all day, Tuesday through Thursday, July 19-21, we will be hosting focus sessions for specialized applications of our technology at the following times

Tues. July 19,10:00 am, Remote Communities: First Nation & Northern Communities


Tues. July 19, 1:00 pm, Academic Sector: Primary/Secondary Schools, Colleges & Universities 
Wed. July 20, 10:00 am Broad Public Sector: Government, Institution & Relief Organizations

Wed. July 20, 1:00 pm Healthcare Sector: Hospitals, Long Term Care Facilities & Medical Offices
Thur. July 21, 10:00 am, Residential Sector: Condominiums, Apartments & Houses
Thurs. July 22, 1:00 pm, Commercial Sector: Hotels, Retailers, Restaurants & Office Buildings
We look forward to share with you how VIGA™ help you to stay connected the benefits of the natural environment all day long, every day of the year.

Please let us know if you can join us for our Open House First Nation Session, 10:00 am on July 19, 2016, by either  email: leon@higarden.ca  or by phone @(416) 473-4614.