Choose the correct variant from the brackets.
my ucle .... (was , has been had been ) the owner of grenn -house for the past 5 years . .He ... (was,is growing , grows ), cucumbers and tomatoes in it . Last year he ...(gathered , has gathered ) agood crop . After he ... ( sold , has sold , had sold) the vegetables at the market , his profit .....(went , is gone , has gone ) up sharply . H e decided to enlarge the area , and sait he ... (wiill increase , would increase ,will be increased) the harvest and would get richer ,When he started this business nobody (belives , had belived , believed ) in his succsess . Now there is not doubt his business (had become ,has become ) , really profitable .