Our 42 foot long hoop house/greenhouse/ poly tunnel was accidentally built on a winter spring. We get our share of water inside during the rainy months here in Oregon (can you read like 9 months of the year!) After three years of slipping and sliding around while harvesting our winter greens we decided to mulch […]
First it started with chickens…. isn’t that the story of every homesteader? Well in this case our permaculture adventure started with chickens and now after 4+ weeks of chickens in the garden we are about to add a goat and a sheep. Check out this weeks video on how we hooked up our electric fence […]
We love gardening so much that we do it year around here in Oregon! Not only does our poly tunnel/green house give us food all four seasons of the year but it also serves as a place for extra food storage, keeping the veggies even fresher than a refrigerator without electricity. We built this hoop […]
Come take our farm tour, see our 20 ft by 40 ft greenhouse where we grow year around! Check out our farm animals, watch the farmer lift a 23 ft beam into our tea studio- like a farmer and see what our farm is all about!
Want to find out how to build a greenhouse? Since we live in a cooler climate, we NEED to grow tomatoes and peppers under covers and a greenhouse works perfectly for us. Although we can’t grow enough tomatoes to preserve a lot of tomato sauce, we can fit enough plants in here for fresh eating. […]
Two years ago I bought my first roll of Tufflite IV greenhouse film and have since used it in a variety of ways around the Runamuk farm and homestead. As I’ve progressed along my journey towards a sustainable life I’ve looked for ways to extend my growing season, ways to improve upon the things I […]