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,

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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

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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

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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/

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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

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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,

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Miscellaneous Information

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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

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Supplier Directory

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

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Publications

Minnesota High Tunnel Production Manual for Commercial GrowersUniversity of Minnesota2012University of Minnesotahightunnels.cfans.umn.edu/minnesota-high-tunnel-production-manual/ Four Season Harvest: Organic Vegetables from Your Home Garden All Year LongEliot Coleman1999, 212 pagesChelsea Green Publishingwww.chelseagreen.com High Tunnel Design and Use Workshop CD Info packet compiled from a 2006 workshop at Ohio State University, the

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