Using mini hoop tunnels (or any season extenders) means your gardening before it’s time to garden with the natural rhythm. You’re helping tender young plants with some modern conveniences. Those conveniences require your own energy input and only you’ll know what your willing to do for an earlier harvest. How do mini hoop tunnels work? […]
We hosted a caterpillar tunnel workshop on our farm. What’s a caterpillar tunnel? It’s an inexpensive, easy-to-build hoophouse that you can use to grow greens in the winter or extend your season for warm-loving crops (like tomatoes and peppers). We include a summary of materials used and our costs.