High Tunnel Production Manual Penn State Design and construction of the Penn State high tunnel. W. Lamont, M. McGann, M. Orzolek, High tunnel production manual, 2nd edition. High Tunnel Manual This manual contains basic information on high tunnels, including construction, maintenance, irrigation, pest management and details on growing. Save For Later Print The [hightunnels listserv comprises over 850 members, most of which are growers using high tunnels. 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.
High tunnel production manual. Pennsylvania State University. Dept. of Horticulture. Center for Plasticulture, High Tunnel Research and Education Facility, Introduction to High Tunnels and the Penn State High Tunnel Research A Education Facility. 1: World and Regional Perspectives. 6: High Tunnel Production Manual. Center for Plasticulture, Department of Horticulture, College of Agricultural Sciences, The Pennsylvania State University. Available for 25. 00 from Dr.
Lamont, 206 Tyson Building, The Pennsylvania State University, University Park, PA or email: [email protected] edu This is a conventional production guide that includes one chapter on transitioning a tunnel to organic production. Hightunnels. org [Online. Kstate Research and Extension, University of Missouri Extension and University of Nebraska Cooperative Extension. Consider managing the high tunnel system to maintain or improve soil health by following a soil management system that creates a favorable habitat for soil microbes by: High Tunnel Production Manual".
Penn State University College of Agriculture, Department of Horticulture. White, L. and Orzolek, M. 2003 A paper on economics of high tunnel production High Tunnels: How Can They Make Me Money (J. K. Harper, unpublished), a production manual The Penn State High Growing Greens in High Tunnels Ted Carey Penn State High Tunnel Production Manual. Production of vegetables, strawberries and cut flowers using Plasticulture NRAESusing Plasticulture. NRAES133. OSU high tunnel workshop audio Michigan State University Student Organic Farm Website.
27 2004 Are updating with 2005 2007 data Design and Construction of the Penn State High Tunnel William J. Lamont, Jr.1 Martin R. McGann, 2 high tunnels offer a production system that minimizes the Penn State High Tunnel Manual (Lamont et al.2001) available from the senior author.
The manual also includes Proper design and construction of high tunnels have a useful life of 20 years if properly constructed and maintained. The first step in high tunnel crop production is choosing a suitable site for the structure (Figure 2). High Tunnel Production Manual.
2008. Penn State Center for Plasticulture. Walking to Spring. 2003. Paul and Alison Experience with high tunnel production: Annual crops that have done well in southwest Michigan High Tunnel Manual, Penn State Extension; Penn State Extension; Related MSU Extension articles.