Resources

Growing Berry Crops in Protective Structures

Growing Berry Crops in Protective Structures

A Resource for High Tunnel Berry Growers Berry growers in the Upper Midwest and Northeast can access information specific to growing berries in tunnels at the TunnelBerries website:  www.TunnelBerries.org.  TunnelBerries is a seven-state research and extension project designed to provide growers with the knowledge needed to expand raspberry,

Read more

Our Bugs in a Jug Webpage – Ohio State University

Want to know more about crop biostimulants, especially their use in sustainable-organic vegetable production? Growers and others can find out more about these popular but often confusing products. This website is setup as a hub for biostimulant/biofertilizer information, events, and farmer-focused research. Register to participate in call-in conversations

Read more

Growing Under Cover: A Kansas Grower’s Guide

Growing Under Cover: A Kansas Grower’s Guide

Growing Under Cover 2 is here!! Written by Tom Buller, Kansas Rural Center; Dr. Cary Rivard, Kansas State University, Fruit and Vegetable Extension Specialist; and Kim Oxley, Research Extension Associate, Kansas State University, Growing Under Cover: A Kansas Grower’s Guide, provides success stories from Kansas farmers who use

Read more

Links

Below are links to other resources high tunnel related resources.  If you have a link suggestion, please email us at   https://www.eckman.co.uk/resources/organic-gardening/   http://www.rodalesorganiclife.com/garden/beginners-guide-seed-saving   http://www.planetnatural.com/composting-101/

Read more

Associations

Below is a list of associations related to high tunnel (hoophouse) construction and production American Society for Plasticulture www.plasticulture.org Appropriate Technology Transfer for Rural Areas www.attra.org Growing Growers Training Program www.growinggrowers.org Healthy Farmers, Healthy Profits Project bse.wisc.edu/hfhp High Tunnels Growers Network www.hightunnelnetwork.org Market-Farming.com www.market-farming.com National Sustainable Agriculture

Read more

Research

http://mtvernon.wsu.edu/hightunnels/General content including structures, ‘wind proofing’, growing crops, plasticulture and general production techniques  
http://www.hort.cornell.edu/hightunnel/Help farmers profit from the use of high tunnels to extend their growing season and produce higher quality vegetables, fruit and flowers.    
http://msucares.com/crops/hightunnels/index.htmlWorkshops, suppliers, videos, publications  
http://plasticulture.cas.psu.edu/H-tunnels.htmCrop information, technologies (high tunnels, plastic mulches,

Read more

Miscellaneous Information

Coming Soon

Read more

Factsheets

The Healthy Farms, Healthy Profits Project has compiled a list of work efficiency tip sheets. Visit their website now:http://bse.wisc.edu/HFHP/tipsheetpage2.htm Partnered with: The University of Wisconsin-Madison,Centers for Disease Control and Prevention,The National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health

Read more

Supplier Directory

If you would like to be added to the directory, please email us at info@hightunnels.org.

Read more

Publications

Iowa High Tunnel Fruit and Vegetable Production Manual Iowa State University 2017 https://store.extension.iastate.edu/product/13342 Minnesota High Tunnel Production Manual for Commercial Growers University of Minnesota 2012 University of Minnesota hightunnels.cfans.umn.edu/minnesota-high-tunnel-production-manual/ Four Season Harvest: Organic Vegetables from Your Home Garden All Year Long Eliot Coleman 1999, 212 pages Chelsea

Read more

THE LATEST

STAY IN TOUCH

email facebook Follow HighTunnels.org on Twitter google rss  youtube

JOIN THE LISTSERV

The listserv is a great place to learn what growers are doing with high tunnels, what crops and varieties do best, and what practices have been successful on local farms.

Subscribe Search Archive